Tag: Opposition

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

A Zimbabwe press card is a precious thing. Much of the local media is under state control, and President Robert Mugabe has a long record of disliking foreign correspondents. So when I had a chance to get temporary accreditation to cover an arts festival, I jumped at it. After three […]

Opposition Parties Come Together With One Vision

Opposition Parties Come Together With One Vision

Opposition political parties are slowly sealing the envisaged coalition to end President Robert Mugabe’s 35 year hold on power. Today women from eight of the top opposition parties in the country will be exhibiting the rare unity in a women rally set to fill up the 3000 seating capacity Bulawayo […]

Tsvangirai Says Won’t Concede Defeat To Mugabe

Tsvangirai Says Won’t Concede Defeat To Mugabe

Opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Monday scaled up the political stakes and declared that he would not concede defeat to President Robert Mugabe’s “fragmented” Zanu PF party in next year’s general elections. In his Workers’ Day speech at the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU)-organised commemorations at Dzivarasekwa Stadium […]