Malawi election commission appeals for calm as it tallies votes

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*Malawi's electoral commission appealed for "peace and calm" on Wednesday as it counted ballots following a historic poll to re-elect a president after Peter Mutharika's victory was overturned.*

Voters in Malawi went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in just over a year after the Constitutional Court dramatically ruled that last year's polls were fraught with "grave and widespread" irregularities.

Results from the May 2019 election sparked countrywide protest that lasted months, a ra…
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