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Douglas Mwonzora


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Sanctioned mogul adds steel to portfolio

Funds neededRecent by-elections in which Nelson Chamisa's newly branded Citizens' Coalition for Change displaced Douglas Mwonzora's grouplet as the main opposition show that the ruling Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front will need all the dividends it can collect to fund a winning campaign in next year's national elections (Dispatches 28/03/22 Chamisa's Citizens' Coalition for Change wins 19 out of 28 seats in grand by-election battle)...

The final report into Command Agriculture which Biti claims was watered down was presented in Parliament in March this year by Brian Dube a Gweru MP for Douglas Mwonzora's opposition Movement for Democratic Change-Alliance...


New bid to revive the opposition

Khupe was then overthrown by her deputy Douglas Mwonzora who then laid claim not only to the presidency of the MDC-T but to the MDC Alliance's funding and assets...


Dismissal could herald regime shake-up

His former party colleague Douglas Mwonzora now the head of a government-backed breakaway faction continues to insist that his party is the real MDC Alliance and that it will use the party name and logo (AC Vol 62 No 7 Gutting the opposition)...


Cracks in ZANU-PF edifice

Chamisa faces heavy obstacles between now and the 2023 election not least the hijacking of a large section his party and assets by his former comrade Douglas Mwonzora in a move supported not so discreetly by the government (AC Vol 62 No 7 Gutting the opposition)...


Repression, guns and new laws

Douglas Mwonzora the leader of this faction says he is a pursuing a new style of opposition politics calling it 'rational disputation'...


Gutting the opposition

Further divisions opened up when Khupe in turn was defeated at the December 2020 party congress by former MDC-T Secretary-General Douglas Mwonzora...


Mnangagwa digs in

In December political veteran Douglas Mwonzora defeated Khupe in elections for the leadership of her faction of the MDC after which he appointed her deputy leader...


Tsvangirai’s house divided

Without a political resolution to these legal fights – such as leader of main MDC-A faction Nelson Chamisa reaching out to Khupe and her new ally Douglas Mwonzora in MDC-T – the opposition parties will be badly divided as they go into the 2023 elections...


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