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Zimbabwe: MDC on the verge of another split

Former Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai was suspended by his party on Saturday, setting the stage for a split in the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC).

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Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai fights for political survival in MDC

Former Zimbabwean Prime Minister and leader of MDC-T, Morgan Tsvangirai/Photo©ReutersFormer Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) turned 14 Wednesday amid calls for President Robert Mugabe's longtime rival to give way for fresh blood.

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Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai caught between a rock and a hard place

Outgoing Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan TsvangaraiOutgoing Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangarai, fresh from suffering a defeat by President Robert Mugabe in last week's presidential elections is reportedly facing a difficult task of keeping his party together amid alleged moves to topple him.

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Zimbabwe elections: Tsvangirai confident of clinching presidency

Zimbabwean Prime Minister is confident he'll win the presidential elections/Photo©ReutersZimbabweans will on Wednesday elect a new administration amid renewed optimism that long time ruler President Robert Mugabe will be finally toppled.

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Zimbabwe's poll pressures mount

Zimbabweans register to vote in a Harare school/Photo©ReutersTension is mounting as security force chiefs threaten to disrupt elections.

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Zimbabwe: Opposition coalition to block Mugabe's presidential bid in the offing

Leader of MDC, Morgan Tsvangirai told journalists that opposition parties had agreed to speak with one voice/Photo©ReutersZimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has joined hands with other opposition parties to resist President Robert Mugabe's push for elections by July 31.

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Court to rule on Zimbabwe's disputed poll dates

Zimbabwe High Court was on Wednesday expected to deliver a judgment in a case where President Robert Mugabe wants elections to be held by June 29.

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A broken Zimbabwean deadlock

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe/Photo©NASSER NASSER/AP/SIPAZimbabweans moved one step closer to a referendum on a new constitution, after political parties reached agreement over a long-contested new draft in January.

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Zimbabwe's constitutional review ends in stalemate and drama

A two day constitutional review conference in Zimbabwe ended in a stalemate Tuesday with the three governing political parties sticking to their hard-line stances on contentious provisions.

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Zimbabwe's centrifugal force

Map of ZimbabweThe disbanding of the ruling ZANU-PF's District Coordinating Committees has both centralised the party and fostered division ahead of next year's elections.

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Zimbabwe - People to watch : All against all

People to watch - Zimbabwe / T. MUKWAZHI/AP/SIPA ; VINCENT FOURNIER/J.A. ; T. MUKWAZHIPersonal ambitions undermine unity in the main parties ahead of national elections

Tempers are flaring in President Robert Mugabe’s Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF), and the two Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) formations in the unity government, as election talk gets louder and more raucous.

 

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