1 August 2013

Zimbabwe: Polls close in key vote that could end 33-year reign of Robert Mugabe

ZIMBABWEANS turned out in their millions, despite the chilly weather, to cast their votes in harmonised elections yesterday. At least 6,4 million had registered to vote, representing 95 percent of eligible voters.
The two main parties are:

President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu-PF party

Prime Minister, Morgan Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change (MDC).