Based on the empirical reports from our observers, regardless of the outcome, the credibility of the 2013 Harmonised Elections is seriously compromised by a systematic effort to disenfranchise an estimated million voters," the ZESN
stated while noting the environment of the elections was relatively calm and peaceful.
This is in sharp contrast to rural areas where only 38% of polling stations turned away many potential voters," ZESN
But John Nkomo dismissed Matchaba-Hove's remarks, saying the ZESN
was an "MDC-allied group, its top men are all MDC people who would say anything that the MDC wanted them to say".