Articles tagged 'chigumba'

Man to change plea in 'Chigumba tweet' saga 6 October 2018 HARARE - A former Midlands State University student accused of retweeting a message denigrating the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba and charged with criminal insult plans to change his plea. Night Tawona Shadaya, 25, initially pleaded guilty after he was char...
Court to decide Zim's new leader 11 August 2018 HARARE - Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa finally filed his court challenge against President Emmerson Mnangagwa's hotly-disputed victory in the July 30 election yesterday — thereby suspending tomorrow's planned inauguration of Zimbabwe's new leader. In essence, Chamisa is seeking to either ha...
Presidential election results contain disturbing arithmetic errors: ERC 11 August 2018   HARARE - The results announced by the electoral commission reflect ill-preparedness and gross inaccuracies, the Election Resource Centre (ERC) has said. President Emmerson Mnangagwa received 50,8 percent of the vote while main opposition challenger Nelson Chamisa received 44,3 percent. ...
MDC, Zec row threatens polls 21 June 2018 HARARE - The MDC Alliance yesterday gave its clearest hint to date that it would not participate in the watershed July 30 national elections unless the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) binds itself to running what the main opposition said would be “completely fair, transparent and credible ele...
Zanu PF MP sued over $12k council bill 4 December 2015 HARARE - Zanu PF Chitungwiza South MP Christopher Chigumba has been dragged before the High Court by the Chitungwiza Municipality after he reportedly failed to pay $12 000 in rates and levies. Chitungwiza Municipality filed court summons in a bid to force the parliamentarian to pay up the due ...