Zanu PF is confident of winning the Nyanga South ward 19 local government by-election scheduled for August 26.

The Zanu PF Manicaland leadership descended on Chitsanza ward 19 in Sedze to drum up support for the party’s candidate Cde George John Mukoto.

Addressing the Zanu PF party supporters the provincial leadership emphasized on the need to safeguard the values of the revolutionary party by handing victory to Cde Mukoto and lay a strong foundation going into the 2018 general elections.

The Zanu PF candidate promised he would deliver development for the people of Chitsanza once voted into power.

The Nyanga South ward 19 local government seat fell vacant after the death of Zanda Muchadenyika.

Cde Mukoto will lock horns with independent candidate Judith Chigwanda in the August 26 by election.

During the meeting cash donations were availed by the Zanu PF Manicaland leadership towards constructing a waiting mother’s shelter at Nyajezi Clinic.