Tag: Biti

Zimbabwean opposition leader Tendai Biti of the Peoples democratic Party (PDP) addresses supporters gathered at a rally to launch the opposition parties' coalition to fight Zimbabwe long-time ruler Robert Mugabe in 2018 elections on August 5, 2017 in Harare. 
Zimbabwean opposition parties launch a united alliance to take on Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF party in 2018 elections on August 5, 2017 in Harare.  / AFP PHOTO / Jekesai NJIKIZANA        (Photo credit should read JEKESAI NJIKIZANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Zimbabwe’s Election Most Important in a Generation, Biti Says

Zimbabwe’s elections scheduled to take place this year will be the most important in a generation and critical to restoring democracy and economic growth in the southern African nation that has been dominated by one party since independence in 1980, opposition politician Tendai Biti said. Zimbabwe has been an international […]

Biti has criticised Mugabe's regular and costly foreign excursions

Take Mugabe’s Passport – Biti

Opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Tendai Biti has literary advocated that the law be used to take globetrotter President Robert Mugabe’s passport from him. Biti said government must enact a law that restricts Mugabe from excessive foreign travel. Mugabe’s voyages to international conferences such as the ongoing UN ocean […]

Tsvangirai and Biti in talks

Tsvangirai and Biti in talks

IN what could be a make-or-break attempt to dislodge President Robert Mugabe in the forthcoming harmonised elections in 2018, MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has sent emissaries to People Democratic Party (PDP) president Tendai Biti to initiate talks that could lead to the formation of a coalition of opposition parties ahead […]

Biti: Allow Sadc to run 2018 poll

Biti: Allow Sadc to run 2018 poll

PRESSURE is mounting on President Robert Mugabe’s administration to allow for the monitoring or even running of Zimbabwe’s 2018 election by “impartial organisations”. Following reports the European Union (EU) is pushing for a United Nations-monitored election, the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has thrown in another proposal. PDP leader Tendai […]