Tag: MDC-T

Cancer ailment deals Tsvangirai a big blow

Cancer ailment deals Tsvangirai a big blow

MDC-T president Morgan Tsvangirai’s stamina and capacity to sustain a rigorous 2018 campaign has been thrown into doubt following his public announcement that he has colon cancer. Tsvangirai revealed on Monday that he had been diagnosed with the disease after being referred to South Africa (SA), adding that he had […]

MDC-T allegedly never invited to join opposition coalition

MDC-T allegedly never invited to join opposition coalition

The MDC-T party says it was not invited to join the recently formed Coalition of Democrats (CODE) opposition alliance, adding that it would not, in any case, participate in what looks like an “looks like an elite pact”. Opposition groups led by the likes of former cabinet ministers Simba Makoni, […]

Flip-flopping: Tsvangirai’s political tact or weakness?

Flip-flopping: Tsvangirai’s political tact or weakness?

After rolling out a nationwide “No Reform, No Elections” Campaign last year, MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai brewed a shocker last week when he announced that his party would participate in the 2018 general elections. There have been no electoral reforms yet, and President Robert Mugabe’s ruling Zanu PF has been […]

Coalition talks divide MDC-T

Coalition talks divide MDC-T

Main opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai 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. Tsvangirai told journalists in Bulawayo last Friday that […]