Hon. Mr. Justice Esau E. ChuluChairperson
London School of Economics and Political Science
Masters in Law (LLM)
University of Zambia
Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB)
Justice Esau Elliot Chulu is the current Chairperson of the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ).
He was appointed Commissioner of the Electoral Commission of Zambia in December 2009, until 2015 when he was appointed Chairperson of the Commission. Prior to his appointment as Commissioner, he was an Advocate of the High Court and the Supreme Court of Zambia.
He has held several high profile positions including: High Court Judge, Judge in Charge of both Commercial and General Lists at the High Court, Lusaka Member of the Editorial Board of Council of Law Reporting, Chairperson of the Bar/Bench Committee, Chairperson of the Legal Aid Board and Chief Legal Counsel for Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited (ZCCM).
Justice Chulu has also served as Lecturer in Professional Conduct and Ethics at the Zambia Institute of Advanced Legal Education (ZIALE). He is a member of the Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association (CMJA).
His academic credentials include a Masters in Law (LLM) obtained from the London School of Economics and Political Science in the United Kingdom. He also holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) obtained from the University of Zambia.
printing of the Presidential, Mayoral, National Assembly and Local Government ballots is complete at 100%.July 23, 2021
Overall progress is at 95% with the Presidential ballots completed at 100%, Mayoral ballots completed at 100%, National Assembly completed at 100% and Local Government ballots at 79%.July 19, 2021
Visually impaired voters who are braille literate will be able to vote with tactile ballot jackets in the 2021 General Election.July 18, 2021