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Parliamentary Elections 2018
September 2 - September 4
2nd September: Rwandan Diaspora votes
3rd September: Rwandans in Rwanda vote
‘Rwanda Parliament consists of 106 parliamentarians including 80 elected for a 5 year term in the lower chamber and 26 senators elected for an 8 year term in the upper chamber.
The lower chamber includes 53 MPs elected in general elections, 2 representatives of the youth, 24 representing women and one representing people with disability.
Elections of 53 MPs who get seats through general elections are set on September 2 and 3 in diaspora and at home respectively.
On September 4, women representatives will vote for 24 women through all Districts and Provinces to fill the 30% quota of women representatives.’
Information on voting centres will be published closer to the election period.