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THE opposition MDC has accused the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) of tinkering with the voters’ roll during by-elections, leading to many voters being disenfranchised. ...
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A TASKFORCE on electoral and political reforms should be created under the political parties dialogue forum to push and monitor for the implementation of reforms in order to avert disputed polls in 2023, an independent election watchdog has said. ...
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LEADERSHIP is about setting strategic goals for a nation or society and motivating individuals to effectively conduct assignments in service to those goals. In modern day democratic societies, leadership is acquired through elections, a formal and organised exercise where citizens choose individuals for political offices. In a free and fair environment, the person or party with the best policy ideas often wins the elections. ...
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National News
MATABELELAND South province could lose three constituencies in the impeding delimitation exercise by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), including the popular constituency of Gwanda South which has not been won by an opposition member since 2008. ...
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MUTASA Central ward 10 councillor Frank Chitembwe, whose seat was declared vacant following his incarceration for public violence, has filed an urgent High Court application seeking an order to set aside the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec)’s decision to hold a by-election on May 11. ...
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THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) will this week host representatives of political parties, election observer groups, constitutional commissions and civic society to diagnose its handling of the July 30, 2018 harmonised elections. ...
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THE premature announcement of election results has emerged as the first flashpoint between the opposition and poll management body, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec). ...
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National News
A NEW political movement calling itself Ideal Zimbabwe has criticised opposition parties for agreeing to participate in elections before measures are put in place to reform the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), which is largely perceived as biased because of the composition of its secretariat. ...
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A HARARE lawyer has approached the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) seeking an order to declare Section 192(6) of the Electoral Act constitutionally invalid, arguing the section gives the Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs minister powers to interfere with the operations of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), which is supposed to operate independently. ...
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National News
TWO international companies shortlisted to supply Zimbabwe with biometric voter registration (BVR) kits will today start site validation tests ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections. ...
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RESIDENTS of Mount Pleasant Heights have threatened to sue the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) for “illegally” transferring their names from the Harare voters’ roll to Mazowe South constituency in Mashonaland Central province under the guise of a new mapping exercise. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
Zimbabwe has held a series of disputed elections since 2000 triggering a national crisis at some historical juncture. ...
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National News
ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (Zec) chief elections officer Lovemore Chipunza Sekeramayi has died. ...
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National News
A BATTLE is looming between the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) and polling officers who presided over the Victoria Falls Ward 9 by-election in October 2013. ...
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News Southern Africa
OPPOSITION parties and civil society groups in Malawi have raised dust over the decision by that country’s electoral commission to borrow some material from the ZEC. ...
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National News
Morgen Komichi’s lawyer Alec Muchadehama accused Chief Superintendent Chrispen Makedenge, of receiving instructions from the Zec to nail down his client. ...
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National News
ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau has been sucked into a vehicle theft scam after her car registration plates were recovered fixed to a stolen vehicle in Mutare early this year. ...
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National News Politics
THE ZEC and Registrar-General Tobaiwa Mudede yesterday failed to explain why an electronic voters’ roll has not been availed to political parties. ...
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National News Politics
Business mogul Mutumwa Mawere has made an urgent application to the Constitutional Court to stop ZEC from conducting voter registration until citizenship status issues have been clarified. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
Last week we carried a story titled Zimbabweans are afraid of elections in which ZEC deputy chairperson Joyce Kazembe openly stated that the electorate is scared at the prospect of elections. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
In yesterday’s issue we carried a story titled Zimbabweans are afraid of elections in which ZEC deputy chairperson Joyce Kazembe openly stated that the electorate is scared at the prospect of elections. ...
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National News Politics
ZAPU leader Dumiso Dabengwa has sued the ZEC for failing to provide him with an electoral voters’ roll, which he says he wants to analyse before the pending elections. ...
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National News Politics
THE Joint Monitoring and Implementation Committee (Jomic) is mobilising resources to monitor the ongoing voter registration exercise ...
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National News Politics
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, PM Morgan Tsvangirai and DPM Arthur Mutambara have settled for Judicial Service Commission chairperson Rita Makarau to take over as the new chairperson of the ZEC. ...
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News Politics
ZANU PF and the two MDC parties yesterday clashed over the composition of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec)’s secretariat which the latter insist was “partisan”, pushing for its replacement before the harmonised elections later this year. ...
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National News
ZEC yesterday defended PM Tsvangirai’s involvement in preparations for this year’s harmonised elections saying the MDC-T leader is not interfering with the process. ...
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National News Politics
President Robert Mugabe and PM Morgan Tsvangirai are reportedly embroiled in a fight over a suitable candidate to replace ZEC chair person Justice Simpson Mutambanengwe. ...
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