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ZEC chairperson Priscilla Chigumba

No rigging in Monday’s poll, ZEC says, as official results expected late noon

By Agencies/Staff Reporter THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it has not received any official complaints from parties and candidates who contested the country’s election on Monday as it also announced official results will start trickling in around 3pm this Tuesday. Zimbabwe’s much-criticised election authority declared that there had been no rigging of the country’s

Zimbabwe poll records 75 percent voter turnout

By Idah Mhetu                    ZIMBABWE’S general election recorded an average 75 percent voter turn, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) revealed soon after polling ended Monday evening. Addressing a media conference at Harare’s Rainbow Towers Monday night, ZEC chair Justice Chigumba praised Zimbabweans for turning out in their millions to exercise their right to vote. “At