ELECTION WATCH 9/2017
[2nd September 2017]
ZEC Press Statements on IDs and Voter Registration
Recent press reports have suggested [wrongly] that the millions of Zimbabweans holding metal identity cards will not be allowed to register as voters during the forthcoming Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise to be conducted by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission [ZEC].
ZEC has today set the record straight in a press statement by ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau, published in all major newspapers. The official ZEC press statement is as follows:-