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Zimbabwe

Morgan Richard Tsvangirai

Date of Birth: 10 March 1954
Place of Birth: Gutu, Zimbabwe
Died: 14 February 2018


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Grace plots for power

This issue was first raised by military officers then led by Lieutenant General Vitalis Zvinavashe who insisted that Morgan Tsvangirai leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change could not be President because 'the highest office in the land is a straitjacket whose occupant is expected to observe the objectives of the liberation struggle'...


Ruling and unruly parties

That worry proved unfounded however as the main body of the Morgan Tsvangirai's MDC faction MDC-T had helpfully from ZANU-PF's point of view recalled the 14 MPs of the breakaway MDC-Renewal Team (AC Vol 56 No 9 So far so bad)...


Illegal gold exports

Although officially recruitment was frozen during the Government of National Unity that included Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change numbers more than doubled just after ZANU-PF won the August 2013 elections and the GNU ended rising from 250 000 to 553 000 civil servants...


Bye any means

Fourteen of the vacancies stem from the decision by Morgan Tsvangirai's faction the Movement for Democratic Change-Tsvangirai to recall members of parliament associated with Tendai Biti's faction MDC-Renewal...


Exit Mujuru, enter Mnangagwa

Amid the broad popularity of Apostolic sects and leaders – even opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is reported to have consulted Nigerian church leader TB Joshua – this charge gained traction (AC Vol 55 No 21 Clash of the Titans)...


MDC can't exploit ZANU-PF splits

Not to be outdone Morgan Tsvangirai and his official MDC have also been damaging their prospects with unseemly internal battles and unpopular personnel changes...


Scramble for the top

At countrywide rallies its leader Morgan Tsvangirai promotes himself as the saviour of the nation without being able to say why or how (AC Vol 55 No 6 Unsuccessful successions)...


Unsuccessful successions

In different ways President Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) and Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) are currently demonstrating this truth...


State corruption complicates succession battles

Plagued by its own faction fighting which pits its leader Morgan Tsvangirai against ex-Energy Minister Elton Mangoma the MDC has made little capital out of the growing disarray in the ZANU-PF government...


Wasting assets

Its amorous leader Morgan Tsvangirai is not only embroiled in another romance but faces questions about the use of aid money...


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