Governance ELECTIONS

Commitment that the upcoming 2018 elections will be peaceful, harmonious and democratic

www.zim.gov.zw November 24, 2017
In progress
Jun 2018

ZEC Instructs Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe To Provide Equal Coverage To All Political Parties

www.techzim.co.zw June 11, 2018

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has written to Zimbabwe Media Commission (ZMC) and Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe(BAZ) asking them to grant equal coverage on all media platforms to all participating political parties for the upcoming 2018 Elections.

May 2018

Zimbabwe election date announced

www.enca.com May 30, 2018

Mnangagwa has announced the country's national elections will be held on 30 July.

May 2018

Govt, EU sign poll MoU

www.herald.co.zw May 29, 2018

Government and the European Union (EU) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU )setting out a framework and arrangements on how the bloc is going to observe the forthcoming harmonised elections.

May 2018

5 million inspect provisional voters’ roll

www.herald.co.zw May 29, 2018

Over 4,7 million people have inspected the provisional voters’ roll as the programme ends today, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) has said.

Apr 2018

Zimbabwe sets up special courts for election violence

www.iol.co.za April 23, 2018

Zimbabwe has established special courts to deal with cases of political violence the police said.

Apr 2018

Conditions conducive for free, fair elections: Sadc chief

www.herald.co.zw April 21, 2018

Visiting Sadc Executive Secretary Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax has commended the political and legislative environment in Zimbabwe, saying it is conducive to conduct a credible election.

Apr 2018

We have cleaned up voters roll-ZEC

www.newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk April 21, 2018

ZEC has cleaned provisional voters roll, paving way for public inspection of registry.

Feb 2018

Mnangagwa Challenges Police As Zimbabwe Heads Towards Elections

https://news.pindula.co.zw February 16, 2018

While officially opening the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) New Headquarters and Forensic Science Laboratory in Harare yesterday, Mnangagwa Said: Allow me to reiterate that we are going to have free, fair and credible elections. As the country’s law enforcement agency, we, therefore, expect you to play a pivotal role by contributing to the building of a conducive atmosphere that begets such a desired outcome, through efficient and effective policing. Government would thus do everything in its power to ensure that you are ready to adequately police the forthcoming plebiscite.

Feb 2018

New Zec chair Chigumba promises credible elections

www.chronicle.co.zw February 02, 2018

Newly appointed Zec Chairperson Justice Priscilla Chigumba pledged to deliver a free and credible election yesterday soon after she took her oaths of loyalty and office before President Emmerson Mnangagwa at State House.

Jan 2018

Invitation to poll observers applauded

www.zimbabwesituation.com January 22, 2018

Pronouncement by President Emmerson Mnangagwa that international observers are free to observe this year’s harmonised elections have been applauded by election and human rights watchdogs.

Jan 2018

EU open to send Zimbabwe vote monitors, wants credible polls

www.news24.com January 22, 2018

The European Union says it stands ready to send election monitors to Zimbabwe and hopes that free and fair polls can be held soon.

Jan 2018

‘poll postponement out of the question’

www.sundaymail.co.zw January 21, 2018

Zimbabwe’s harmonised elections will be conducted between July 23 and August 22, 2018 in keeping with the Constitution, Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi has said.

Jan 2018

Mnangagwa: No Diaspora Vote, Come Back Home

www.zimbabwesituation.com January 17, 2018

Zimbabwe currently does not have the capacity nor the logistics to enable millions of Zimbabweans living outside the country’s borders to vote, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Monday.

Jan 2018

President Says No Violence At Elections

www.zimbabwesituation.com January 15, 2018

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has written on Sunday saying during the upcoming elections there should not be any violence. “When we go to the elections you should not fight,” he wrote on his Twitter handle.