On this day in 1990, the first elections to be contested under the amended constitution of 1987 were held, they were also the first election done on a single roll for both blacks and whites. Robert Mugabe won against Edgar Tekere of Zimbabwe Unity Movement (ZUM).
En.wikipedia.org. 2021. 1990 Zimbabwean general election. [online] Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1990_Zimbabwean_general_election