Citizens Understanding of Impeachment
Following President Robert Mugabe refusal to resign on Sunday, Zanu PF indicated their intentions to impeach the 93 year former leader of Zimbabwe.
Overnight, the impeachment became topical and with every concerned Zimbabwean seeing it as a route towards the ultimate to have Mugabe booted out.
According to the Oxford dictionary the word means ‘the action of calling into question the integrity or validity of something.’
Now in context to Mugabe this meant that the parliament would go for a vote on whether or not they still feel that the 93 year old president is still capable of leading Zimbabwe. The result would determine if Mugabe was to continue with the presidency.
263Chat went into the streets of Harare to ask people on their understanding of impeachment and these are the definitions we got in the Harare Central Business District