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ECZ participates in Commemoration of International Anti-Corruption Day

ECZ participates in Commemoration of International Anti-Corruption Day

9th December, 2018 News Stories

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) is participating in the commemoration of the International Anti-Corruption Day which falls every year on 9th December 2018. Read More

Stakeholders Meet In Solwezi Ahead Of Tumvwanganai By-Election

Stakeholders Meet In Solwezi Ahead Of Tumvwanganai By-Election

17th November, 2018 Library Documents | News Stories

Various stakeholders met today Saturday, 17th November 2018 at the Solwezi Municipal Council Chamber. The meeting was attended by participating political parties, the police and Civil Society. Read More

Escalating Levels Of Intolerance Among Political Players Worry ECZ

25th October, 2018 Library Documents | News Stories

The Commission has observed with sadness the escalating levels of intolerance among political players. Addressing traditional leaders in Mangango Constituency in Kaoma district, Commissioner Honourable Mr Justice Christopher Mushabati noted that political players have blatantly disregarded the provisions of the electoral code of conduct with impunity. He observed that there were pockets of violence reported ... Read moreEscalating Levels Of Intolerance Among Political Players Worry ECZ Read More

ECZ Meets Lupososhi Chiefs ahead of the Lupososhi District Council Chairperson election

ECZ Meets Lupososhi Chiefs ahead of the Lupososhi District Council Chairperson election

20th October, 2018 Library Documents | News Stories

Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) Commissioner Mr Ali Simwinga says that Regulation 20 of the Electoral Code of Conduct prohibits any individual or organisation from coercing or intimidating another person during campaigns, public debates or elections. Mr Simwinga said this today in Luwingu during a Traditional Leaders Meeting held at Mountain City Lodge in Luwingu. ... Read moreECZ Meets Lupososhi Chiefs ahead of the Lupososhi District Council Chairperson election Read More

Electoral Commission of Zambia Vice-Chairperson, Mrs. Annette Nhekairo graces a Public Forum in Solwezi

Electoral Commission of Zambia Vice-Chairperson, Mrs. Annette Nhekairo graces a Public Forum in Solwezi

20th October, 2018 Library Documents | News Stories

Electoral Commission of Zambia Vice-Chairperson, officiated at a Public Forum, which was held at the Solwezi Council Chamber in Solwezi. Speaking during the official opening of the, Public Forum, the Vice-Chairperson said that the Commission started conducting a series of Public Forums from March this year in various parts of the country in order to ... Read moreElectoral Commission of Zambia Vice-Chairperson, Mrs. Annette Nhekairo graces a Public Forum in Solwezi Read More

ECZ Commissioner Ali Simwinga Calls For Youth Participation In Lupososhi Polls

ECZ Commissioner Ali Simwinga Calls For Youth Participation In Lupososhi Polls

20th October, 2018 Library Documents | News Stories

ECZ Commissioner Ali Simwinga Calls For Youth Participation In Lupososhi Polls Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) Commissioner Mr. Ali Simwinga has encouraged youths in Lupososhi District to participate in upcoming 20th November, 2018 Polls for Office of Council Chairperson in the District. Commissioner Simwinga said that the Commission realises the enthusiasm displayed by the youth ... Read moreECZ Commissioner Ali Simwinga Calls For Youth Participation In Lupososhi Polls Read More

LEGAL FRAMEWORK GOVERNING ELECTIONS IN ZAMBIA: DOWNLOADS

LEGAL FRAMEWORK GOVERNING ELECTIONS IN ZAMBIA: DOWNLOADS

28th August, 2018 News Stories

LEGAL FRAMEWORK GOVERNING ELECTIONS IN ZAMBIA: DOWNLOADS The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) draws its mandate from the Constitution of the Republic of Zambia and statutes stipulated by the Legislature. The following laws guide the Electoral Commission of Zambia; The Constitution of Zambia (1991) which contains the Bill of Rights: (https://elections.org.zm/media/constitution_of_zambia_technical_committee__-_23rd_october_2014.pdf) The Constitution of Zambia ... Read moreLEGAL FRAMEWORK GOVERNING ELECTIONS IN ZAMBIA: DOWNLOADS Read More

ECZ TO DEPLOY ENUMERATORS TO INTERVIEW HOUSEHOLDS ON LOW VOTER TURNOUT AND PREVALENCE OF REJECTED BALLOT PAPERS

ECZ TO DEPLOY ENUMERATORS TO INTERVIEW HOUSEHOLDS ON LOW VOTER TURNOUT AND PREVALENCE OF REJECTED BALLOT PAPERS

10th August, 2018 Featured | News Stories

The Commission is currently conducting a training workshop for enumerators from the Zambia Central Statistical Office (CSO). The training is designed to prepare the enumerators for deployment in August, 2018 across Zambia to conduct interviews with households on high prevalence of Rejected Ballot Papers and the incidence of low voter turnout in the 2016 presidential election. Read More

BRIEFING OF UNIFORMED STAFF UNDERWAY

BRIEFING OF UNIFORMED STAFF UNDERWAY

23rd July, 2018 News Stories

The Briefing of Uniformed Staff and Party Agents is taking place today in various districts where elections are expected to take place across the country. Read More

ELECTION SUPPORT CENTRES TO BE ESTABLISHED DURING THE CONDUCT OF 26TH JULY POLLS

ELECTION SUPPORT CENTRES TO BE ESTABLISHED DURING THE CONDUCT OF 26TH JULY POLLS

23rd July, 2018 News Stories

During the Conduct of the 26th July, 2018 Polls, the Commission will establish Election Support Centres in Districts where the elections will be taking place. Read More