MDC name is ours, no one else: Mwonzora

AN INTERNECINE fight is brewing over the use of the name MDC ahead of the 2023 general elections, with MDC-T leader Douglas Mwonzora saying their party was the only legitimate owner and rights holder to the name first used in 1999. Speaking during a question and answer session on HSTV, an Alpha Media online radio and television platform, Mwonzora said his party was the only legitimate holder of the name MDC. “I know only one legitimate holder of that name and that is the MDC-T, it is also the legitimate…

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MDC Alliance blasts selective application of the law

THE opposition MDC Alliance has bemoaned the selective law application of the law following the arrest of three youth assembly members last week while they were conducting a door-to-door voter registration campaign in Pumula suburb, Bulawayo. MDC Alliance Bulawayo spokesperson Swithern Chirowodza yesterday told Southern Eye that the arrest of his party youth, Calvin Moyo, Phumzile Moyo and Thandiwe Mpofu, while they were encouraging citizens in Pumula to register to vote shows that only those from Zanu PF are free to do voter campaign activities in the country. The Nelson Chamisa-led opposition…

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MDC-A Activists Arrested While Conducting Voter Registration Exercise

Three MDC Alliance (MDC-A) youths were Friday arrested by police while conducting a door-to-door voter registration campaign in Bulawayo. The three, Calvin Moyo, Phumzile Moyo and Thandiwe Mpofu were arrested in the city’s Pumula suburb. MDC Alliance Bulawayo Provincial Spokesperson Swithern Chirowodza confirmed the arrests to NewZimbabwe.com. He said: I can confirm that some of our youths were arrested today (Friday) while conducting door-to-door voter registration in Pumula. The last time I spoke to them, they were being held at Pumula police station. Chirowodza described the arrests as a form of intimidation…

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