Electoral reforms purely a Zimbabwe process

By Daniel Chigundu European Union Election Observer Mission says the electoral reforms needed to make elections credible are purely the responsibility of the country and its citizens. Zimbabwe has generally held disputed elections since 2000 although the July 2018 polls were regarded to be a step in the right direction though with a lot of …

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Electoral reforms purely a Zimbabwe process

By Daniel Chigundu European Union Election Observer Mission says the electoral reforms needed to make elections credible are purely the responsibility of the country and its citizens. Zimbabwe has generally held disputed elections since 2000 although the July 2018 polls were regarded to be a step in the right direction though with a lot of …

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Poor voter registration in MDC-T strongholds dampen hope

By Wisdom Mumera MDC-T faces a daunting task to regain its foothold in the coming elections following interim voter registration statistics released by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) showed low turnout in its strongholds. Voter registration numbers in regions which the opposition has traditionally done well are just above 50% at a time projected estimates for an opposition win in 2018 require nearly 2 million …

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Why 2013 voters’ roll has no place in the 2018 election

By Election Resource Centre   AS Zimbabwe heads towards the 2018 elections which are now about a year away, questions on the 2013 voters’ roll can no longer be ignored on the basis of two potential realities. Firstly, the Electoral Act, as it currently stands, does not definitively establish a fresh registration process which will ultimately vanquish the 2013 voters’ roll and thus barring voting on …

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Why 2013 voters’ roll has no place in the 2018 election

By Election Resource Centre   AS Zimbabwe heads towards the 2018 elections which are now about a year away, questions on the 2013 voters’ roll can no longer be ignored on the basis of two potential realities. Firstly, the Electoral Act, as it currently stands, does not definitively establish a fresh registration process which will ultimately vanquish the 2013 voters’ roll and thus barring voting on …

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