May 2018

Election Watch 12-2018 - Electoral Amendment Bill Through Senate

ELECTION WATCH 12/2018

[17th May 2018]

Electoral Amendment Bill Through the Senate

No New Amendments

The Bill was transmitted to the Senate from the National Assembly late on Thursday.  As there had been so many amendments made in the National Assembly a new version of the Bill incorporating these amendments was prepared for the Senate [link]

Bill Watch Parliamentary Committees Series 15-2018 - Open Meetings Monday 14 to Thursday 17 May

Monday 14th May at 9.00 am

Portfolio Committee: Mines and Energy

Oral evidence from Ministry of Defence and Border Control Unit on Mining Operations in Marange

Venue: Senate Chamber

Chairperson: Hon Mliswa

Committee Clerk: Mrs Mataruka

Monday 14th May at 10.00 am

Portfolio Committee: Transport and Infrastructural Development

Report of the Smith Commission of Inquiry into the Conversion of Insurance and Pensions Values from Zimbabwe dollar to US dollar - Finance Minister's speech to National Assembly

The Commission was appointed by former President Mugabe.  Its terms of reference of the Commission mandated the Commission to investigate the following issues among others:

·       To establish the total value, nature and type of assets owned by insurance companies and pension funds;

·       To determine the causes of loss of value of insurance and pension benefits;

Electoral Amendment Bill Incorporating National Assembly's Amendments

NOTE BY VERITAS

This document sets out the Electoral Amendment Bill as passed by
the National Assembly on 10th May 2018, i.e., it incorporates
the amendments the National Assembly made to the Bill.  This
document, therefore, represents the Bill as it will be considered
by the Senate.  The Bill now has 37 clauses, up from 6 in its original form.

 

 

VERITAS & ZEC - TRANSPARENCY FOUNDING AFFIDAVIT

IN THE HIGH COURT OF ZIMBABWE                    CASE NO.          /18

HELD AT HARARE

 

In the matter between:

 

VALERIE INGHAM-THORPE                                     1st APPLICANT

 

FIRINNE TRUST operating as VERITAS                   2nd APPLICANT                                                                             

And

 

Proposed Amendments to Electoral Amendment Bill coming up in Parliament 8th May 2018

ELECTORAL AMENDMENT BILL [H.B. 6, 2017]
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION IN COMMITTEE STAGE
ON TUESDAY 8th MAY 2018

The following pages of this document are exact copies of pages 1134 to 1169 of
the Order Paper that members of the National Assembly will have before them
during the Committee Stage of the Electoral Amendment Bill, which is due to
start on Tuesday 8th May 2018.
These pages contain proposed amendments to the Bill that have been submitted

Election Watch 6-2018 - ZEC Press Statement : Dates for Inspection of Provisional Voters Roll

Voters’ Roll for Inspection: 2018

It is hereby notified for the general public that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) shall lay open the country’s Provisional Voters` Roll for inspection by the public from 19 May 2018 to 29 May 2018 in accordance with Section 21 of the Electoral Act [Chapter 2:13].

The purpose of the Provisional Voters’ Roll inspection is to allow members of the public to check if their details were correctly captured and if not, have the anomalies corrected.

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