Zimbabwe Parliament to Decide on MDC Row

The speaker of parliament will now have to decide on "suspended" opposition legislators after they were recalled by their party led by Morgan Tsvangirai.

  • Zimbabwe:   'Biti MPs' Dismiss Tsvangirai

    Zimbabwe Standard, 12 May 2014

    MPs belonging to a MDC faction led by secretary general, Tendai Biti yesterday said they would not re-join embattled party president Morgan Tsvangirai's camp. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Speaker Rules On MDC-T MPs Today

    The Herald, 8 May 2014

    NATIONAL Assembly Speaker Cde Jacob Mudenda will today rule on MDC-T factional leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai's application to boot out of Parliament nine legislators aligned to his… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   MDC-T Infighting - Parly to Have Final Say

    Zimbabwe Standard, 4 May 2014

    SPEAKER of Parliament Jacob Mudenda yesterday said Parliament was now seized with the issue of the MDC-T internal fighting following submissions by the two warring factions in the… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Speaker Deciding MDC-T Legislators Row

    New Zimbabwe, 4 May 2014

    SPEAKER of Parliament, Jacob Mudenda, has said he will make his ruling on the recall row regarding legislators at the centre of the leadership dispute rocking the opposition MDC-T… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zanu-PF Distances Itself From MDC-T Squabbles

    Zimbabwe Standard, 4 May 2014

    ZANU PF has insisted that it has nothing to do with the MDC-T internal squabbles which it has described as a result of "ideological bankruptcy". Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Infighting Threatens Zimbabwe's Main Opposition Party

    Deutsche Welle, 1 May 2014

    Zimbabwe's main opposition party MDC is facing a crisis. It failed to end President Mugabe's long-time grip on power when it was defeated in the last election. Now infighting has… Read more »

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MDC's Morgan Tsvangirai.

  • Zimbabwe:   Biti Scoffs At MDC-T Expulsion

    The Herald, 1 May 2014

    THE MDC Team members yesterday scoffed at their purported expulsion from the party by the Morgan Tsvangirai-led faction, saying the meeting held at Harvest House on Tuesday was… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   'Mandel Meeting Was Fake'

    The Herald, 3 May 2014

    Confusion is again reigning in the MDC-T. The party is on the verge of another split nine years after the 2005 split. Accusations of mismanagement and lack of democracy have been… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   MDC-T Commits Political Fratricide

    Zimbabwe Independent, 2 May 2014

    In Greek tragedy, Antigone is chronologically the third part of Sophocles' Oedipus Rex Trilogy (series of plays) which tells the story of Antigone, the daughter of Oedipus, after… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   MDC-T Squabbles Short-Lived - Tsvangirai

    New Zimbabwe, 1 May 2014

    MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai has vowed to deal with the ongoing power struggles that are dogging the opposition party assuring hundreds of workers that converged at Gwanzura… Read more »


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