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MDC , Zanu PF retain seats in by-elections

by BustopTV

By Lloyd Takawira

In weekend’s Council by-election’s which were characterized by low voter turnout both MDC and ZANU PF retained their respective council seats that is , Mwenezi ward 15 and Kuwadzana ward 44 .

In Mwenezi ward 15 , ZANU PF romped to victory polling 1 811 votes against MDC-Alliance’s 27 votes.

Zanu PF candidate Mr Samuel Kwinika became councillor for Ward 15 after trouncing Mr Shepherd Dzuda, who was the only competitor.

In Harare, MDC-Alliance retained Kuwadzana’s Ward 44 after Mr Adonia Shoko polled 1 517 votes against Mr Lloyd Makuwe of Zanu PF’s 718 votes.

In its observer report, the Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) said the election was conducted well .

“Zanu PF and MDC-Alliance deployed party agents to track the polling process at all polling stations where ZESN observers were deployed,” reads a ZESN statement .

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