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Arrival and Verification of ballot  papers for By Elections to be held  5th June, 2018

Arrival and Verification of ballot papers for By Elections to be held 5th June, 2018

31st May, 2018 News Stories

Arrival and Verification of ballot papers for By-Elections to be held 5th June, 2018 Ballot papers and posters for the Chilanga Parliamentary and six (6) Local Government by-elections arrived from Dubai, on the United Arab Emirates flight at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in Lusaka on Sunday, 20th May, 2018. The by-Elections are scheduled to … Read moreArrival and Verification of ballot papers for By Elections to be held 5th June, 2018

Political Parties told to  Maintain Peace in Chilanga

Political Parties told to Maintain Peace in Chilanga

31st May, 2018 News Stories

Political Parties told to Maintain Peace in Chilanga The Electoral Commission of Zambia has urged all political parties taking part in the Chilanga Parliamentary and the six (6) Local Government by-elections to desist from acts of intimidation, hate speech, defamatory language or violence during the campaign period and on the Poll Day scheduled for 5th … Read morePolitical Parties told to Maintain Peace in Chilanga

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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