Tag: Grand Coalition

Coalition talks divide MDC-T

Coalition talks divide MDC-T

Coalition talks divide MDC-T: Main opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai (pictured) is in a Catch-22 situation after it emerged most members of his national executive were against the idea of a grand coalition with other pro-democracy groups, despite his claims that the party had endorsed the idea. BY RICHARD CHIDZA […]

Tsvangirai dumps ‘big brother’ mentality

Tsvangirai dumps ‘big brother’ mentality

Tsvangirai dumps ‘big brother’ mentality: MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, has pledged not to “play big brother” as he joins other opposition parties in coalition talks aimed at dislodging President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF in the 2018 elections. Tsvangirai told journalists in Bulawayo on Friday the MDC-T acknowledged the significance […]

I’d rather fight it alone: Tsvangirai

I’d rather fight it alone: Tsvangirai

I’d rather fight it alone: Tsvangirai: MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai says his tenure as Prime Minister of the now-defunct Government of National Unity (GNU) had taught him to stay away from coalitions, effectively ruling out the possibility of joining hands with other opposition parties ahead of the 2018 elections. Tsvangirai […]

Zapu open to People First coalition

Zapu open to People First coalition

Dumiso Dabengwa’s Zapu has said the entrance of Joice Mujuru’s Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) in the political fray would spur the setup of the highly-anticipated opposition coalition seeking to unseat President Robert Mugabe’s government. Dabengwa is on record saying he will only consider serious engagement for a possible coalition as […]