New Zimbabwe Electoral Commission Boss Sworn In

President Emmerson Mnangagwa appointed High Court judge Justice Priscilla Chigumba as the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission Chairperson. She replaces Supreme Court judge Rita Makarau, who resigned from the electoral body without explanation in December 2017.

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New Zimbabwe Electoral Commission Chairperson Priscilla Chigumba.

  • Zimbabwe:   Mnangagwa Appoints New Elections Boss

    New Zimbabwe, 31 January 2018

    Opposition parties have warned incoming Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba that she will be watched all the way as she prepares to lead the country… Read more »

  • Southern Africa:   Elections, Reform and Renewal in SADC

    The Herald, 1 February 2018

    Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has declared that national elections will be held in the next four to five months, which will see Zimbabwe conforming to its Constitution… Read more »


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