Press Releases

Statement on the police violence and irresponsible shooting of live bullets in Marondera, Zimbabwe today. Dr Nkululeko Sibanda, Presidential Spokesperson: 01 December 2019

As part of President Chamisa’s smart environment agenda he has declared December of every year a smart-climate and tree-planting month. This to motivate the nation and the country to plant and preserve trees. This would enhance biodiversity and increase chances of food security in the country while mitigating against the impact of climate change on ...

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MDC Condemns Yet Another Attack on Lawyers by the Regime

The MDC is so shocked and disgusted by yet another senseless attack and harassment of legal practitioners in the course of their duty representing their clients as provided for in terms of the Constitution of Zimbabwe. Messrs Douglas Coltart and Jeremiah Bhamu have a right and in fact obligation to provide legal services to any ...

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Attack on Citizens Exposes Harsh Brutality of the ED led Illegitimate Regime

The MDC strongly condemns the sheer brutality and high handed manner in which the police forcefully dispersed the citizens who had lawfully gathered outside the MDC headquarters this morning Scores of peaceful citizens and some journalists were seriously injured today at the hands of the brutal police force. The fact that the police brutally attacked ...

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MDC UK and Ireland Province Statement in response to the brutal actions by the Police at MRT House today: Hope of the Nation Address (HONA) 20 November 2019

The MDC UK & Ireland Province stands in solidarity with the MDC National Press statement issued in response to the events that took place today. The MDC UK & Ireland Province strongly condemns the Police brutality at MRT House where supporters of the MDC had gathered to hear President Chamisa deliver the Hope of the ...

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MDC leadership meets, charts way forward on key national issues

The MDC national executive met today for seven hours and spent the better part of the meeting deliberating on the deteriorating situation in the country, particularly the worsening plight of the ordinary citizens. The executive, a key organ of the party, discussed and charted the way forward on the following key national issues. 1.The national ...

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MDC POSITION ON THE STATE OF THE NATION AND WAY FORWARD

The Zimbabwean economy is in a deep crisis as manifested by a proliferation of unresolved deepening monetary, fiscal, social and political headaches which the illegitimate regime has clearly failed to arrest. The problem in Zimbabwe is a Confidence-cum-Legitimacy crisis. The recent SONA and the preceding RBZ ban on cash-in, cash-back and cash-out platforms are desperate ...

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UN vindicates MDC position on human rights abuses in Zimbabwe

The MDC commends the United Nations Special Rapporteur Mr. Clement Nyaletsossi Voule for a candid assessment on the palpable lack of enjoyment of the rights of peaceful assembly and association following his official 10-day visit to Zimbabwe between 17 and 27 September 2019. Mr. Clement Nyaletsossi Voule joins the long list of international stakeholders who ...

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MDC demands immediate release of Dr Peter Magombeyi

The MDC is extremely shocked by the forced disappearance of the Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors’ Association (ZHDA) Acting President, Dr Peter Magombeyi; who was allegedly abducted by three men late on Saturday night. The MDC condemns in the strongest terms the use of such barbaric methods in settling disputes by the regime; whose job it is ...

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MDC Condemns Political Persecution of Leaders Chibaya and Masara

The MDC strongly condemns the on-going political persecution of our national Organising Secretary Amos Chibaya and his Deputy Sibusisiwe Bhuda Masara. The two people’s movement leaders appeared at the Harare Magistrates courts on Thursday morning. They were further remanded to the 8th October 2019. The duo are already out on bail. They were both arrested ...

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