Proclamation Of Election Dates Is Done By The President – ZEC

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) has said only President Emmerson Mnangagwa can proclaim dates for elections in the country. The commission makes the remarks at the backdrop of continuous deferment of by-elections meant to fill about 48 parliamentary seats and over 80 council seats left vacant when MDC-T recalled MDC Alliance legislators or councillors. ZEC has been receiving criticism for the deferment of the by-elections. Authorities have been citing the prevalence of the COVID-19 pandemic as justification for deferring the elections. Zec commissioner Qhubani Moyo Thursday said the electoral management…

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Edgar Lungu warns perpetrators of violence

Zambian PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has described as shocking the murder of Patriotic Front North Western Province Chairman Jackson Kungo, and a brother of provincial Deputy Permanent Secretary Emmanuel Chihili.President Lungu is further dismayed by the amount of mayhem in North Western,some parts of Westen, and Southern provinces which he says has effectivelyrendered the elections in the three provinces not free and fair. “How can you talk about free and fair elections when our opponents have takenthis election as war?When people say elections were not free and fair, they accuse the…

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“Only One Day” – MDC Granny Calls For Resilience

An opposition MDC Alliance granny has urged members of her party to be resolute saying they will one day attain power from the ruling ZANU PF. She added that it might not be the current generation but power will definitely be attained if they remain vigilant. She had been asked by Derwmas Media whether she was contemplating leaving her party to join ZANU PF since the opposition party had not managed to dislodge the ruling party since its formation. The granny also indicated that since the rise of President Emmerson…

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