By Florence Mapindu
Just In… Real Estate mogul and Ward 4 councilor Martin Chivhoko has been elected the new mayor of Gweru at a special council meeting held at Town House this morning.
Ward 9 Councilor Nyaradzo Madzikura was elected deputy mayor and both were elected unopposed.
In his acceptance speech, Clr Chivhoko called upon city fathers to work towards developing the city as a team and pledged to undertake various income-generating projects to assist the local authority in getting the much-needed revenue.
He said his council would fight corruption at Town House and challenged council employees to shun underhand dealings.
More to follow…