BEITBRIDGE –Beitbridge Ward 2 councilor and Deputy Mayor Munyaradzi Chitsunge has been unanimously elected as the new Beitbridge Mayor- Beitbridge Town Council Clerk Loud Ramakagpola has confirmed.
Chitsunge was elected and installed at elections held at council house on Tuesday. He was the only councilor to submit his name for the post. Sources said Chitsunge is aligned with the Nelson Chamisa led MDC-A. Chitsunge replaces Morgan Ncube who was recalled on September 14, 2020 by MDC T leader Thokozani Khupe. Ncube was recalled together with two other councilors for Ward 5 and 6, Granger Nyoni and Agnes Tore respectively.