2023 harmonised elections in full swing as Nomination courts sit

As the 2023 harmonised elections draw closer, the The Nomination Court sit this Wednesday for the purpose of registering candidates to participate in the elections.

President Mnangagwa proclaimed the 23rd of August as the date of the poll and Wednesday the 21st June 2023 as the date of sitting of the nomination court. October the 2nd was set as the date of the run-off in the event such an election is necessary.

The registration is for candidates for the Presidential, House of Assembly, Senate (women and youth quota) and Metropolitan Provincial councils as well as local authorities.

The fees for one to participate in the nomination process have been pegged as follows:

Presidential Candidates – US$20,000.00

Parliament Candidates – US$1 000

Political parties will pay US$200 per list at provincial magistrate courts to register aspiring Senators (women and youth quota) and Metropolitan Provincial councils.

Payment of the nomination fees can be done in Zimbabwean dollars at the prevailing bank rate. Successful candidates will proceed to participate in the elections.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

Zimbabwe Ensures Fair and Non-Partisan Food Distribution Amid Drought

Zimbabwe has declared the ongoing drought a State of Disaster and is working tirelessly to address the food insecurity caused by the El Niño-induced drought. In a significant step, the United Nations recently signed a US$429.3 million drought flash appeal with the Government to assist over 3 million food-insecure people. Additionally, organizations such as the […]

Read More
News

Government Cracks Down on Land Barons in Show of No Sacred Cows

In a decisive move against corruption, the Zimbabwean Government has intensified efforts to hold land barons accountable for their fraudulent activities. This crackdown aims to protect desperate home-seekers who have been exploited by illegal land deals. Recently, three land barons from Warren Park—Robert Makwiza (50), Robson Mugwagwa (44), and Patricia Rusike (50)—appeared before Harare Magistrate […]

Read More
News

Zimbabwe Joins the World at the International Anti-Corruption Conference in Lithuania

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) delegation is attending the prestigious International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) in Vilnius, Lithuania, from June 18 to 21, 2024. This year’s conference, themed “Confronting Global Threats: Standing for Integrity,” is funded by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the UN Global Impact. Joining this global fight against […]

Read More