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AllAfrica.com
Don't Be Hoodwinkedlooted out of the country. Zimbabweans from all walks of life have expressed o
Don't Be Hoodwinked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
looted out of the country. Zimbabweans from all walks of life have expressed outrage over the disclosure, with the main Movement for Democratic Change party staging a well-attended demonstration to protest against government's inaction in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saviour Kasukuwere Guns for Bulawayo Mayorto look into claims of impropriety in council in what is being seen as the buil
Saviour Kasukuwere Guns for Bulawayo Mayor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
to look into claims of impropriety in council in what is being seen as the build up towards the purging of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) dominated municipality. The investigation has been spurred by claims of corruption by... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
T Takes On Saviour KasukuwereTHE Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) is moving to forestall Local Governm
T Takes On Saviour Kasukuwere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
THE Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) is moving to forestall Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere's attempts to weaken its influence on the remaining urban strongholds under its dominion as the country's political parties brace for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vendors Spoil Workers' Dayof the formal job market. Statistics show that Zimbabwe had about three millio
Vendors Spoil Workers' Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
of the formal job market. Statistics show that Zimbabwe had about three million workers in 1999 when Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change was formed from the workers unions, but now has less than 300 000 people formally employed in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
T Alleges Malice in Harare AuditThe Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) has said a proposed forensic audit o
T Alleges Malice in Harare Audit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) has said a proposed forensic audit of the Harare City Council (HCC) and its businesses ordered by the ZANU-PF political commissar was motivated by "political malice and utmost bad faith". MDC-T... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's ProblemsMakoni led Mavambo Kusile Dawn (MKD), Democratic Assembly for Restoration and E
Opposition Parties Say Only a Coalition Government Can Solve Zimbabwe's Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Makoni led Mavambo Kusile Dawn (MKD), Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), the Welshman Ncube led Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), Tendai Biti's People's Democratic Party (PDP), the Zimbabwe African People's Union... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dryMakoni led Mavambo Kusile Dawn (MKD), Democratic Assembly for Restoration and E
Parties: Vote us in, you are home and dry
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
Makoni led Mavambo Kusile Dawn (MKD), Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), the Welshman Ncube led Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), Tendai Biti’s People's Democratic Party (PDP), the Zimbabwe African People's Union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Indigenisation Law Still Unclearhowever, worth noting that the war of attrition between Chinamasa and Zhuwao ha
Indigenisation Law Still Unclear
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
however, worth noting that the war of attrition between Chinamasa and Zhuwao had been ongoing for months. The opposition, Movement for Democratic Change led by Welshman Ncube summed it up best when it said the ZANU-PF lieutenants were locked in a... Read more
6d
International Business Times
Zimbabwe: Rising tensions as ruling Zanu-PF accused of arson and threats to opposition the aftermath of the presidential elections held in March and June 2008. At the
Zimbabwe: Rising tensions as ruling Zanu-PF accused of arson and threats to opposition
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
the aftermath of the presidential elections held in March and June 2008. At the time, supporters of Zanu-PF and opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) blamed each other for perpetrating killings, torture, and politically motivated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim@36 - Jewel of Africa Left to Rotof politics played in post-independent Zimbabwe can at best be described as bar
Zim@36 - Jewel of Africa Left to Rot
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of politics played in post-independent Zimbabwe can at best be described as barbaric. Only last week, the opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by former prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, (MDC-T) was grudgingly allowed to hold a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opinion Divided Over ZCTU CrisisRobert Mugabe's government, it almost cost them political power after it gave b
Opinion Divided Over ZCTU Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Robert Mugabe's government, it almost cost them political power after it gave birth to ZANU-PF's fiercest rival, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in 1999. Two weeks ago, the Financial Gazette reported that the 108 000 member ZCTU was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
T's Wishful ThinkingElsewhere this publication, we report that the Movement for Democratic Change (
T's Wishful Thinking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Elsewhere this publication, we report that the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) has abandoned plans to forge an alliance with other opposition political formations. From a constitutional viewpoint, it is the MDC-T's right to choose whomsoever... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Morgan Tsvangirai Faces EvictionLOCAL Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has threatened to evict Movement f
Morgan Tsvangirai Faces Eviction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
LOCAL Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has threatened to evict Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) leader Morgan Tsvangirai from a State mansion in Highlands, Harare over the appointment of Harare town clerk, James Mushore, which is being... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
US ambassador, Tsvangirai hold talksUNITED STATES ambassador to Zimbabwe, Harry Thomas Jnr, held a meeting Tuesday
US ambassador, Tsvangirai hold talks
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
UNITED STATES ambassador to Zimbabwe, Harry Thomas Jnr, held a meeting Tuesday with Movement for Democratic Change founding president Morgan Tsvangirai at the party’s Harvest House headquarters in Harare. Ambassador Thomas Jnr. Said the meeting was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ncube's MDC Hails Kofi Annan Coup Warnings to Cling-On Leaderson good governance, human rights and democracy," party spokesperson Kurauone Ch
Ncube's MDC Hails Kofi Annan Coup Warnings to Cling-On Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
on good governance, human rights and democracy," party spokesperson Kurauone Chihwayi said in a statement Saturday. "The Movement for Democratic Change MDC salutes Koffi Annan for urging African leaders including President Robert Mugabe to... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Cling-on Bob needs Annan tutorialson good governance, human rights and democracy,” party spokesperson Kurauone Ch
Cling-on Bob needs Annan tutorials
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
on good governance, human rights and democracy,” party spokesperson Kurauone Chihwayi said in a statement Saturday. “The Movement for Democratic Change MDC salutes Koffi Annan for urging African leaders including President Robert Mugabe to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ZCTU Must Not Diecountry-wide protests on government policies that resulted in major shifts. In
ZCTU Must Not Die
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
country-wide protests on government policies that resulted in major shifts. In 2000, it spearheaded the formation of the Movement for Democratic Change, which was initially led by its now-late president, Gibson Sibanda, with Morgan Tsvangirai,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mojo No Substitute for Lack of PolicyZimbabwe." (Not like America. Not like Britain. Not like China or Russia.) Tha
Mojo No Substitute for Lack of Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Zimbabwe." (Not like America. Not like Britain. Not like China or Russia.) That is why he enjoys the freedom to lead his movement for democratic change in a democratic country like Zimbabwe. The much-maligned Posa has often been misused or... Read more
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14d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to courtPresident Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost elections in Har
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to court
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost elections in Harare to the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) since 2000, but has asserted itself by firing mayors using a disputed law that allows a cabinet minister to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to courtsince 2002. President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost ele
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to court
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
since 2002. President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost elections in Harare to the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) since 2000, but has asserted itself by firing mayors using a disputed law that allows a... Read more
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The Star
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to courtsince 2002. President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost ele
Zimbabwe suspends capital's mayor, opposition goes to court
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
since 2002. President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF has consistently lost elections in Harare to the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) since 2000, but has asserted itself by firing mayors using a disputed law that allows a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Grand Coalition Eludes Oppositionmap out a strategy for a grand coalition against President Robert Mugabe's ZANU
Grand Coalition Eludes Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
map out a strategy for a grand coalition against President Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF in the 2018 elections. In an interview, Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader, Welshman Ncube, said opposition parties were still working behind the scenes to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
T Abandons Coalition TalksTHE Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) has abandoned coalition talks with o
T Abandons Coalition Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
THE Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) has abandoned coalition talks with other opposition parties ahead of decisive 2018 elections, as it prepares a final assault against President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF party, the Financial Gazette can... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
[From our archives] Industrial empire Bulawayo reduced to a ghost townfar below the $2-billion that was required then – a figure which has since rise
[From our archives] Industrial empire Bulawayo reduced to a ghost town
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
far below the $2-billion that was required then – a figure which has since risen to $8-billion.” Eddie Cross, a Bulawayo Movement for Democratic Change MP and an economic adviser to opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, paints a bleak picture of... Read more
15d
New Zimbabwe
Torture victim Mukoko launches bookand its work, all of which was public information. Her interrogators accused M
Torture victim Mukoko launches book
New Zimbabwe / Posted 15 days ago
and its work, all of which was public information. Her interrogators accused Mukoko of working with the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). They accused her of recruiting party youths to receive training in Botswana. Mukoko... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zimbabwean torture victim pens ordealand its work, all of which was public information. Her interrogators accused M
Zimbabwean torture victim pens ordeal
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
and its work, all of which was public information. Her interrogators accused Mukoko of working with the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). They accused her of recruiting party youths to receive training in Botswana. Mukoko... Read more
17d
Mail & Guardian
Why Mugabe’s latest challenger will find it hard to break the mouldof opposition parties’ survival in Zimbabwe, Edgar Tekere’s Zimbabwe Unity Move
Why Mugabe’s latest challenger will find it hard to break the mould
Mail & Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
of opposition parties’ survival in Zimbabwe, Edgar Tekere’s Zimbabwe Unity Movement (ZUM) and Morgan Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) presented strong challenges to Zanu-PF in 1990, 2000, 2002 and 2008. The MDC even won... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Tsvangirayi is the man come 2018should also be the case of all Zimbabweans yearning for change. A lot has happ
Tsvangirayi is the man come 2018
New Zimbabwe / Posted 19 days ago
should also be the case of all Zimbabweans yearning for change. A lot has happened since the founding of the formidable Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in 999 that merit mentioning in support of the assertion that Morgiza, as he is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Publisher Trevor Ncube Says Opposition and Zanu-PF Have Failed, Only a Third Way Can Fix Zimbabwethat serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state instituti
Top Publisher Trevor Ncube Says Opposition and Zanu-PF Have Failed, Only a Third Way Can Fix Zimbabwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
that serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state institutions, the diaspora, even within Zanu PF, the Movement for Democratic Change factions, the military, police and intelligence services, there are such people -- decent... Read more
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20d
Los Angeles Times
TV Picks: 'Democrats,' 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,' 'El Vato'by the people charged with making it happen: Paul Mangwana of Mugabe's ZANU-PF
TV Picks: 'Democrats,' 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,' 'El Vato'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
by the people charged with making it happen: Paul Mangwana of Mugabe's ZANU-PF party, and Douglas Mwonzora, of the opposing Movement for Democratic Change. Most of it takes place at meetings public and private, in conference rooms and country... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Only a Third Way can fix Zim, Trevor Ncubethat serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state instituti
Only a Third Way can fix Zim, Trevor Ncube
New Zimbabwe / Posted 20 days ago
that serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state institutions, the diaspora, even within Zanu PF, the Movement for Democratic Change factions, the military, police and intelligence services, there are such people — decent... Read more
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Breitbart
PHOTOS: Thousands Storm Zimbabwe’s Capital Demanding Robert Mugabe Step DownZimbabwe’s main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change, organized
PHOTOS: Thousands Storm Zimbabwe’s Capital Demanding Robert Mugabe Step Down
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change, organized a thousands-strong protest in the nation’s capital Thursday calling for nonagenarian dictator Robert Mugabe step down after 28 years of iron-fisted rule. The BBC... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zimbabwe holds anti-Mugabe protesta day after the largest protest rally for several years was held in Harare. Mo
Zimbabwe holds anti-Mugabe protest
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
a day after the largest protest rally for several years was held in Harare. Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), led thousands of marchers through the capital to demand that Mugabe, 92, resign. The... Read more
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iafrica.com
ZANU-PF defends Mugabe after protestsa day after the largest protest rally for several years was held in Harare. Mo
ZANU-PF defends Mugabe after protests
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
a day after the largest protest rally for several years was held in Harare. Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), led thousands of marchers through the capital to demand that Mugabe, 92, resign. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mugabe's party defends Zimbabwe leader after giant rallyMorgan Tsvangirai, leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC
Mugabe's party defends Zimbabwe leader after giant rally
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), led thousands of marchers through the capital to demand that Mugabe, 92, resign. The president has ruled Zimbabwe since independence from British colonial rule in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Only a 'Third Way' Can Fix Zimthat serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state instituti
Only a 'Third Way' Can Fix Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
that serves the majority. On the sidelines of the universities, state institutions, the diaspora, even within Zanu PF, the Movement for Democratic Change factions, the military, police and intelligence services, there are such people -- decent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thousands Call for End to Mugabe Rulethe rule of longtime President Robert Mugabe. In the first anti-government pro
Thousands Call for End to Mugabe Rule
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
the rule of longtime President Robert Mugabe. In the first anti-government protest in nearly a decade, supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before party leader Morgan... Read more
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21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zim stands up to BobUnder the watchful eye of riot police, more than 2000 supporters of the Movemen
Zim stands up to Bob
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
Under the watchful eye of riot police, more than 2000 supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before their leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, gave a speech attacking Mugabe's rule. Anti-government... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zimbabwe protest: Thousands call for end to Mugabe rulethe rule of longtime President Robert Mugabe. In the first anti-government pro
Zimbabwe protest: Thousands call for end to Mugabe rule
Aljazeera / Posted 21 days ago
the rule of longtime President Robert Mugabe. In the first anti-government protest in nearly a decade, supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before party leader Morgan... Read more
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21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe holds largest anti-Mugabe protest in yearsUnder the watchful eye of riot police, more than 2,000 supporters of the Moveme
Zimbabwe holds largest anti-Mugabe protest in years
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
Under the watchful eye of riot police, more than 2,000 supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before their leader Morgan Tsvangirai gave a speech attacking Mugabe's... Read more
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21d
iafrica.com
Zimbabwe holds anti-Mugabe protestthe 92-year-old leader make a "dignified exit." Under the watchful eye of riot
Zimbabwe holds anti-Mugabe protest
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
the 92-year-old leader make a "dignified exit." Under the watchful eye of riot police, more than 2,000 supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before their leader Morgan Tsvangirai... Read more
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21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Thousands march in biggest protest against Mugabe in nearly a decadeMore than 2,000 supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) carried
Thousands march in biggest protest against Mugabe in nearly a decade
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
More than 2,000 supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) carried anti-Mugabe placards and sang party songs before their leader Morgan Tsvangirai gave a speech attacking Mugabe's rule. More than 2,000 supporters of the Movement for... Read more
21d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Why Mugabe’s latest challenger will find it hard to break the mouldof opposition parties’ survival in Zimbabwe, Edgar Tekere’s Zimbabwe Unity Move
Why Mugabe’s latest challenger will find it hard to break the mould
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
of opposition parties’ survival in Zimbabwe, Edgar Tekere’s Zimbabwe Unity Movement (ZUM) and Morgan Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) presented strong challenges to ZANU-PF in 1990, 2000, 2002 and 2008. The MDC even won... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Why Mugabe challenger will find it hard to break mouldelections. So what are Mujuru’s chances of succeeding where others – such as t
Why Mugabe challenger will find it hard to break mould
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
elections. So what are Mujuru’s chances of succeeding where others – such as the Zimbabwe Unity Movement (ZUM) and the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) – have failed? ZANU-PF’S HOLD ON POWER Since the historic 1980 elections that ended... Read more
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iol.co.za
MDC planning protests against povertyHarare - Zimbabwe’s main opposition political party, the Movement for Democrati
MDC planning protests against poverty
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
Harare - Zimbabwe’s main opposition political party, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai, has invited the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) to join Thursday’s peaceful protest march against... Read more
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23d
The Times & The Sunday Times
How liberators turn into oppressors - a study of southern African statesseen on a massive scale after independence as it was turned against political o
How liberators turn into oppressors - a study of southern African states
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
seen on a massive scale after independence as it was turned against political opponents and their support base. When the Movement for Democratic Change as a new opposition party turned into a serious competitor, the Chimurenga, or revolutionary... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
How southern African liberators turn into oppressorsseen on a massive scale after independence as it was turned against political o
How southern African liberators turn into oppressors
Mail & Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
seen on a massive scale after independence as it was turned against political opponents and their support base. When the Movement for Democratic Change as a new opposition party turned into a serious competitor, the Chimurenga, or revolutionary... Read more
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28d
AllAfrica.com
Can Joice Mujuru Dethrone President Mugabe?mogul Strive Masiyiwa. But critics remember that at her prime she rattled the
Can Joice Mujuru Dethrone President Mugabe?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
mogul Strive Masiyiwa. But critics remember that at her prime she rattled the rank and file of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T), spewing vitriol against opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who at his prime... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
PF Wants Josephine Ncube for Town Clerkseeking to have Kasukuwere's decision nullified. The ZANU-PF Harare province a
PF Wants Josephine Ncube for Town Clerk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
seeking to have Kasukuwere's decision nullified. The ZANU-PF Harare province alleges that Mushore is aligned to the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) party which dominates council. The province wrote to Kasukuwere just before the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mnangagwa - a History of a Career Driven By Othersto naturally consider Mugabe's prospects to hold on to power in the wake of the
Mnangagwa - a History of a Career Driven By Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
to naturally consider Mugabe's prospects to hold on to power in the wake of the birthing of a strong opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), as well as a growing socio-economic instability that was beginning to fuel discontent... Read more
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