Tag: casual elections

Thake and Bartolo win a seat in Parliament

David Thake and Ivan Bartolo will replace Simon Busuttil and Marthese Portelli in Parliament as they have won seats on the 12th and 9th district following a casual election held today.

12 candidates throw their names in the ring for Busuttil, Portelli’s...

Two casual elections are being held on Tuesday after former Opposition Leader and Partit Nazzjonalista leader Simon Busuttil and MP Marthese Portelli resigned from their seats. Busuttil and Portelli were elected in the 2017 snap general election on the twelfth district and ninth district respectively.

No nominations received on first day of casual elections

Speaker of the House Anglu Farrugia confirmed that he received a resignation letter from Opposition MP Marthese Portelli dated 28 February. Opposition whip Robert Cutajar thanked both Busuttil and Portelli for their work.