23 Aug 2023 HARMONISED ELECTION POLLING DAY HUMAN RIGHTS ALERT- SECOND EDITION-1000HRS-1200HRS
This report captures human rights developments on Election Day (23 August 2023) from 1000hrs to 1200hrs. The emerging issues have been identified by accredited Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) short-term observers deployed in various polling stations. Some of the information contained in this report is derived from verified media reports, information from members of the Forum and updates from the broader civil society.
Key highlights captured in the report include:
- Delayed Opening of polling stations
- Voters Roll Issues
- Absence of voting material in various polling stations
- Ballot paper anomalies
- Voter Intimidation