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
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 … Read moreUNDERSTANDING ECZ RESULTS MANAGEMENT
The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has determined the dates for nominations and polls for the Kasenengwa Parliamentary and Five (5) Councillor By-elections as 9th August and 6th September, 2018 respectively.
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) … Read morePRESS RELEASE: NOTICE OF VALIDLY NOMINATED CANDIDATES FOR KASENENGWA PARLIAMENTARY CONSTITUENCY AND FIVE (5) LOCAL GOVERNMENT BY-ELECTIONS