Election officials sort voting papers for ballot counting after a by-election at a polling station , in Mbizo township, Kwekwe, on March 26, 2022. - Zimbabweans cast ballots on March 26, 2022 in parliamentary and local authority by-elections seen as a yardstick of what is to come in next year's general polls. The polls, which closed at 7:00 pm, have generated so much interest that President Emmerson Mnangagwa has led various campaign rallies to shore up support for ruling ZANU-PF candidates. (Photo by Zinyange Auntony / AFP) (Photo by ZINYANGE AUNTONY/AFP via Getty Images)