Zimbabwe's opposition moves to court to challenge election results

President Donald J. Trump

President Donald J. Trump

Chamisa's legal team arrived at the Constitutional Court at the eleventh hour with members of the media having been in wait for at least half a day.

There was great optimism that the elections would bring real change after the end of Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule in November.

"We are seeking a declaration to the effect that the presidential election was not properly conducted".

British government's Minister for Africa urges government of Zimbabwe and opposition party to call for calm amid violence following elections.

Emergency rescue efforts for endangered killer whale hit snag in Canada
As a young female, J50 holds particularly high value because of her future reproductive capacity. "It's fantastic. J-50 was last seen Friday in Canadian waters, but she and the rest of the J-pod have not been seen since.

The country's electoral laws allow challengers seven days to contest election results.

The matter is expected to be heard within 14 days as per the constitutional provisions.

The foreign affairs ministry on Tuesday said the inauguration was scheduled to take place on Sunday. Given the tension in the preceding week, it is our hope that the MDC Alliance has secured adequate evidence to put up a decent fight with which they may be able to win if the court acts fairly and professionally.

The president-elect who is to be sworn into office this weekend and his party, Zanu-PF, have welcomed the court action.

Apple says it is monitoring Infowars app for content violations
This followed news that the company had shared the data of 87 million users with political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica . Many conservatives raised eyebrows at the rapid succession of the bans, speculating they were part of a coordinated campaign.

"I am confident they have no case. But if they want to meet us in court we have sufficient legal minds to meet them squarely in court", ZANU-PF legal secretary Paul Mangwana said.

Ms. Nauert said the United States government is also gravely concerned by credible reports of numerous detentions, beatings, and other abuses of Zimbabweans over the past week, particularly targeting opposition activists.

"This poses an even bigger danger to communities as it appears that the soldiers beating up civilians are not accountable to anyone", the commission said.

The MDC Alliance has a tall order as it has to demonstrate to the court that, indeed, there were instances in which the law was not complied with and show how such irregularities influenced the final results of the elections. The case was postponed to next Wednesday.

L'avion volé a fait des pirouettes avant le crash
Ajoutant: " Il y a beaucoup de gens qui se soucient de moi et ça va les décevoir d'apprendre que j'ai fait ça . Il est apparu tour à tour surexcité, confus, calme et honnête dans sa conversation avec la tour de contrôle.

Latest News