MDC-T national chairman Morgen Komichi has been charged with contravening section 186 of the Electoral Act for allegedly interrupting the 2018 harmonised election proceedings. Komichi attempted to preempt Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba’s announcement of the presidential results in the early hours of the 3rd of August. Komichi faces a year in prison if he is convicted of the crime.
Komichi is being represented by Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR).
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Justice Priscilla Chigumba is a judge of the High Court of Zimbabwe and the Chairperson of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). Justice Chigumba succeded Justice Rita Makarau as the chairperson of ZEC. Chigumba was appointed the chairperson of ZEC on 31 January 2018. Read More About Priscilla Chigumba