The opposition, which saw elections as a chance to check Macky Sall’s third-term aspirations, is without a majority too.
Opposition hopes vote will force coalition with President Macky Sall and curb any ambitions he may hold for third term.
In a municipal election in January, the ruling party lost major cities to the opposition. Sunday’s poll is another test.
President Macron continues his visit to three African countries to improve relations with former colonies.