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Al-Ahram Weekly
Zimbabwe: Old man facing changein the civil war in Democratic Congo in the late 1990s and early 2000s. It was
Zimbabwe: Old man facing change
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
in the civil war in Democratic Congo in the late 1990s and early 2000s. It was an unpopular war. In reaction, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) was formed in 1999 and participated in all elections since then. The next year, Mugabe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe, 92, Can't Bring Zim Out of Its Hardships, Says Botswana Leaderto protect itself against Mugabe s failures https://t.co/7qB5SHZUXf -- TENDAI B
Mugabe, 92, Can't Bring Zim Out of Its Hardships, Says Botswana Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
to protect itself against Mugabe s failures https://t.co/7qB5SHZUXf -- TENDAI BITI (@BitiTendai) September 21, 2016 The Movement for Democratic Change spokesperson, Obert Gutu also twitted that it would take a collective effort by the regional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saviour Kasukuwere Strikesto investigate some dodgy land deals, boisterously strolled into Bulawayo on Tu
Saviour Kasukuwere Strikes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
to investigate some dodgy land deals, boisterously strolled into Bulawayo on Tuesday to suspend five councillors from the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T)-led city council over allegations of corruption. Bulawayo City Council (BCC) becomes... Read more
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5d
AllAfrica.com
'The State of Africa - a History of Fifty Years of Independence' - By Martin Meredithto compromise on his previously immovable stance by a groundswell of grassroots
'The State of Africa - a History of Fifty Years of Independence' - By Martin Meredith
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
to compromise on his previously immovable stance by a groundswell of grassroots democratic activism in the name of the Movement for Democratic Change. The MDC, led by Morgan Tsvangirai managed to achieve this forced-compromise despite mass... Read more
6d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zim civil servants face tough timesalaries. There were marches in smaller cities such as Masvingo, Gutu, Gokwe,
Zim civil servants face tough time
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
salaries. There were marches in smaller cities such as Masvingo, Gutu, Gokwe, Chiredzi and Bulawayo. The opposition Movement for Democratic Change called on the African Union, SADC and the UN to act before there was anarchy. Protests have... Read more
7d
AllAfrica.com
Up to 87 Arrested in Zim Protests, Pressure Group Claimsprotesters, including the MP for Harare's Glen View suburb, Farai Munengami. N
Up to 87 Arrested in Zim Protests, Pressure Group Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
protesters, including the MP for Harare's Glen View suburb, Farai Munengami. Nelson Chamisa, the vice president of the Movement for Democratic Change of Morgan Tsvangirai claimed in a tweet late on Saturday that Munengami "has [been] detained &... Read more
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7d
New Zimbabwe
ZRP cry lies as activists say shot atillegal activities," said the police statement. Nyathi said the arrested activ
ZRP cry lies as activists say shot at
New Zimbabwe / Posted 7 days ago
illegal activities," said the police statement. Nyathi said the arrested activists included members of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) "who were openly agitating for violence". Nera on Saturday said about 100 activists... Read more
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8d
iol.co.za
Sleepless in Chisipitehands at a rally recently with her former political opponent, Morgan Tsvangirai
Sleepless in Chisipite
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
hands at a rally recently with her former political opponent, Morgan Tsvangirai, 64, president of the main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), and apologised for some of the worst political violence since 2000. She says now that... Read more
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8d
New Zimbabwe
Harare: Anti-Mugabe protests fizzle outthe claims. The activists also alleged that several people were abducted on th
Harare: Anti-Mugabe protests fizzle out
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 days ago
the claims. The activists also alleged that several people were abducted on the eve of the protest. The main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party said residents were told not to participate in the protest. “The people were... Read more
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8d
Rappler
Anti-Mugabe protests fizzle out amid high police presencethe claims. The activists also alleged that several people were abducted on th
Anti-Mugabe protests fizzle out amid high police presence
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
the claims. The activists also alleged that several people were abducted on the eve of the protest. The main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party said residents were told not to participate in the protest. "The people were... Read more
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9d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Zimbabwe anti-Mugabe activist speaks out after beatingfor dead. Zimbabwean anti-government activist Sylvanos Mudzvova talks with opp
Zimbabwe anti-Mugabe activist speaks out after beating
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
for dead. Zimbabwean anti-government activist Sylvanos Mudzvova talks with opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai (C) of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) at a hospital in the capital Harare He has whip-marks, bruises and blisters on his back... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Faces 'Massive' Protests At UN Summitinjustice in the southern African nation. During the week long protests, Mawar
Mugabe Faces 'Massive' Protests At UN Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
injustice in the southern African nation. During the week long protests, Mawarire was to be joined by the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai. The protests at the UN headquarters in New York were set to begin... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Fresh Protests Planned Against Mugabewith or without their (police) blessing. We don't need their permission. We hav
Fresh Protests Planned Against Mugabe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
with or without their (police) blessing. We don't need their permission. We have the law in our favour," legal expert and Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) secretary general, Douglas Mwonzora, said in Harare. He cited a High Court ruling on... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Police, Protesters Defiance Sparks Zimbabwe Strifeby agencies of the administration of President Robert Mugabe and Zanu (PF), pol
Police, Protesters Defiance Sparks Zimbabwe Strife
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
by agencies of the administration of President Robert Mugabe and Zanu (PF), police have announced a ban on protests. Movement for Democratic Change secretary, Douglas Mwonzora, said opposition parties and civil society groups would not... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 14 September 2016campaigners vowed to defy the order and also appeal to the courts. Douglas Mwo
African Press Review 14 September 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
campaigners vowed to defy the order and also appeal to the courts. Douglas Mwozora, spokesman for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change, described the latest attempt to stifle protest as "the last kicks of a dying regime". An... Read more
12d
New Zimbabwe
Opposition defiant; say Sat demo still onto increase a crackdown on organisers of anti-government protests. "We are goi
Opposition defiant; say Sat demo still on
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
to increase a crackdown on organisers of anti-government protests. "We are going ahead with the demonstrations," said Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) spokesperson Douglas Mwonzora, speaking on behalf of opposition parties under the... Read more
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12d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Protesters to defy Zim cops orderthe last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas
Protesters to defy Zim cops order
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas Mwonzora, spokesman for the opposition party Movement for Democratic Change, said. "They have no respect for the law but we are not going to surrender our constitutional... Read more
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13d
New Zimbabwe
New demo ban 'last kicks of dying horse'appeal to the courts. "These are the last kicks of a dying regime and we expec
New demo ban 'last kicks of dying horse'
New Zimbabwe / Posted 13 days ago
appeal to the courts. "These are the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas Mwozora, Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) secretary general, told AFP. "They have no respect for the law but we are not going to... Read more
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13d
iafrica.com
Zim police ban protests in Harareare the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Doug
Zim police ban protests in Harare
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
are the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas Mwozora, spokesman for the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition party, told AFP. "They have no respect for the law but we are not going to... Read more
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13d
Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe police announce new ban on anti-Mugabe protests in capitalare the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Doug
Zimbabwe police announce new ban on anti-Mugabe protests in capital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
are the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas Mwozora, spokesman for the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition party, told AFP. "They have no respect for the law but we are not going to... Read more
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13d
AllAfrica.com
Zim - Opposion Leader Joice Mujuru 'Taken Ill'once I get back to my country. I am real again," the 92-year-old ruler was cite
Zim - Opposion Leader Joice Mujuru 'Taken Ill'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
once I get back to my country. I am real again," the 92-year-old ruler was cited as saying at the time. The leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), Morgan Tsvangirai also announced recently that he was suffering from colon cancer,... Read more
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13d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe police announce new ban on Harare protestsare the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Doug
Zimbabwe police announce new ban on Harare protests
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
are the last kicks of a dying regime and we expected no better from them," Douglas Mwozora, spokesman for the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition party, told AFP. "They have no respect for the law but we are not going to... Read more
13d
Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe opposition parties say to protest for election reformblessing. We don't need their permission, we have the law in our favour, we are
Zimbabwe opposition parties say to protest for election reform
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
blessing. We don't need their permission, we have the law in our favour, we are sure we are right," NERA official and Movement for Democratic Change secretary general Douglas Mwonzora told reporters. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba was... Read more
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14d
AllAfrica.com
Zimbabweans Criticise Finance Minister On Social Mediaimpossible to have reforms without reformers in the country. Meanwhile, accord
Zimbabweans Criticise Finance Minister On Social Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
impossible to have reforms without reformers in the country. Meanwhile, according to NewsDay , Zimbabwe's opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Morgan Tsvangirai predicted that by the end of this year, the ruling Zanu-PF... Read more
14d
Aljazeera
What will it take to end Zimbabwe's financial crisis?Pigou - Senior Consultant for Southern Africa at the International Crisis Group
What will it take to end Zimbabwe's financial crisis?
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
Pigou - Senior Consultant for Southern Africa at the International Crisis Group Nelson Chamisa - member of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party, and a Member of Zimbabwe's House of Assembly Itai M. P. Choto - Spokesman for ZANU PF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Return to Dialogue, Fix Economythat Zimbabweans, together, can find a way out of this mess. Eight years ago,
Return to Dialogue, Fix Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
that Zimbabweans, together, can find a way out of this mess. Eight years ago, the ruling ZANU-PF party and the opposition Movement for Democratic Change formations inked the Global Political Agreement (GPA), which we can all learn from as one... Read more
18d
AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Police Brutality Under the Spotlightparties. Eighteen opposition parties including former ZANU-PF stalwart Joice M
Zimbabwe Police Brutality Under the Spotlight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
parties. Eighteen opposition parties including former ZANU-PF stalwart Joice Mujuru's Zimbabwe People First and the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) led by Morgan Tsvangirai had obtained a High Court order barring the police from... Read more
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18d
New Zimbabwe
Unless Bob quits, horror & depravity certainback to the election of 2013, when Mugabe’s Zanu PF resorted to fraud to win ou
Unless Bob quits, horror & depravity certain
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 days ago
back to the election of 2013, when Mugabe’s Zanu PF resorted to fraud to win outright victory over Morgan Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change — and ditched the Government for National Unity, which had governed Zimbabwe since 2009. The... Read more
19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe rights body says Mugabe's party misusing food aid"huge numbers of people" were affected. The ZHRC was established under the 201
Zimbabwe rights body says Mugabe's party misusing food aid
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
"huge numbers of people" were affected. The ZHRC was established under the 2013 constitution. Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has often accused the government of channelling food supplies to Mugabe... Read more
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19d
AllAfrica.com
Don't Sponsor Ruling Party, Opposition Parties Urge Firmstheir party's activities not to extend their begging bowls to firms and compani
Don't Sponsor Ruling Party, Opposition Parties Urge Firms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
their party's activities not to extend their begging bowls to firms and companies they are already sucking blood from." Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) provincial Chairman, James Gumbi, said Zanu PF is a selfish party unconcerned about... Read more
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19d
AllAfrica.com
Tsvangirai Vows to Work With All 'Progressive' PartiesZimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai h
Tsvangirai Vows to Work With All 'Progressive' Parties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai has vowed to work together with all "progressive" parties to bring change in the southern African country. In a statement the MDC spokesperson Obert Gutu said that his... Read more
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19d
New Zimbabwe
Don’t give Zanu PF a cent, parties urge firmstheir party’s activities not to extend their begging bowls to firms and compani
Don’t give Zanu PF a cent, parties urge firms
New Zimbabwe / Posted 19 days ago
their party’s activities not to extend their begging bowls to firms and companies they are already sucking blood from.” Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) provincial Chairman, James Gumbi, said Zanu PF is a selfish party unconcerned about... Read more
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19d
International Business Times
Zimbabwe: Opposition leader Tendai Biti urges for 'broad coalition' as 2018 poll approachesto "the conditions of a transitional government". Former minister Biti formed
Zimbabwe: Opposition leader Tendai Biti urges for 'broad coalition' as 2018 poll approaches
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
to "the conditions of a transitional government". Former minister Biti formed the PDP in 2015 after he split from the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) led by Tsvangirai – a party for which he was secretary general. The leader served as... Read more
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21d
AllAfrica.com
Activist Vows to Keep On Fighting for Mugabe Ousterand human rights activist. Strategic thinking Zvorwadza also disclosed that he
Activist Vows to Keep On Fighting for Mugabe Ouster
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
and human rights activist. Strategic thinking Zvorwadza also disclosed that he was once a member of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). It's leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, had been his mentor for a number of years."I was once a... Read more
23d
New Zimbabwe
Wave of protests puts pressure on Mugabea hyperinflation crisis paved the way for a 2009-2013 coalition government betw
Wave of protests puts pressure on Mugabe
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 days ago
a hyperinflation crisis paved the way for a 2009-2013 coalition government between Mugabe’s Zanu PF and the opposition Movement for Democratic Change. However, Zanu PF’s firm hold over the security forces and bureaucracy has historically... Read more
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23d
New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe’s rock and hard placeChiremba of the Poverty Reduction Forum Trust, an anti-poverty NGO, told IRIN.
Zimbabwe’s rock and hard place
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 days ago
Chiremba of the Poverty Reduction Forum Trust, an anti-poverty NGO, told IRIN. James Maridadi, an MP for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change, described conditions in his largely urban and low-income Mabvuku/Tafara constituency as... Read more
24d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe court denies bail to 58 after anti-Mugabe protestspublic violence charges. Authorities on Thursday imposed a two-week ban on pro
Zimbabwe court denies bail to 58 after anti-Mugabe protests
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
public violence charges. Authorities on Thursday imposed a two-week ban on protests in Harare. Opposition parties led by Movement for Democratic Change chief Morgan Tsvangirai and former vice-president Joice Mujuru had planned to gather in the... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Shutdown Flopsgroups coalescing under different hash tags, the most prominent one being #Taja
Shutdown Flops
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
groups coalescing under different hash tags, the most prominent one being #Tajamuka/Sesijikile, which is fronted by former Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) national youth assembly secretary general, Promise Mkwananzi, who is currently... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Faint Cries From Tonga Hinterlandhe should make it clear if government considered them Zimbabwean or Zambian cit
Faint Cries From Tonga Hinterland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
he should make it clear if government considered them Zimbabwean or Zambian citizens. Decades later, they expressed their frustrations by voting for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party -- a pattern they have maintained sinc... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Bruising Contest for Norton Bydistrict. Events of 2013 are a stack reminder of that the ruling party is capa
Bruising Contest for Norton By
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
district. Events of 2013 are a stack reminder of that the ruling party is capable of. Norton formerly belonged to the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) party before Mutsvanga grabbed it during the June 2013 elections. Violence and... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Family Vows to Continue Searching for Missing Zim Activistin Harare and accused him of stealing a cow before they bundled him into an unm
Family Vows to Continue Searching for Missing Zim Activist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
in Harare and accused him of stealing a cow before they bundled him into an unmarked white twin-cab bakkie. Opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai slammed the abduction, saying that he held Mugabe and his... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Fears Over Constitutional Crisisof emergency under the 2008 conditions, then we may not have it now." However,
Fears Over Constitutional Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
of emergency under the 2008 conditions, then we may not have it now." However, spokesperson for the Morgan Tsvangirai led Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T), Obert Gutu said that because it was clear that State organs were disregarding the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reform Pressure Mounting On Zimbabwe GovernmentBy Paul Nyakazeya and Tendai Makaripe TWO days after a Movement for Democratic
Reform Pressure Mounting On Zimbabwe Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
By Paul Nyakazeya and Tendai Makaripe TWO days after a Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) Youth Assembly demonstration over police brutality turned violent last Wednesday, the pungent stench of teargas smoke still hung thick in the air along... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zimbabwe protesters ‘beaten very badly’vehicles, protesters said. The demonstration was called by a coalition of oppo
Zimbabwe protesters ‘beaten very badly’
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
vehicles, protesters said. The demonstration was called by a coalition of opposition parties, including the main two, the Movement for Democratic Change, and former vice-president Joice Mujuru’s People First party. Rugare Gumbo, spokesperson for... Read more
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27d
iol.co.za
Zim rights lawyers have their hands fullgranted permission to begin their protest. By then police had fired a lot of t
Zim rights lawyers have their hands full
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
granted permission to begin their protest. By then police had fired a lot of teargas. It was the teargas, according to Movement for Democratic Change secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora, which kept many demonstrators away from the protest on... Read more
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27d
iol.co.za
Call for Zanu-PF to amend constitutionpolitical parties joined forces in a protest against the Zanu-PF government. T
Call for Zanu-PF to amend constitution
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
political parties joined forces in a protest against the Zanu-PF government. The two biggest opposition parties are the Movement for Democratic Change, which is led by Morgan Tsvangirai, and the recently formed Zimbabwe People First, led by... Read more
27d
New Zimbabwe
Demos: In Zimbabwe, spring is in the aircountry’s British colonisers – is failing. Included in that broad church are t
Demos: In Zimbabwe, spring is in the air
New Zimbabwe / Posted 27 days ago
country’s British colonisers – is failing. Included in that broad church are the usual suspects, like Morgan Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change and its various offshoots, as well as vital new constituencies: Joice Mujuru, former ruling... Read more
27d
New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe wound up for week of turmoilis going to happen in this country, but we tell them that is not going to happe
Zimbabwe wound up for week of turmoil
New Zimbabwe / Posted 27 days ago
is going to happen in this country, but we tell them that is not going to happen here," he said. Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change - part of the coalition of political parties co-ordinating opposition to the Mugabe regime -... Read more
28d
New Zimbabwe
Poverty, hardships driving Zim protestswas in the late 1990s. Led by civil society groups and trade unions, those dem
Poverty, hardships driving Zim protests
New Zimbabwe / Posted 28 days ago
was in the late 1990s. Led by civil society groups and trade unions, those demonstrations spawned the emergence of the Movement for Democratic Change - the only party that has posed a serious challenge to Mugabe's iron grip on the country. "It... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
PF Keen On Declaring a State of Emergency in Zim, MDC Claimsahead with a court-sanctioned march for electoral reforms. The march was organ
PF Keen On Declaring a State of Emergency in Zim, MDC Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
ahead with a court-sanctioned march for electoral reforms. The march was organised by 18 opposition parties, including the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Morgan Tsvangirai and the Zimbabwe People First, formed this year by former vice... Read more
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