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Voter Education Department Conducts Post-Election Review

The Voter Education Department held a Post-Election Review Workshop between 1st February, 2017 and 14th February, 2017 at Mika Hotel in Lusaka to review Voter Education activities for the 11th August, 2016 General Elections and Referendum.  The Voter Education Department held a Post-Election Review Workshop between 1st February, 2017 and 14th February, 2017 at Mika…

The Commission Collects Election Materials Nationwide

The Commission through the Elections department has started collecting election materials, which were used during the August 11, 2016 General Elections. Manager Elections Mr. Wina Mwanamoonga told the Weekly that his department is progressing well with the collection of the materials.The Commission through the Elections department has started collecting election materials, which were used during…

Election Support Centres (ESCs) Reviewed

Election Support Centres (ESCs) ReviewedElection Support Centres (ESCs) Reviewed The Provincial Electoral Support Centres PESCs were implemented during the 2016 General Elections and Referendum with the support of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) under the UNDP Election Support Programme across the country to enhance the Commission’s communication and information flows during the election…

ECZ COMMEMORATES INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 

​ ECZ joins the world in observance of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). The theme for observance of the day in 2016 was ‘achieving 17 Goals for the Future We Want’. Since 1992, the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) has been celebrated annually on 3 December around the…

ECZ thanks the Commonwealth

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has expressed gratitude to the Commonwealth Secretariat in London, United Kingdom for appointing Professor Ibrahim Gambari of Nigeria as a Special Adviser on Political Dialogue to the ECZ in July 2016, to support the Commission ahead of the country’s General Elections and Referendum, which took place on 11th August,…

ELECTION RESULTS: COUNCIL CHAIRPERSON

ELECTION RESULTS: COUNCIL CHAIRPERSON By-elections for office of Council Chairperson were held on 17th November, 2016. The Districts which carried out elections are; Mwandi District in Mwandi Constituency, Western Province. Mushindamo District, Solwezi East Constituency, North Western Province. Senga Hill District in Senga Hill Constituency in Northern Province. Kalumbila District, Solwezi West Constituency, North Western…

ECZ AWARDED AT THE 5TH ANNUAL PUBLIC RELATIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE IN LIVINGSTONE.

ECZ AWARDED AT THE 5TH ANNUAL PUBLIC RELATIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE IN LIVINGSTONE. The Electoral Commission of Zambia has received several awards at the ZAPRA 5th Annual Public Relations and Communications Conference which was held from 26th-28th October 2016 at the David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa in Livingstone. The event was hosted by the…