Tag: MDC

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai re-united with his former allies on Saturday to forge a coalition aimed at ending President Robert Mugabe’s near four-decade hold on power in elections next year. Mugabe, in power since independence from British colonial rule in 1980, has been endorsed as his party’s candidate […]

Stage set for violent 2018 campaign

Stage set for violent 2018 campaign

Opposition parties yesterday predicted a bloody run-up to the 2018 election judging by the high levels of violence and intolerance already exhibited by rival Zanu PF camps since the beginning of this year, with the latest incident recorded in Bulawayo at the weekend. Similar bloody clashes occurred at the ruling party’s […]

MDC-T in crisis meeting

MDC-T in crisis meeting

MDC-T in crisis meeting: Opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has summoned members of his national council to an emergency meeting tomorrow to resolve internal fissures triggered by his recent appointment of Nelson Chamisa and Elias Mudzuri as the party’s vice-presidents. MDC-T President Morgan Tsvangirai Tsvangirai’s spokesperson Luke Tamborinyorika confirmed the development, […]