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Commission Awards Journalists

Commission Awards Journalists

31st May, 2018 News Stories

Commission Awards Journalists The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) sponsored Election Reporting Awards at the 16th edition of the 2018 MISA Awards held on 28th April, 2018 under the theme “Celebrating Media Excellence”. The Election Award was funded under the 2017-2018 United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Support Project to Elections in Zambia. The Awards which ... Read moreCommission Awards Journalists Read More

Staff Attend COBIT Training

Staff Attend COBIT Training

31st May, 2018 News Stories

Staff Attend COBIT Training COBIT®5 is a comprehensive framework of globally accepted practices that helps enterprise leaders create optimal value from IT by maintaining balance amongst benefits and optimising risk levels and resource use. The training provides the structure and tools needed to deliver trust and value, manage risk, avoid potential embarrassment and maximize opportunities. ... Read moreStaff Attend COBIT Training Read More

The Commission Meets Traditional Leaders in Chilanga

31st May, 2018 News Stories

The Commission Meets Traditional Leaders in Chilanga The Commission recently held a meeting with traditional leaders in Chilanga Constituency ahead of the Parliamentary by-election scheduled to take place on Tuesday 5th June, 2018. The Commission recently held a meeting with traditional leaders in Chilanga Constituency ahead of the Parliamentary by-election scheduled to take place on ... Read moreThe Commission Meets Traditional Leaders in Chilanga Read More

Use of ICT in Voter Registration,  the Zambia experience

Use of ICT in Voter Registration, the Zambia experience

31st May, 2018 News Stories

Use of ICT in Voter Registration, the Zambia experience The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) participated in an International Conference on Opportunities and Challenges in the Use of Technology in Elections: Experiences from West and Southern Africa at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria from 9th to 11th April 2018. The Conference was attended by ... Read moreUse of ICT in Voter Registration, the Zambia experience Read More

Chairperson Welcomes Two New  Members to the Commission

Chairperson Welcomes Two New Members to the Commission

16th May, 2018 News Stories

Chairperson Welcomes Two New Members to the Commission The Electoral Commission of Zambia has received two new Members of the Commission and introduced two senior members of staff who joined the institution recently. Introducing the new members and staff to the Commission at a meeting with all members of staff in the New Conference room ... Read moreChairperson Welcomes Two New Members to the Commission Read More

ECZ Commissioners Sworn-In

ECZ Commissioners Sworn-In

16th May, 2018 News Stories

ECZ Commissioners Sworn-In President Edgar Chagwa Lungu with Vice-President Inonge Wina swore in Mrs Annette Chirumba Nhekairo as vice Chairperson and Mr Ali Derrick Njavwa Simwinga as Commissioner at the Electoral Commission of Zambia at State House on April 6, 2018. In exercise of powers vested in President Lungu under Section 5 (1) of the ... Read moreECZ Commissioners Sworn-In Read More

Commission Conducts Mwanza East  Ward Polls Despite Complaints

Commission Conducts Mwanza East Ward Polls Despite Complaints

16th May, 2018 News Stories

Commission Conducts Mwanza East Ward Polls Despite Complaints The Electoral Commission of Zambia recently made a decision to conduct the by-election in Mwanza East Ward of Monze District despite the reported violence. The Commission received complaints from stakeholders on incidents of electoral violence in Mwanza East Ward. The Commission made its own assessment of the ... Read moreCommission Conducts Mwanza East Ward Polls Despite Complaints Read More

ECZ MEETS THE PUBLIC

ECZ MEETS THE PUBLIC

16th May, 2018 News Stories

ECZ MEETS THE PUBLIC The month of April saw the Commission conduct a series of Public Forums in eight (8) provincial centres, in order to engage stakeholders in the electoral process and carry out dialogues on issues relating to the conduct of elections in Zambia. In a speech read on his behalf by ECZ Director ... Read moreECZ MEETS THE PUBLIC Read More

Commission Sets Date for  Chilanga and Six Ward By-Elections

Commission Sets Date for Chilanga and Six Ward By-Elections

16th May, 2018 News Stories

Commission Sets Date for Chilanga and Six Ward By-Elections The Electoral Commission of Zambia has set Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 as the date on which to hold the Parliamentary by-election in Chilanga Constituency of Chilanga District. The by-elections in Chilanga will be held on the same day with six Local Government wards in Mwense, Kasama, ... Read moreCommission Sets Date for Chilanga and Six Ward By-Elections Read More

 NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR SIXTEEN (16) COUNCILLOR BY‑ELECTIONS

 NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR SIXTEEN (16) COUNCILLOR BY‑ELECTIONS

  PRESS RELEASE ( For Immediate Release )  NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR SIXTEEN (16) COUNCILLOR BY‑ELECTIONS Notice is hereby given to the general public that the following candidates were validly nominated following the lodging in of nominations for the by‑elections in Sixteen (16) Wards of Sixteen (16) districts on Tuesday, 27th March 2018. ... Read more NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR SIXTEEN (16) COUNCILLOR BY‑ELECTIONS Read More