General Election 2016


Date: 11 August 2016

Presidential Election:
The total number of votes cast: 3,781,505
Number of votes rejected: 85,795
Number of valid votes: 3,695,710


These are the results for 156 out of 156 constituencies.

Presidential Election

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Candidate Name Photo Party Votes
LUNGU, Edgar C
Edgar LUNGU
PF
1,860,877
HICHILEMA, Hakainde
Hakainde HICHILEMA
UPND
1,760,347
NAWAKWI, Edith Z
Edith NAWAKWI
FDD
24,149
BANDA, Andyford M
Andyford BANDA
PAC
15,791
KABIMBA, Wynter M
Wynter KABIMBA
RAINBOW
9,504
CHISHIMBA, Saviour
Saviour CHISHIMBA
UPP
9,221
KAUNDA, Tilyenji C
Tilyenji KAUNDA
UNIP
8,928
SINKAMBA, Peter C
Peter SINKAMBA
GREENS
4,515
MWAMBA, Maxwell
Maxwell MWAMBA
DA
2,378
Votes
Province District Constituency Time
WESTERN MONGU MONGU CENTRAL Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA KANYAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:02:14 +0200
EASTERN PETAUKE PETAUKE Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:29 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MATERO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:50:47 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA MUNALI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:19 +0200
LUSAKA LUSAKA CHAWAMA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:51:43 +0200
CENTRAL CHIBOMBO KATUBA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:01 +0200
WESTERN NALOLO NALOLO Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:20 +0200
COPPERBELT CHINGOLA CHINGOLA Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:52:38 +0200
CENTRAL KAPIRI MPOSHI KAPIRI MPOSHI Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:37:06 +0200

Poll Statistics

Total Registered Voters 6,698,372
Total Votes Cast 3,781,505
Total Votes Rejected 85,795
Turnout 56.45%
Released on Website Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:44:33 +0200
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Jul 18, 2017

​FINALISATION OF THE REVIEW REPORT ON THE 2016 GENERAL ELECTIONS AND REFERENDUM

In reviewing the 2016 General Election and Referendum, the Commission undertook Departmental reviews. It analysed local and international election observer reports and district reports by the Commission Field Staff. The Commission also undertook provincial reviews, where selected districts submitted reports on the conduct of the 2016 General Elections and Referendum.

Jul 13, 2017

TENDER NOTICE: 13TH JULY, 2017 (ECZ/SRV/001/2017 & ECZ/SRV/002/2017)

NOTICE FOR TENDERS: ECZ/SRV/001/2017 & ECZ/SRV/002/2017

Jul 12, 2017

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