ZESR Statements

26th Feb 2019

ESR- Statement on the observation of the Chitungwiza South, Matobo North and Beitbridge East Local Authority By-election

25 February 2019– The Election Situation Room (ESR) members were observing the Beitbridge RDC Ward 15, Matobo RDC Ward 25 and Chitungwiza Municipality Ward 24 that […]
23rd Feb 2019

Press Statement on Chitungwiza, Matobo and Beitbridge Ward by- elections

23 February 2019 – The Election Situation Room (ESR) member organizations are observing Ward by-elections that are taking place today. Three Local Authority by – elections […]
16th Jan 2019

ESR calls for peace and national dialogue

The Election Situation Room (ESR) notes the protests happening around Zimbabwe as a response to the hike in fuel prices and demands for payment of salaries […]
8th Jan 2019

Unpacking the Zimbabwe’s Socio- Economic Challenges

ESR analysis on critical economic challenges facing Zimbabweans today Post the 30th July 2018 harmonized elections, one of the most important questions that Zimbabweans have had […]
28th Nov 2018

ESR Statement on the observation of the Mutoko North and Chegutu East Ward1 6 By-election

25 November 2018- The Election Situation Room (ESR) members were observing the Mutoko North Constituency and Chegutu East Ward 16 by-elections that took place on the […]
24th Nov 2018

ESR Statement on the Mutoko North Constituency and Chegutu East Ward 16 by-elections

24 November 2018– Residents of the Mutoko North and Chegutu East Ward 16 are voting to elect the Member of Parliament and the Ward Councillor respectively. […]
23rd Nov 2018

ESR Press Statement on the 24th November By Elections

The Election Situation Room (ESR) has noted the occurrence of By-elections in Mutoko North and Chegutu Rural District Council Ward 16. Mabel Chinomona was elected the […]
22nd Oct 2018

ESR Statement on 1 August 2018 violence Commission of inquiry

19 October 2018- The Election Situation Room (ESR) has been closely following the proceedings into the inquiry of violence that occurred on the 1st August 2018. […]
22nd Oct 2018

ESR Statement on The National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Strategic plan 2018-2022

19 October 2018- The Election Situation Room (ESR) notes that the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) has launched a five (5) year strategic plan from […]
16th Oct 2018

Press Statement on the Commission of Enquiry Hearing Disruptions

15th Oct 2018

Statement on Ward 13 Chimanimani East By-election

10 October 2018- The ESR noted the occurrence of a by-election in Chimanimani Ward 13 on the 6th October 2018. The seat was made vacant after […]
3rd Aug 2018

Press Release Election Results

3 August 2018 The Election Situation Room is convened by the Zimbabwe Election Support Network. The Election Situation Room provides a platform for effective citizen monitoring […]
2nd Aug 2018

Urgent Call to Restore Peace and Order

1 August 2018 The Election Situation Room (ESR) calls for the promotion of peace and constitutional order in Zimbabwe during this post-election period. Political parties should […]
1st Aug 2018

ESR Calls for Calm and Peace as results of the election are announced

31 July 2018 The Election Situation Room (ESR) notes that the end of polling brings with it excitement, apprehension, expectations and fear as the people wait […]
30th Jul 2018

Press statement on the overview of the Election Day

30 July 2018-The Election Situation Room has 41 members who have observers, monitors and peace champions who are community based in the country’s 210 constituencies. These […]