Zanu-PF national youth secretary for education Wellington Tagarira, said they are going to hold the #EDhasMyVote 5km fun run at Mkoba Stadium in Gweru on Thursday before the youth convention which will be held at the open space behind Mkoba Teachers’ College. The fun run will start at 6am and end at 7am, while the convention is set to start at 9am. The #EDhasMyVote 5km fun run will be held in every province when Emmerson Mnangagwa holds rallies.
Tagarira who is also the race director, said the fun run will be in four categories, the Under-19, 20-30 and 31-40 age groups as well as the wheelchair race. He also said there will be cash prices for numbers 1 to 10 in their respective categories. Said Tagarira:
First and second positions in the Under-19 category will walk away with $150 and $100 respectively, while positions three to 10 will receive $75. In the 20-30 age group, the top three will get $300, $200, $100 and from fourth to 10th they’ll get $50 each. In the 31-40 age group, the winner and the first runner-up will receive $150 and $100 respectively, while those who will take position three to 10 will walk away with $75. The same will apply for the wheelchair category.