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The triumvirate of Mugabe, Tsvangirai and Mutambara officially holds the key to the constitutional referendum. It faces major challenges

President Robert Mugabe opened the final Stakeholders’ Conference on the draft constitution on 22 October. When the audience dispersed three days later, nobody seemed clear on what substantive changes had been agreed, let alone what would happen next.

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Robert Mugabe, Morgan Tsvangirai, Arthur Mutambara, Welshman Ncube, Tendai Biti, Douglas Mwonzora, Eric Matinenga, Elizabeth Macheka, Ian, Theresa Makone, John Nkomo, Temba Mliswa, Chinamasa’s blasphemy, Jonathan Moyo, Patrick Chinamasa, Nicholas Goche, Didymus Mutasa, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Botswana, South African, Jacob Zuma