MDC Loses All three By Elections held this Weekend

Shocking! MDC Continues to lose by elections despite spiraling Zimbabwe Economy

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In An Alarming development, MDC lost all three by elections held this weekend in Matabeleland.

*LUPANE EAST BY- ELECTIONS RESULTS FOR 61 of 62 POLLING STATIONS*
ZANU PF- *6038*
MDC – *4274*

*Bubi Ward 22 by-elections conducted yesterday.*
ZANU PF – *449*
MDC – *226*
LEAD – *16*

*Nkayi South – Ward 23 by-elections Final Results*

Zanu PF- *394*
MDC-A – *176*
MDC-T – *147*
MRP – *16*

This is in spite of the collapse of the Zimbabwe economy.

Various factors could be behind this including

– Voter Apathy among MDC Supporters

– Vote buying by ZANU PF through partisan food distribution

– Weak candidates fielded by MDC especially in Lupane who was accused of stock theft by locals