The Citizens’ Coalition for Change (CCC) has won two out of three wards in by-elections held in Bulilima on Saturday, 3 September 2022, with the other ward taken by ZANU PF.
Bulilima RDC wards 1, 14 and 16, fell vacant following the resignation of two ZANU PF councillors, Tonny Mlotshwa and Ntungamili Dube and the death of Delani Mabhena, also of ZANU PF.
According to official results released by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC), CCC won wards 1 and 16, while ZANU PF won Ward 14 of Bulilima District Council (RDC).
Here are the results:
- Moyo Jane (ZANU PF) – 118
- Moyo Makhadi (CCC) – 131
- Ncube Hitman (ZAPU) -34
- Moyo Dalton (PPP) – 12
- Moyo Ephraim (CCC) – 385
- Ndlovu Kossam Phapha (ZANU PF) – 315
- Nyoni Lindiwe (CGC) – 7
- Dube Experience (ZANU PF) – 459
- Moyo Ephraim (CCC) – 332
- Moyo Linos (ZAPU) – 18
According to ZEC, in Ward 16, there were 3 spoilt ballots and the percentage poll was 50.35%.
In War 1, there were 14 spoilt ballot papers while the percentage poll was 50.80.
In Ward 14, 5 spoilt ballot papers were recorded while the percentage poll was 53.24%.
This article has been corrected to reflect that Moyo Linos was the ZAPU candidate for Ward 14.