Mugabe would finish term
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe says he will serve the full term if he wins elections held on Wednesday, he told reporters immediately after voting. Mugabe, accompanied by First Lady, Grace, voted at Mhofu Primary School in Highfield and then faced the world’s media. When a journalist asked Mugabe if he will see his term through should he win, he shot back: “Why not? Don’t you want me to serve the whole term, which is what I’m elected for? Why should I offer myself as a candidate if it’s to cheat the people into resigning after?
Tsvangirai, who voted earlier at Mt Pleasant High School in Harare, said preparations for the elections raised “all sorts of credibility questions”. “The voters’ roll has not been resolved, we hope that it’s not going to be a big impediment for people to make a choice,” Tsvangirai said.
He said if re-elected, he would work hard to fix the economy and revive industries. “In our new term, we have lots of things to do really to try and get our economy back on its feet.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Newzimbabwe.com