August 2013

Bill Watch 41-2013

BILL WATCH 41/2013

[26th August 2013]

Presidential Inauguration, New Constitution Fully in Force, End of Inclusive Government

Presidential Inauguration on 22nd August

Mr Mugabe was sworn in as President on Thursday 22nd August, at the National Sports Stadium. 

SADC Election Observer Mission's Final Preliminary Statement on Zimbabwean July 2013 Elections

SADC ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION

TO THE REPUBLIC OF ZIMBABWE PRELIMINARY STATEMENT
BY
HON. BERNARD KAMILLIUS MEMBE

MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION OF THE

UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
AND
HEAD OF THE SADC ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION
TO THE
HARMONISED ELECTIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF ZIMBABWE
HELD
ON 31 JULY 2013

Electoral Act consolidated as at 22 June 2013

This document shows the wording of the Act as at 13th June, 2013 i.e. with the amendments made by SI 85/2013 incorporated, as well as amendments previously made by the Electoral Laws Amendment Act, 2007 (No. 17 of 2007), the Local Government Laws Amendment Act, 2008 (No. 1 of 2008) and the Electoral Amendment Act, 2012 (No. 3 of 2012)]. Insertions and substitutions made by SI 85/2013 are shown in red font, and where appropriate other amendments made by the SI are noted in footnotes.

Constitution Watch 33-2013

CONSTITUTION WATCH 33/2013

[20th August 2013]

Giving Immediate Effect to the New Constitution - Part I

Introduction

There are changes that must be made to our statute law immediately to give effect to the new Constitution.  These changes, which should have been made before the end of the last Parliament on 28th June, are:

Bill Watch 40-2013

BILL WATCH 40/2013

[20th August 2013]

Constitutional Court Dismisses Tsvangirai Election Petition

Declares President Mugabe Duly Elected

At 2.30 pm this afternoon, 20th August, Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku handed down the unanimous decision of the Constitutional Court dismissing Mr Tsvangirai’s election petition.