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January 13, 2019 3:37 PM MDC meets over economic crisis

The Nelson Chamisa-led MDC will this week meet to discuss the way forward on how to put more pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa to solve the current economic crisis. MDC spokesperson Jacob Mafume told the Daily News on Sunday yesterday that Chamisa will deliver an address on the current economic situation and this will be followed by two crucial 6

January 1, 2019 1:46 AM Pay civil servants in hard currency: Chamisa

Government should make efforts to pay civil servants salaries in foreign currency, MDC president Nelson Chamisa has said. This comes as the on-going strike by doctors has entered its fourth week, after the government failed to address their grievances and demands — resulting in operations at public health institutions being severely affected by the industrial 15

December 29, 2018 3:45 PM Mutodi rubbishes Chamisa-Ramaphosa talks

Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services deputy minister Energy Mutodi has rubbished claims by Nelson Chamisa that he met with President Cyril Ramaphosa last week to seek help from SA to break Zimbabwe’s political and economic impasse. Mutodi said SA ambassador to Zimbabwe Mphakama Mbete had said he was not aware of any meeting Chamisa had with Ramaphosa 14

December 25, 2018 10:16 AM Spot the Leader: PICTURES from Nelson Chamisa tour of Mbare Musika bus terminus

Main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Nelson Chamisa made spot visits to several places in the capital on Monday, most notably Mbare Musika Bus Terminus. Chamisa spoke to people aboard several buses including those with peripheral destinations, buses that were headed to Gokwe, Chiredzi, Hurungwe, Zvimba, Chipinge among other places 18

December 16, 2018 5:30 PM MDC end of year dinner dance in PICTURES

The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Nelson Chamisa held its end of year presidential dinner dance. Below are some of the pictures from the event. According to the details of the dinner dance, presidential chair fees were pegged at $3 000, platinum $1 000, diamond $750, gold $500, silver $300, bronze $100 and overflow $50. According 8

December 11, 2018 6:13 AM MDC Alliance’s Tendai Biti pleads not guilty in Harare court

The trial of Zimbabwe’s opposition party the MDC Alliance’s deputy national chairperson Tendai Biti commenced on Monday with the 53-year-old lawyer pleading not guilty to two counts of contravening the Electoral Act for his claim on July 31, that MDC leader Nelson Chamisa won the 2018 presidential polls. His legal team contends that he announced the results 10

December 4, 2018 3:14 PM Chamisa pledges 2m trees annually

MDC president Nelson Chamisa said they aim to plant two million trees annually until 2026 and even beyond. Chamisa said this in Norton on Saturday when he went on to plant what he termed “the New Zimbabwe Democracy tree” adding his party had taken time to commemorate and be part of a national effort and indeed global duty to plant trees for the good of our environment 19

November 29, 2018 11:52 AM MDC lead protest against ‘cocktail of lies’ amid economic decline in #Zimbabwe

Thousands of opposition supporters today gathered for a nationwide protest over the country’s economic collapse and what the MDC party calls the new government’s “cocktail of lies.” President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration is under growing pressure one year after taking office following the removal of longtime leader Robert Mugabe. Tensions remain 13

November 25, 2018 4:00 PM Inquiry rejects Chamisa demands

The Commission of Inquiry probing the politically-motivated violence of August 1 has turned down a request by opposition leader Nelson Chamisa to cross-examine witnesses who testified against him. Chamisa wrote to the commission last week asking for an opportunity to question witnesses who blamed him for the violence that resulted in the loss of six lives 26

November 14, 2018 5:32 PM MDC claims Vanguard has been disbanded

Nelson Chamisa’s MDC yesterday claimed it has disbanded a youth-led outfit called The Order of the Vanguard (Vanguard). Describing it as “an otherwise peaceful and disciplined team of MDC youths”, Lovemore Chinoputsa, the secretary-general of the MDC Youth Assembly, said the Vanguard “has since been disbanded on the orders of the national council, the party’s 10