Also Friday, the Zimbabwean Electoral Commission (ZEC), which has yet to announce official results for the presidential election because of "errors and miscalculations" in their compilation, apparently closed its Harare offices without official announcement. Earlier this month, Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) [party website] filed a lawsuit [JURIST report] to compel ZEC to release the results of the presidential elections, and a ZEC official said in an interview with a state-run news agency Friday that the agency would wait to hear the outcome of the court challenge before releasing the results. IRIN has more.
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