VETERAN opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s MDC-T party has claimed it has President Robert Mugabe firmly “cornered”, threatening to reveal the ruling Zanu PF party’s elaborate plot to rig next year’s general election.
MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai and his MDC counterpart, Welshman Ncube yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) ahead of next year’s elections, a development that ends a 12-year acrimonious relationship that followed the split of the original MDC in 2005.
A FIERCE storm has reportedly hit the MDC-T after its electorate directorate recently proposed a raft of contentious internal election guidelines that seek to shield members of the party’s national executive, among them sitting legislators, from being challenged by their subordinates ahead of the 2018 general elections.
RIOT police on Friday maintained a heavy presence in Gweru city centre, thwarting a planned demonstration by MDC-T provincial youth assembly members against the declining economy and general unemployment the youths face.
THE Morgan Tsvangirai-led MDC-T yesterday claimed that the ruling Zanu PF party had infiltrated its structures and was working with disgruntled opposition party members in order to foment discord within the top leadership.