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Chamisa Mourns SB Moyo, Liberation War Heroes

MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has mourned the quartet of foreign affairs Minister SB Moyo, Provincial Minister for Manicaland Ellen Gwaradzimba and liberation war heroes Mukudzei Midzi and Morton Malianga. In his message on Twitter Chamisa expressed sadness over the death of Moyo and Gwaradzimba while paying tribute to Midzi and Malianga for the sacrifice […]

MDC Condemns  Latest ‘Anti-Poor’ ZUPCO Fare Increase

The opposition MDC Alliance has condemned the latest fare hike by ZUPCO, calling the government’s approval of the increase an anti-poor decision. Zupco recently announced a 100% fare increase for urban routes. Under the new fare structure, passengers will now pay $30 per trip for Zupco buses, up from $16, while the parastatal also raised […]

Hold Museveni Accountable, MDC Alliance Tells International Community

Opposition MDC Alliance has added its voice to growing concern over the credibility of the just ended general elections in Uganda, calling on the international community to hold President-elect Kaguta Museveni to account. Museveni, one of Africa’s longest-serving leaders with 35 years in power, won the election against 10 other candidates including opposition frontrunner, popular […]

Biti Applauds Court Over Mahere Bail Ruling

MDC Alliance vice president Tendai Biti has applauded the decision by Harare Magistrate Trynos Utahwashe to grant bail to the party’s national spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere saying the court was able to break the precedence where victims of political prosecution were being locked up only to be released by the High Court. Mahere was granted ZWL$10000 […]

Do Not Use Courts To Persecute Govt Critics: Chin’ono

Incarcerated journalist, Hopewell Chin’ono has castigated what he described as abuse of courts by the state to target alleged critics of political elites within the ruling party. In a media statement written today, Chin’ono accused the courts of double standards saying former health Minister Dr. Obadiah Moyo had his bail application granted yet he is […]

MDC Alliance Condemns Proposed Housing Demolitions

The MDC Alliance says it is strongly opposed to the proposed housing demolitions in Chitungwiza with the party viewing the move as another operation Murambatsvina. According to state media the Chitungwiza Municipality is set to demolish over 11 000 properties, including houses illegally built on wetlands, railway servitudes and sewer lines. MDC Alliance deputy national […]

CSOs Condemn Mafume’s Continued Incarceration

Civic Society Organisations (CSOs) under the flagship of the Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition (CiZC) have condemned what they described as ‘persecution by prosecution’ of Harare Mayor Councilor Jacob Mafume saying his arrest was arbitrary and insensitive. Mafume was arrested on allegations of trying to bribe a potential key State witness in his trial where he […]

Fadzayi Mahere Arrested For Peddling Falsehoods

MDC Alliance national spokesperson, Advocate Fadzayi Mahere has been arrested and charged with violating Section 31 of the Criminal Code. According to the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, Mahere is facing charges of peddling falsehoods following a tweet that alleged police had beaten an infant to death while enforcing Covid-19 lockdown rules last week. Police later […]

Bhasikiti Dumps Chamisa, Endorses Mwonzora

Former Masvingo Provincial minister, Kudakwashe Bhasikiti has dumped the Nelson Chamisa led MDC Alliance while endorsing the newly elected MDC-T president Douglas Mwonzora. Bhasikiti was expelled from ZANU-PF in 2015, during the late former president Robert Mugabe’s time and went on to join the Zimbabwe People First led by ex vice President Joice Mujuru. He […]

MDC Alliance Has No Business With Zanu PF Proxy: Mahere

MDC Alliance spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere has dispelled the possibility of unity between the Alliance and the Douglas Mwonzora led rival faction MDC-T. Mwonzora who was recently elected substantive MDC-T president was quoted as saying the country’s quest for opposition unity was stalled by elements of former Zanu PF loyalists under the moniker Generation 40 (G40) […]