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Survey suggests Chamisa will win 53% vote to Mnangagwa’s 40%

An independent survey conducted for The Brenthurst Foundation, by the London-based SABI Strategy Group, has established that opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) leader Nelson Chamisa would defeat the incumbent President Emmerson Mnangagwa if elections were going to be held “tomorrow”.

The survey, conducted in January states that Chamisa would win 53% of the vote to Mnangagwa’s 40% among those who say they will definitely vote.

Key findings of the survey suggests that If an election were to be held tomorrow, Chamisa would win 53% of the vote. If an election were to be held tomorrow, the CCC would win 52% of the parliamentary vote.

It further cites that Chamisa has a positive favourability rating of 16 points higher than Emmerson Mnangagwa.”

On governance, 47% of respondents believe the CCC can govern more effectively while 33% believe Zanu-PF can govern more effectively.

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