Report on the Mutoko North National Assembly and Chegutu East Local Authority By-Elections

The Mutoko North Constituency seat fell vacant following the elevation of Mabel Chinomona to the position of President of the Senate. The Mutoko North by-election was thus held in line with Section 129 (1) (d) of the Constitution1.

The Chegutu East Local Authority seat was necessitated by the death of the incumbent Councillor for ward 16, Silas Chikati on 10 September 2018. The Nomination Court for Mutoko North sat on 12 October 2018 to consider applications of nominees for the by-election…more