Chaos at Tsvangirai's Funeral As Succession Battle Intensifies

Author:
Open Parly ZW
Publisher:
Open Parly ZW
Publication Date:
21 February 2018
Tags:
Zimbabwe, Governance, Legal and Judicial Affairs

Violence erupted at the burial of MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai at his rural home in Buhera, with rowdy party youths nearly setting alight a thatched hut in which co-vice president Thokozani Khupe and Secretary General Douglas Mwonzora had sought refugee after they had assaulted them. The youths were only stopped by the police from setting the hut on fire.


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