WATCH: Thokozani Khupe Encourages Parties To Join Political Actors Dialogue

WATCH: Thokozani Khupe Encourages Parties To Join Political Actors Dialogue 1

[embedded content] Leader of MDC-T, Thokozani Khupe appears in the video encouraging other political leaders to join the Political Actors Dialogue (POLAD) process that has been initiated by President Mnangagwa. The dialogue has however been rejected by MDC President Nelson Chamisa, who has insisted that Mnangagwa is not a legitimate president of Zimbabwe. Chamisa and his party say that Mnangagwa did not win the July 2018 Election. Khupe is mostly known for breaking away with part of the MDC following a leadership dispute after the later Morgan Tsvangirai’s death. advertisement…

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Uproar In MDC’s Gweru Provincial Structures

Uproar In MDC’s Gweru Provincial Structures 3

The opposition MDC is in turmoil in the Midlands province after the provincial executive unilaterally chose members who will be seconded to the party’s highest decision-making body, the national executive council. Party structures from all the districts convened in Gweru over the weekend to choose the five representatives. The process was set to be presided over by MDC women’s assembly chairperson, Paurina Mpariwa. However, instead of holding the elections, provincial chairperson Josiah Makombe allegedly proposed his own list of five, asked someone to second them and thereafter declared the process…

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Tendai Biti Says They’d Rather Negotiate. Protests A Last Resort

Tendai Biti Says They’d Rather Negotiate. Protests A Last Resort 5

MDC Vice President, Tendai Biti has said that they would like to negotiate with Zanu-PF instead of resorting to protests first. He said the MDC is giving Mnangagwa time so that he can initiate talks. he said the country has lost too much blood and there’s need to give talks a chance. He was speaking in London where he launched a book. Said Biti: We are giving Mnangagwa time. We are giving him a warning, a notice. Please let us talk because there will come a time when we will…

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Full Text: MDC Slams Mnangagwa’s “Currency Obsession” As Misplaced

Full Text: MDC Slams Mnangagwa’s “Currency Obsession” As Misplaced 7

Mnangagwa currency obsession misplaced The MDC notes with concern the failure by the Mnangagwa’s administration to realise that their monetary approach is compounding the economic crisis. Since the introduction of the bond notes, the financial sector has been distorted. These distortions created a three-tier exchange and pricing system. Good money was displaced by bad money, an elementary prediction any government ought to have envisaged. Fast forward to Mnangagwa’s time, the bond note still exists, it now has several manifestations with cosmetic name changes. advertisement A fake attempt to demonetise the…

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WATCH: Former MDC Alliance Party, Zimbabwe People First , Says ED Is Legitimate President. Praises Dialogue

WATCH: Former MDC Alliance Party, Zimbabwe People First , Says ED Is Legitimate President. Praises Dialogue 9

The Agrippa Mutambara led Zimbabwe People First (Zim PF) which recently withdrew from the MDC, has said that they recognise President Mnangagwa as the legitimated leader of the country. This is a departure from the position of the MDC which maintains that Mnangagwa did not legitimately win the July 2018 presidential election. Senior party member Vongai Muti, made the statement during a ZTN show when she was asked if the MDC was right to put the question of Mnangagwa’s legitimacy as a precondition for involvement in the ongoing political leader’s…

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MDC Leadership Feels Under Siege From State Security Agents

MDC Leadership Feels Under Siege From State Security Agents 11

The MDC is increasingly concerned about the safety of its members after the Police Internal Security Intelligence (PISI) reportedly sought for details pertaining to the newly-elected party leadership in every province. Consequently, the director in the MDC’s organising department, Farai Chinobva has since sent a circular to all party provincial chairpersons advising them on the latest development. He wrote: Ref: confidentiality of party information It has come to our attention that members of the police force specifically from PISI are moving around requesting details of our elected leadership and party…

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We Will Demonstrate To Get Zanu-PF To The Negotiating Table, Chamisa

We Will Demonstrate To Get Zanu-PF To The Negotiating Table, Chamisa 13

MDC President Nelson Chamisa has said that the party will pursue the option of demonstrating to bring Zanu-PF to the negotiating table. Chamisa was speaking in an interview with the Standard’s Obey Manayiti in The Big Interview following the party’s ended Congress. From the interview: OM: The government accuses you of plotting violent demonstrations, which you want to use to topple Mnangagwa. What would be the purpose of those protests? NC: They have always institutionalised lies and deception, typical of a leopard that accusing it’s offspring of smelling like a…

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FULL TEXT: MDC Condemns Harassment Of Joanna Mamombe And CSO Leaders

FULL TEXT: MDC Condemns Harassment Of Joanna Mamombe And CSO Leaders 15

MDC condemns Harassment of Hon Mamombe and CSO leaders The MDC condemns the targeted harassment and arrest of Hon. Joanna Mamombe which is nothing but an act of political persecution. She has been detained by Harare Law and Order section since yesterday. Seven CSO leaders have been arrested by a paranoid government which harrassed every international guest who came to attend the MDC Congress. The Closure of democratic space is an indictment on a government which claims to be reformist. advertisement The MDC is concerned by the unrepentant behaviour of…

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MDC And ZANU PF Top 7 Officials Compared

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The MDC led by Advocate Nelson Chamisa held its elective congress between the 24th and 26th of May in Gweru where the party chose new leadership for the next five years. There were some surprises, with some “rebels” being given powerful positions while “loyal’ cadres were discarded. Below is a comparison of ZANU PF and MDC’s top seven officials: MDC TOP 7 Nelson Chamisa Welshman Ncube Tendai Biti Lynette Kore Tabitha Khumalo Chalton Hwende David Coltart ZANU PF TOP 7  advertisement Emmerson Mnangagwa Constantino Guvheya Chiwenga Kembo Mohadi Oppa Muchinguri…

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JUST IN: 3 MDC Members Perish In An Accident On Their Way From Congress

JUST IN: 3 MDC Members Perish In An Accident On Their Way From Congress 19

A ZimEye article suggests that three MDC A members have died in a road accident near the city of Kwekwe. It also reports that they were coming from their party elective congress that was held in Gweru over the weekend. Recently, the daughter of the late MDC founding father, Morgan Tsvangirai was involved in a horrific crash in the same area. The accident claimed the lives of two MDC members. Please note we are updating this article as more details come so refresh the article often. More: ZimEye advertisement Source:…

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