ZEC seeks court order to extend period of announcing results to 8days

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission is reportedly seeking an urgent court order extending the period of announcing election results from 5 days to 8 days.

This moves aims to allow “accurate collation of results” especially on the presidential election.

If successful, ZEC will only be obliged to release full results of this election by 1st of September 2023.

Meanwhile, ZEC has until Tuesday the 29th of August to release a full set of results.