LEGAL FRAMEWORK GOVERNING ELECTIONS IN ZAMBIA: DOWNLOADS

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://www.elections.org.zm/media/constitution_of_zambia_technical_committee__-_23rd_october_2014.pdf) The Constitution of Zambia…

UNDERSTANDING ECZ RESULTS MANAGEMENT

UNDERSTANDING ECZ RESULTS MANAGEMENT   After citizens have voted in an election, the results of an election are announced after a rigorous Results Management process.   The Electoral Commission of Zambia is an autonomous Constitutional body responsible for organising and conducting elections in Zambia in accordance with Article 229 (2) of the Constitution of the…

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

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.

PRESS RELEASE: NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR KASENENGWA PARLIAMENTARY CONSTITUENCY AND FIVE (5) LOCAL GOVERNMENT BY-ELECTIONS

PRESS RELEASE: NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR KASENENGWA PARLIAMENTARY CONSTITUENCY AND FIVE (5) LOCAL GOVERNMENT 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 KASENENGWA Parliamentary Constituency and Five (5) Local Government Wards in Five (5)…