The coming General Election will be conducted manually, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has said.
In the case documents filed on Wednesday, Mr Chiloba explained that the elections will be conducted in a manual way since physical ballot papers will still be required for the voting process.
He claimed that the polls will be manual because the election result declaration forms and registers are still necessary in providing records of the IEBC.
“The misconception of Cord is that the General Election will be wholly electronic, it will substantially be manual and the goods subject to the procurement in point do meet tender requirements,” Mr Chiloba said.
According to IEBC, the Elections Laws (Amendment) Act 2016 came into effect on October 4, a month after the disputed tender for delivery of ballot papers, results declaration forms and poll registers was closed…CLICK NEXT TO CONTINUE READING…
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