Zanzibar vote annulled in Tanzania poll
28 October 2015, 14:04
Zanzibar - Zanzibar's electoral commission on Wednesday annulled elections on the semi-autonomous Tanzanian archipelago citing "violations of electoral law".
Zanzibar Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairman Jecha Salum Jecha, in a statement broadcast on public television, said the polls on the Indian Ocean archipelago were "nullified" and must be carried out again. Jecha alleged violations including double-voting and cheating.
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