News reports mention the use of electronic processing of results. But no further details can be found.
Madagascar Heading Toward Runoff Poll in Presidential Race, by The Associated Press, Nov. 14, 2018, accessed 22 Nov 2018
"The computer processing of results by the CENI (electoral commission) is not transparent," said Rajoelina's representative in a statement, which said they would no longer observe the commission's counting.
Ravalomanana also voiced suspicions of the count. "There are many CENI publications that do not correspond to the minutes we have. We request the publication and access to electronic files of polling station results by polling station, said Hanitra Razafimanantsoa, a lawyer for Ravalomanana.