Jonathan Moyo's book to expose ZEC
The book which is entitled Excelgate details the use by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) of Excel — a spreadsheet programme included in the Microsoft Office suite of applications — instead of a Server, a computer that provides information to associated network of processors, to capture election data.
The Zimbabwe Independent said book the explains problems associated with Excel, efficient at protecting formulas and text from accidental corruption, but weak on security-related issues to keep sensitive information and data encrypted.
POLL GHOST HAUNTS MNANGAGWA@Zimindependent 22 August 2019; excerpts from:— Prof Jonathan Moyo (@ProfJNMoyo) August 25, 2019
EXCELGATE: How Zimbabwe's 2018 presidential election was stolen
By Jonathan N. Moyo, published by Sapes Book, Harare, 2019
Coming soon at a bookstore near you!
"It says the manipulation was done through V.23Bs — not V.11 forms — as the presidential constituency returns that are referred to in Section 110(3)(d) of the Electoral Act." ZimInd said of the book.
Professor Moyo said the book will be out in bookstores soon.