ZANU PF is expected to romp to victory in today’s two by-elections in Mt Darwin and Chirumanzu-Zibagwe constituencies amid fears by little-known participating opposition political parties that the playing field is not level.
FOUR candidates who will challenge Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s wife Auxillia in the Chirumanzu-Zibagwe constituency in a by-election scheduled for March 27 have not yet released campaign manifestos.
FOUR candidates will challenge Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s wife Auxillia in the Chirumanzu-Zibagwe constituency, after they submitted their nomination papers to contest the seat yesterday.
TWO Zanu PF candidates who had earlier on submitted CVs to contest in the Chirumanzu-Zibagwe constituency, yesterday withdrew their candidature to pave way for Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s wife Auxillia as the sole candidate for the seat.
ACTING President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Saturday announced that government will soon intensify its land grab targeting the few remaining white farmers, multiple farm owners and reduce farm sizes, as Zanu PF seeks to consolidate its land reform programme and ensure economic stability.
ACTING PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced that his wife, Auxillia, has submitted her CV to contest the Chirumanzu-Zibagwe constituency, which fell vacant with his elevation to vice-presidency.
MDC-T members in the Chirumanzu-Zibagwe area have stated their intentions to participate in the constituency’s by-elections set for March 27 this year, a clear indication of discord in the party.