Tag: MDC

Will government crush Tsvangirai’s MDC demo?

Will government crush Tsvangirai’s MDC demo?

The MDC has announced it is planning a large-scale civilian protest on April 14. Opposition officials say this is a fulfilment of a key resolution of the MDC’s 2014 national congress that was held at the City Sports Centre in Harare, to force government to implement fundamental electoral and political […]

Gukurahundi: Lay off Coltart says MDC

Gukurahundi: Lay off Coltart says MDC

The opposition MDC party has condemned attacks on party Senator David Coltart by Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa and the justice ministry secretary, accusing both of trying to intimidate and harass citizens exercising their right to freedom of expression. Self-assured and usually unflappable, Mnangagwa hardly reacts to adverse media reports about […]

MDC-T MP, 11activists acquitted

MDC-T MP, 11activists acquitted

Highfield East MP Erick Murai (MDC-T) and 11 of the 13 suspects arrested last November on charges of public violence, yesterday walked out of the Mbare Magistrates’ Court free after they were acquitted at the end of the State case. But, presiding magistrate Shelly Zvenyika, however, ordered two of the […]

MDC: Mugabe birthday a celebration of greed

MDC: Mugabe birthday a celebration of greed

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s proposed $800 000, 92nd birthday bash next month will be a celebration of the greed and insensitivity that has characterised his legacy, opposition parties have said. In a statement, the MDC lead by former Industry Minister Welshman Ncube said it was appalled at Mugabe’s lack of feeling […]