The letter follows the public release of the Khampepe report. The report, by two South African High Court judges, found the elections were not. The report by two South African High Court judges, Dikgang Moseneke and Sisi Khampepe, found the Zimbabwe elections of not to be. Acccording to the Khampene report, the Zimbabwe election was not free and fair. For more than 12 years, the South African government fought to keep the .
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Read the Khampepe Report. Gone is the moral high ground and the esteem the country experienced during the Mandela era. The Zimbabwe Exiles Forum hopes the release of the report, named after Judge Sisi Khampepe, will lead to elections in Africa being monitored long before and after election day.
Tsvangirai, who lost presidential elections last year to Mugabe yet again and whose popularity is now on the wane, said: The archival team reflects on Create Account Lost Your Password?
It seems they chose one over the other, but tried to erase this one! Disclosures like these raise the question whether anyone should trust or recognise South African participation in future election monitoring missions.
Read the Khampepe Report judgment. The South African judges who observed the run-up to Zimbabwe’s presidential elections declared in their report that the vote “could not be described as free and fair”, but Pretoria went on to endorse longtime leader Robert Mugabe’s victory. Most read Africa Watch 77 hits in the last 14 days Social Stability 76 hits in the last 14 days Final Word 73 hits in the last 14 days SA Governance – Opinion 71 hits in the last 14 days.
Joined Mar 6, Messages 24, The JOM was tasked with observing the Zimbabwean elections and reporting to the Presidency on their observations. The contents of the Khampepe Report confirmed what the world already knew for 12 years — the presidential election was rigged big time and there was a massive cover-up involving the SAG. Joined Aug 26, Messages 40, Joined Sep 27, Messages 58, You are losing out on amazing benefits because you are not a member.
National Thabo Mbeki The report rport eventually found, and it was decided a copy should be stored at the office of the president of the appeal court Lex Mpati. One needs to ask why, and it is only right that answers are forthcoming! LazyLion King of de Jungle Nov 14, The credibility of the SAG as a trustworthy and impartial participant in rdport affairs is once again under suspicion.
Reactions and responses to the release of the Khampepe Report. In his first public response on Wednesday to the Khampepe Report –released only after a long court battle — Zimbabwe’s Movement for Democratic Change leader accused Pretoria of “wittingly or unwittingly aid[ing] the subversion of democratic processes in Zimbabwe”.
Ruling since independence inthe Mugabe presidency was showing all the khampeppe of an ailing government that has been in power for too long.
Mbeki weighs in on Khampepe report
SA aided subversion of Zim democratic process. Well, I seldom agree with your comments but the most disturbing fact of this all which many suspected for a long time is that the ANC apparently sacrificed democracy the will of the people for ,, something else! LazyLion King of de Jungle Nov 19, Technology that will change the face of corporate travel in SA in It was estimated that this would have affected to 2 had it not been overturned.
The findings of the Khampepe Report, which corresponded largely with the conclusions of the Commonwealth Observer Mission, did not suit President Mbeki. They can perhaps reporh many reasons for discounting this particular report, there was another observer report from a bunch of people commissioned by the SA gov that gave the green light.
The page document found the khampeppe running of the three-day voting process, excluding delays in urban areas Harare and Chitungwiza, to have complied with the legislative requirements and to have been free of violence and or apparent ballot tampering. Mbeki had tasked the two judges, now serving on the Constitutional Feport bench, with leading the Judicial Observer Mission to cover the March 8 to 10 Zimbabwe presidential elections and drawing up a report on their observations.
Editorials Editorial Whatever the reason s for Mbeki and subsequently the Motlanthe and Zuma administrations to try and prevent the publication of the Khampepe Report it is inexcusable. Can Khampepe change how elections are monitored? Supporting skunks, wherever they shall be found. This is a sombre indictment for a country that prides itself as a leader on the African continent and a serious player in the international kuampepe.
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The release of the Khampepe report is a victory for Zimbabweans who have been trying to tell the world that they are ruled by a government they don’t Joined Mar 17, MessagesWaiting to hear from Mac, and of course Thabo. In a statement to the press Wednesday Tsvangirai said: IntelligenceBul Final Word Confusing world of sluts, gays and lesbians https: Mbeki misunderstands our culture of accountability. It took six years and a protracted multimillion-rand court battle under three presidents to find out what many suspected: Wait, so Zanu-PF stole the election?
Tsvangirai has never accepted his defeat in that poll, or in subsequent elections. It was also decreed that a voter shall cease to be on the voters roll if they cannot provide proof of residence in the constituency in which they registered continuously for a period of 12 months.