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Chamisa warns Mnangagwa again

OPPOSITION leader Nelson Chamisa has warned that the country risks being plunged into civil war if citizens are pushed to retaliate against the escalating brutality by security forces, the Daily News reports. This comes as the military has warned ominously that it is becoming concerned by unspecified threats to the peace currently being enjoyed in the country. The Zimbabwe National… Read More
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Prof Moyo, Chamisa push for SA mediated dialogue

Self-exiled G40 kingpin Professor Jonathan Moyo and MDC-ALLIANCE leader  Mr Nelson Chamisa have allegedly written a letter to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and selected SADC leaders requesting for them to push for exclusive dialogue between President Mnangagwa and Mr Chamisa, outside the Political Actors Dialogue (Polad). The letter dubbed “Open Letter to President Ramaphosa” was not sent through official… Read More
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Zimbabwe main opposition leader sends envoy to President Mnangagwa

HARARE – MDC leader Nelson dispatched Bishop Nehemiah Mutendi of the Zion Christian Church (ZCC) to meet President Emmerson Mnangagwa and indicate that he is willing to sit with him and dialogue. This was revealed by ZANU PF National Spokesperson Ambassador Simon Khaya Moyo who told state media that, “The President is ready to talk to anyone. I understand the… Read More
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Chamisa to give signal

MDC leader Nelson Chamisa will on Wednesday make an address to the nation from Harare’s Africa Unity Square in what could be a test to police, who are being accused of effectively banning the opposition party gatherings. Chamisa’s “hope of the nation address” will be done in front of party supporters and diplomats, his spokesperson Nkululeko Sibanda said. He said… Read More
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Chamisa advised to cooperate with Mnangagwa

WITH President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government slowly, but surely closing the democratic space by banning most of the opposition MDC’s activities, including demonstrations and rallies, analysts have suggested that the party’s leader Nelson Chamisa should seek cooperation with his rival.   Following Mnangagwa’s ascension to power in November 2017, many hoped he would craft a new path and make a clear… Read More
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Chamisa drops ED legitimacy challenge

BY BLESSED MHLANGA NELSON Chamisa’s opposition MDC has dropped a key demand questioning the legitimacy of President Emmerson Mnangagwa, paving the way for possible talks between the chief political rivals to resolve Zimbabwe’s political and economic crises. The opposition party has refused to recognise Mnangagwa’s presidency since the disputed polls of July 31 last year, and accused the Zimbabwe Electoral… Read More
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Chamisa, Mwonzora supporters clash at party HQ

At least four people were seriously injured at Morgan Tsvangirai House, the MDC-Alliance headquarters in Harare, in ugly intra-party violence pitting supporters aligned to leader Mr Nelson Chamisa and those linked to former secretary-general Mr Douglas Mwonzora on Saturday. Property worth thousands of dollars, including a vehicle belonging to Mr Mwonzora, was damaged. The violence took place while the party’s… Read More
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I have a plan to win in rural areas: Chamisa Says

MDC president Nelson Chamisa, whose party has been suffering a string of defeats in by-elections particularly in the rural areas, has said he has a plan which will see the MDC make inroads into rural Zimbabwe. Chamisa says the plan will see the MDC able to field 210 parliamentary candidates and councillors in all wards in the next general election… Read More
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Chamisa keen to exploit Zanu-PF G40 faction

THE fissures emerging from within the rank and file of the ruling Zanu-PF party have grabbed the attention of MDC leader Nelson Chamisa, who is looking to capitalize on the internal fights to upstage President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Former members of the deposed Generation 40 (G40) faction have secured positions in the opposition MDC party’s Harare provincial executive. G40 is a… Read More