Election petitions to be concluded in two months
High court judges meeting in Lusaka to look at the September 20th election petitions filed in the high court have resolved to conclude the cases within two months.
Judge Jane Kabuka the acting Chairperson of the stakeholders meeting stated that petition cases should be concluded by February next year.
Judge Kabuka stressed that no extension of hearing dates will be allowed.
She maintained that the unprecedented number of petitions filed in the high court should be concluded within the statutory time frame.
Judge Kabuka warned that unnecessary adjournments, applications and delaying tactics will not be tolerated.
She said this during the meeting between high court judges and other stakeholders.