Articles tagged '2018 harmonized elections'

2018 elections failed test 15 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's just-concluded harmonised elections have failed the real test of fairness, being free and transparent. On July 30, Zimbabweans went to vote in high numbers hoping that their voice would be heard through their votes. While the pre-electoral environment and voting day were...
Zim enters tricky week 23 July 2018 HARARE - The country has entered a crucial week leading up to the hugely anticipated July 30 polls ā€” the first to be held after the dramatic fall of former president Robert Mugabe last November. [Adz]
We can all dream 4 July 2018 HARARE - It is now 26 days to ā€œDā€ Day ā€” the day of democracy, when we all go to a polling station and at the cost of about $50 each (the cost of an election in Zimbabwe) we are asked to appoint our next batch of 2 500 leaders. We start with the president, then our local representative in the H...
Vigilante groups must be disbanded 29 May 2018 HARARE - Elections are the hallmark of representative democracy, allowing the people's regular input in choices about leaders and policy. Yet, they are also competitive processes, unleashing conflict and tensions that could potentially destabilise the fabric of the State and societies. It is e...
Elections set for July: ED 20 May 2018 MUTARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday told thousands of Zanu PF supporters here that elections would be held in July. The revelation comes amid calls by Zanu PF's rival and civic organisations for the president to announce the election roadmap that spells out the actual poll dates. ...
Electorate must be wary of vote buyers 8 January 2018 HARARE - The year 2018 has begun in earnest and the keenly-awaited harmonised elections are fast approaching. The electorate must be careful as sitting and aspiring legislators have started making beelines to different constituencies in the country. [GoogleAd] The major purpose of the vi...