Tag: MDC-T

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 […]

MDC-T threatens ‘grandmaster demo’

MDC-T threatens ‘grandmaster demo’

The opposition MDC-T has threatened to mount the “grandmaster of all demonstrations” in the coming weeks to force President Robert Mugabe to quit over his government’s failed economic policies. MDC-T spokesperson, Obert Gutu told NewsDay yesterday that the forthcoming demonstration was a follow-up to last week’s protest march, where party […]

MDC-T demo hangs in balance

MDC-T demo hangs in balance

The opposition MDC-T’s planned mass demonstration against the government’s alleged misrule, which is set for Thursday, now hangs in the balance, as police have not yet given the nod for the march. MDC-T secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora confirmed the situation yesterday, but threatened to go ahead with the demonstration, saying seeking police […]