THE Constitutional Court has ruled that ECZ did not breach the Constitution when it failed to cancel the Kabushi and Kwacha by-elections and call for fresh nominations after the High Court suspended polls. The ConCourt has also refused to grant an order compelling the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) to conduct fresh nominations and elections in Kabushi and Kwacha constituencies by October 27, 2022 and November 2, 2022. But PF hopes that the court’s decision will be revisited, saying Article 52(6) of the Constitution is clear that when a person resigns, ECZ has no choice but to cancel the elections. This is a matter in which Green party leader Peter Sinkamba and governance activist Isaac Mwanza petitioned ECZ before the…...

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