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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Slams 'Slow, Inefficient' Voter Registration ExerciseOpposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai at a r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai at a rally. Zimbabwe's main opposition the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has slammed the "painstakingly slow and thoroughly inefficient"... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Bulawayo Author in Another Political Satireon the Government of National Unity (GNU) era where the ruling party, Zanu PF,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
on the Government of National Unity (GNU) era where the ruling party, Zanu PF, shared power with the main opposition party, Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). While it is a fictional piece of work, it is inspired by true political events in the... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabe 'Sleeps' As Trump Addresses UN General Assemblyreportedly surviving on less than one dollar per day. Jessie Majome, a vocal l
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
reportedly surviving on less than one dollar per day. Jessie Majome, a vocal legislator from Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party led by Morgan Tsvangirai criticised Mugabe for taking a nap at such an important... Read more
7d
Eye Witness News
Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai 'out of danger' in SA hospitalthe weekend, the source said. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly at a
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
the weekend, the source said. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly at a meeting of his opposition coalition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), on Thursday evening in Kadoma, a city around 160km southwest of the Zimbabwe... Read more
7d
Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai "out of danger" in South African hospitalthe weekend, the source said. The 65-year-old's symptoms came on suddenly at a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the weekend, the source said. The 65-year-old's symptoms came on suddenly at a meeting of his opposition coalition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), on Thursday evening in Kadoma, a city around 160 km (100 miles) southwest of the... Read more
7d
AllAfrica.com
High Court Evaluates Poll Rigging Concernsproclamation by President Robert Mugabe for the start of new registration of vo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
proclamation by President Robert Mugabe for the start of new registration of voters ahead of the 2018 elections. The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), led by former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, has filed the application seeking an... Read more
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9d
iafrica.com
Morgan Tsvangirai hospitalised in SAis in South Africa on account of a medical cause. He is being attended to," a s
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
is in South Africa on account of a medical cause. He is being attended to," a senior official from Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity. "We are monitoring the situation. He will... Read more
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9d
AllAfrica.com
Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe Opposition Leader, Airlifted to South African HospitalMovement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Tsvangirai plans to c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Tsvangirai plans to challenge Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe's next year's presidential elections. Some Zimbabwean media outlets have also reported that the country's vice president has been... Read more
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9d
Eye Witness News
MDC assures public that Morgan Tsvangirai is out of dangerZuma about developments in Zim JOHANNESBURG - Following reports that its presi
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Zuma about developments in Zim JOHANNESBURG - Following reports that its president was battling for his life, Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says Morgan Tsvangirai is out of danger and is resting. Newspapers in Zimbabwe... Read more
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9d
Eye Witness News
MDC: Tsvangirai admitted for routine medical procedure The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says its leader Morgan Tsvangirai is
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says its leader Morgan Tsvangirai is stable and is not battling for his life. FILE: Zimbabwe Prime Minister and MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai pictured on... Read more
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9d
DW
Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe opposition leader, airlifted to South African hospital |Saturday that Tsvangirai is in "a very stable condition," confirming previous r
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Saturday that Tsvangirai is in "a very stable condition," confirming previous reports citing sources within Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party. Morgan Tsvangirai speaks to MDC supporters in Zimbabwe at a recent rally. The... Read more
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10d
Eye Witness News
Morgan Tsvangirai critical in SA hospitalto a South African hospital and is in a critical condition. A Zimbabwean media
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
to a South African hospital and is in a critical condition. A Zimbabwean media organisation has also reported that the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader arrived at an undisclosed hospital in Johannesburg on Friday night, receiving... Read more
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10d
Reuters
Zimbabwe opposition chief Tsvangirai suddenly ill, airlifted to hospitalthat he was dangerously sick. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly at a
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
that he was dangerously sick. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly at a meeting of his opposition coalition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), on Thursday evening in Kadoma, a city around 160 km (100 miles) southwest of the... Read more
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10d
Reuters
Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai ill after meeting, airlifted to hospital: party sourceongoing cancer treatment. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly while at
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
ongoing cancer treatment. The 65-year-old’s symptoms came on suddenly while at a meeting of his main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) on Thursday evening in Kadoma, a city around 160 km (100 miles) southwest of the capital... Read more
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10d
Gulf News
Tsvangirai hospitalised in South Africais in South Africa on account of a medical cause. He is being attended to,” a s
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
is in South Africa on account of a medical cause. He is being attended to,” a senior official from Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity.“We are monitoring the situation. He will... Read more
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11d
Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Reforms may be too late for credible Zimbabwe electionspower. The party manipulated the electoral process in 2000, 2002, 2008 and 201
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
power. The party manipulated the electoral process in 2000, 2002, 2008 and 2013. It lost elections to the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in March 2008 but refused to concede defeat. Contrary to earlier practice when... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Appoints Wife to Key Ruling Party Postchallenge ever in elections if plans by his perennial rival former Prime Minist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
challenge ever in elections if plans by his perennial rival former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change party and former vice president Joice Mujuru to coalesce ahead of next year's polls... Read more
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11d
New Zimbabwe
Reforms needed for credible electionspower. The party manipulated the electoral process in 2000, 2002, 2008 and 201
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
power. The party manipulated the electoral process in 2000, 2002, 2008 and 2013. It lost elections to the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in March 2008 but refused to concede defeat. Contrary to earlier practice when... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
Wide Reforms Needed to Have Credible Elections. but It May Be Too Latethis position. Elections or no elections, the party is ready to defend its powe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
this position. Elections or no elections, the party is ready to defend its power. It lost elections to the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in March 2008 but refused to concede defeat. Contrary to earlier practice when... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Delegation to Blow Over U.S.$10 Million in Allowancesand his wife, Grace, is the chief operating officer. This is a tragedy of monum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
and his wife, Grace, is the chief operating officer. This is a tragedy of monumental proportions. Cry the beloved country," Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) spokesperson Obert Gutu was quoted as saying. Another MDC led by Welshman Ncube said... Read more
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12d
The Washington Times
Robert Mugabe threatens Zimbabwe’s white farmers with land seizures2000, Mr. Mugabe promised similar so-called reforms to win office against the n
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
2000, Mr. Mugabe promised similar so-called reforms to win office against the newly created opposition political party, the Movement for Democratic Change, whose leaders had long called for kicking out the landowners whose wealth dates from the... Read more
12d
New Zimbabwe
Kenya: What parallels for Zimbabwe?ZANU-PF had had a simple message for the people: what the party was promising t
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
ZANU-PF had had a simple message for the people: what the party was promising to do if elected to power. In 2011 the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) faction led by then Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai had Kenyan Prime Minister, Raila... Read more
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12d
AllAfrica.com
Opposition 'Takes Mugabe to Court'Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Mor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has launched a court challenge against President Robert Mugabe's recent declaration of voter registration dates, says a report. President Mugabe last week... Read more
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13d
AllAfrica.com
MDC's Not-So-Happy Birthdayresponsible enough as to take civic duties. It is supposed to be such a signif
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
responsible enough as to take civic duties. It is supposed to be such a significant signpost and marker of history. The Movement for Democratic Change was formed on September 11, 1999 and went on to become Zimbabwe's biggest opposition party... Read more
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14d
AllAfrica.com
Lets Unite and Force Mugabe Out, Tsvangirai Tells Other PartiesZimbabwe's main opposition the Movement for Democratic Change party led by Morg
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Zimbabwe's main opposition the Movement for Democratic Change party led by Morgan Tsvangirai has called on all opposition parties in the country to put aside "petty personal squabbles" and unite behind one banner in the upcoming 2018 elections. In a... Read more
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14d
AllAfrica.com
Opposition Wants Free IDs for Poor Ahead of 2018 PollsMovement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Zimbabwe's Movement f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has urged the Registrar General's office to consider issuing free identity documents (IDs) to poor Zimbabweans ahead of the 2018 general... Read more
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14d
New Zimbabwe
Zim forex reserves cover 1 day's importsthan one day's imports, an opposition economist said this week. Eddie Cross, t
New Zimbabwe / Posted 14 days ago
than one day's imports, an opposition economist said this week. Eddie Cross, the secretary for economic affairs in the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), said the critical shortage of foreign exchange was the result of "gross... Read more
14d
Illawarra Mercury
Rivals plot life after Mugabe61 per cent of the vote, which his opponent Morgan Tsvangirai described as a ''
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
61 per cent of the vote, which his opponent Morgan Tsvangirai described as a ''farce'' because of alleged rigging. His Movement for Democratic Change has submitted a court challenge in Harare against the results, saying 870,000 names were... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabes Launch Scathing Attack On VP Mnangagwathat he was not ready to pass the baton to anyone within his party ahead of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
that he was not ready to pass the baton to anyone within his party ahead of the 2018 fearing that a new presidential candidate from his party would be trounced by former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai of the Movement for Democratic Change... Read more
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16d
AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Says Newly Formed MDC Alliance Is a Western Plotof plotting with Western powers to force him out. Morgan Tsvangirai, the leade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
of plotting with Western powers to force him out. Morgan Tsvangirai, the leader of the country's main opposition party the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), formed a grand coalition last month with former allies and four opposition parties in... Read more
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16d
New Zimbabwe
MDC Alliance a western plot, says Mugabeof plotting with Western powers to force him out. Morgan Tsvangirai, the leade
New Zimbabwe / Posted 16 days ago
of plotting with Western powers to force him out. Morgan Tsvangirai, the leader of the country's main opposition party the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), formed a grand coalition last month with former allies and four opposition parties in... Read more
17d
Eye Witness News
Zimbabwe to start compiling new voter register next weeksupporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
supporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month’s reunification of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change but added that the opposition would still be defeated by ZANU-PF in next year’s votes. “We... Read more
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17d
Salon.com
Bernie Sanders supporters complain that the Democratic Party isn't letting them run thingsbothered People for Bernie, which describes itself as “activists and organizers
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
bothered People for Bernie, which describes itself as “activists and organizers building a broad, effective movement for democratic change,” but is acting like a bunch of spurned lovers. The group responded on Medium, saying that the... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe to start compiling new voter register next weeksupporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
supporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month's reunification of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change but added that the opposition would still be defeated by ZANU-PF in next year's votes. "We... Read more
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17d
The Star
Zimbabwe to start compiling new voter register next weeksupporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
supporters to register anew. He said Western powers were behind the last month's reunification of the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change but added that the opposition would still be defeated by ZANU-PF in next year's votes. "We... Read more
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19d
AllAfrica.com
Britain, Tsvangirai Refute Claims of 'Political Deal' With Vice PresidentZimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party led by Morgan Tsvangirai
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party led by Morgan Tsvangirai has dismissed a "grossly false" report that it is working on plans to create a transitional government with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa to steer the country in a... Read more
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20d
AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Spirals Out of Control Ahead of Pollshas directed that troublemakers in the party be attacked violently before being
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
has directed that troublemakers in the party be attacked violently before being handed to the police. The main opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai is also besieged by infighting. Tsvangirai's deputy, Thokozani Khupe,... Read more
20d
Eye Witness News
Behind the scenes, Zimbabwe politicians plot post-Mugabe reformspromoting economic growth and reconciling with Zimbabwe’s white minority, inclu
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
promoting economic growth and reconciling with Zimbabwe’s white minority, including farmers. But in 1998 Tsvangirai’s Movement for Democratic Change emerged as a serious threat to Zanu-PF, and Mugabe changed tack. The tipping point came in... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
Stop Aiding Mugabe, Opposition Tells Registrar GeneralZimbabwe's main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change led by Mor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Zimbabwe's main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai has called on the country's electoral commission to ensure that all eligible Zimbabweans are able to register to vote. In statement, MDC's spokesperson... Read more
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26d
Eye Witness News
Zanu-PF supporters march in support of Grace Mugabeare a key tactic of President Robert Mugabe's party faithful. Few will have fo
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
are a key tactic of President Robert Mugabe's party faithful. Few will have forgotten the million-man march held in May last year, held in response to an unexpectedly well-attended rally organised by the Movement for... Read more
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26d
New Zimbabwe
Grace's victim is no angel: Zanu PFa police case in South Africa alleging assault with intent to do grievous bodil
New Zimbabwe / Posted 26 days ago
a police case in South Africa alleging assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm. Zimbabwean opposition party the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) dismissed the marchers as "sycophants" trying to seek favour with the Mugabe... Read more
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27d
AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Call for Rally to Support Grace Mugabeveterans' group led by Manicaland Provincial Affairs Minister Mandiita Wepi Chi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
veterans' group led by Manicaland Provincial Affairs Minister Mandiita Wepi Chimene. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change party led by Morgan Tsvangirai and other civic groups criticised the planned procession and... Read more
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28d
AllAfrica.com
'As Long As Coalition Has an MDC Name, I Am Not Part of It,' Says Mujuruex vice president now the leader of the opposition National People's Party, Joi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
ex vice president now the leader of the opposition National People's Party, Joice Mujuru, has demanded that the name Movement for Democratic Change be removed from the grand coalition set to challenge President Robert Mugabe in the 2018... Read more
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29d
AllAfrica.com
No Women Leaders in Opposition Coalitionsubstantial representation of females in the several commissions that will be s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
substantial representation of females in the several commissions that will be set up to do the work of the agreement, said Movement for Democratic Change leader Professor Welshman Ncube. The remarks by Ncube come after blunt MDC legislator... Read more
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29d
New Zimbabwe
Gukurahundi origins: myths and realityfallacy was laid bare. Opposition to the regime quickly re-emerged in the early
New Zimbabwe / Posted 29 days ago
fallacy was laid bare. Opposition to the regime quickly re-emerged in the early 1990s, culminating in the formation of the Movement for Democratic Change at the end of the decade. And yet Mugabe and Zanu-PF have clung tenaciously to the fantasy of... Read more
29d
New Zimbabwe
Unfortunate no women bosses in MDC pact: Ncubesubstantial representation of females in the several commissions that will be s
New Zimbabwe / Posted 29 days ago
substantial representation of females in the several commissions that will be set up to do the work of the agreement, said Movement for Democratic Change leader Professor Welshman Ncube. The remarks by Ncube come after blunt MDC legislator... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Robert Mugabe Day an Insult to Zimbabweans,' - OppositionZimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has expressed "shock and complete disappointment" over a recent decision by government to declare President Robert Mugabe's birthday a holiday. In... Read more

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