Tag: 2018 Election

European Union Ready to Send Election Monitors to Zimbabwe

European Union Ready to Send Election Monitors to Zimbabwe

The European Union says it stands ready to send election monitors to Zimbabwe and hopes that free and fair polls can be held soon. EU foreign ministers said in a statement that “the upcoming electoral process will be an essential step” in helping to re-establish the rule of law in […]

Mnangagwa: We would accept election defeat

Mnangagwa: We would accept election defeat

Emmerson Mnangagwa – Zimbabwe’s new president – has told the BBC his party would accept defeat should Zanu-PF lose the election later this year. Speaking to Mishal Husain, he said: “If we lose elections, that’s it.” Mr Mnangagwa – who become president last year after Robert Mugabe was ousted – […]

Mnangagwa to Hold Elections in Four to Five Months

Mnangagwa to Hold Elections in Four to Five Months

Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, a newspaper on Thursday quoted President Emmerson Mnangagwa as saying, the first time since independence the southern African state will conduct a vote that does not involve former ruler Robert Mugabe. Mnangagwa, who took over after Mugabe was forced to resign […]