Government dismisses Chamisa claims

Nduduzo Tshuma, Political Editor  THE Government has dismissed as false claims by MDC-Alliance leader Mr Nelson Chamisa that President Mnangagwa is evading former South African President Thabo Mbeki in an equally fallacious narrative that he wants to facilitate political dialogue between Zanu-PF and the opposition party.  Speaking at the Bulawayo Press Club on Wednesday, Mr Chamisa claimed that President Mbeki had… Read More
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SA Govt gives Mbeki greenlight to meet President Mnangagwa, Chamisa

ByStaff reporter THE Thabo Mbeki Foundation has announced that the South African Government has given former SA President Thabo Mbeki the greenlight negotiate a deal for President Emmerson Mnangagwa and opposition MDC leader Nelson Chamisa. Mbeki was in the country in Zimbabwe, but on a private visit, where he met President Mnangagwa, Mr Chamisa, leaders from the Political Actors Dialogue… Read More
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Mbeki: mediation efforts must start with healing and reconciliation

South African former president Thabo Mbeki’s visit to Zimbabwe last week raised a spectre of hope that the elderly statesman could have come to break the current political impasse. OPINION BY TAPIWA ZIVIRA, ACTING ONLINE EDITOR Speculation was heightened when Mbeki, who mediated in Zimbabwe’s political agreement of 2008, met President Emmerson Mnangagwa and main opposition leader Nelson Chamisa in… Read More
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Chamisa warms up to Mbeki talks

OPPOSITION MDC leader, Nelson Chamisa yesterday said he would gladly accept dialogue convened by former South African President Thabo Mbeki to end political hostilities between him and President Emmerson Mnangagwa and resolve the country’s deepening economic crisis. In an interview, Chamisa’s spokesperson Nkululeko Sibanda described Mbeki as a neutral and credible mediator. Mbeki, who brokered the historic Global Political Agreement… Read More
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Will Thabo Mbeki deliver a genuine political dialogue?

Has Zimbabwe become a country where it always have disputed election results and thereafter South Africa comes in to mediate a political dialogue? The visiting of former South African President Thabo Mbeki  to Zimbabwe has raised more hopes to a battered economic and political decay which has seen the country grappling to stand on its own. I believe Thabo Mbeki… Read More