Tag: Grand Coalition

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 […]

Opposition warns ‘big sister’ Mujuru

Opposition warns ‘big sister’ Mujuru

OPPOSITION parties have warned former Vice-President Joice Mujuru’s People First (PF) movement to avoid the “big brother/sister mentality” in its engagements with other players or risk scuttling grand coalition initiatives already underway ahead of the 2018 elections. The warnings came after PF interim spokesperson, Rugare Gumbo last week insinuated that […]

Opinion: Why coalition politics matters

Opinion: Why coalition politics matters

INCLUSIVE development in Zimbabwe can only emerge where we embrace diversity in our political views, but that diversity must have a collective purpose, which should be bigger than individuals or one single political party or political brand. We, therefore, must hasten to engender a deliberate synthesis of diverse opposition political parties […]

Tsvangirai pushes for Mujuru meet

Tsvangirai pushes for Mujuru meet

MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai is reportedly anxious to meet former Vice-President Joice Mujuru as the main opposition party leader’s bid to form a grand coalition to challenge Zanu PF in the 2018 elections gathers momentum. Mujuru, whose People First (PF) project is yet to be transformed into a political party, […]