Zimbabwean elections, which will probably be held within the next year, must produce a single government rather than a coalition, Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said.
President Robert Mugabe appeared set to win a mandate to rule Zimbabwe until he’s 94 as his party secured a majority in parliament in elections that African nations endorsed and his main rival called a “farce.”
Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said he won’t commit the southern African nation or his Movement for Democratic Change party to elections “characterized by violence and thuggery.”
Zimbabwe’s Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai had his scheduled marriage to Elizabeth Macheka tomorrow canceled by a court that ruled he had committed himself to another woman under customary law.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s decision to set the election date for July 31 is “unlawful and unconstitutional,” Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said.
Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said the arrest of Energy Minister Elton Mangoma “strikes to the heart” of the nation’s coalition government.
Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said he won’t support elections unless there is a new constitution, a biometric voters’ roll, a peaceful environment and a credible electoral body.
"They've used their power to subvert the will of the people."
- Morgan Tsvangirai on Aug 04, 2013