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weather fails to deter Matabeleland voters
July 31, 2013
60 to 70 people
were observed outside the polling stations in most communities
of Matabeleland despite the chilly weather prevailing in the region.
Trust observer mission working in Matabeleland areas of Bulawayo,
Bubi, Mguza, Gwanda, Matobo, Mzingwane and Tsholotsho reports that
voting began on time in most polling stations without any irregularities
So far Sizinda
polling stations in Bulawayo (an area inhabitant by former aliens)
have recorded very long queues of 206, 108 and 127 voters at Maphisa
Primary, Sizinda Pre-school A and B respectively. These three polling
stations are within a radius of 500m from each other. At Gohole
and Bidi Primary schools in Matobo voting began at 0701 with long
queues and there were about 20 people sleeping outside Gohole polling
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