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Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has reportedly dismissed opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s call for a transitional government, saying it is unconstitutional.
The Zimbabwe Council of Churches has reportedly said that President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his rival Nelson Chamisa are "seemingly not ready to compromise" their political positions, making it difficult for the two leaders to hold a dialogue.
Zimbabwe's first election since the ousting of Robert Mugabe did not meet international standards, European Union observers have said in a report that raised a series of irregularities in the disputed vote.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s silence amid continued accusations by opposition leader Nelson Chamisa that he rigged the July 30 elections is not a sign of weakness, his spokesperson has reportedly said.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he won’t emulate his predecessor Robert Mugabe by clinging to power, and may even give opposition leader Nelson Chamisa an official role, a report says.
Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party has accused the government of using the cholera outbreak, which has claimed 25 lives, to stop Nelson Chamisa's mock inauguration at the party's 19th anniversary celebrations.
Zimbabwe's justice minister opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa faces arrest if he has himself "sworn-in" as president this week.
Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC party has reportedly said that it is planning to "inaugurate" its leader Nelson Chamisa as the legitimately elected president of Zimbabwe, following the disputed July 30 elections.
Zimbabwe's president has re-appointed as one of his vice presidents a former military general who helped him take power.
Zimbabwean opposition MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly said that his party is planning mass protests to force President Emmerson Mnangagwa out of power.
Zimbabwean police have reportedly set strict guidelines for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance's 19th anniversary celebrations which are set to be held on Saturday.
A public inquiry into the deaths of six people after Zimbabwe's landmark elections has started hearing oral testimonies with witnesses pointing fingers at the opposition, which has already labelled the probe "preemptive".
The Zimbabwean government has reportedly dismissed claims by the opposition that the Movement for Democratic Change leader Nelson Chamisa holds the keys to the current economic problems affecting the country.
Zimbabwe’s main opposition party says a $3.2 million bill charged to them by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s lawyers in the election challenge is “extremely excessive”.
Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has reportedly assured Zimbabweans that the commission of inquiry into Zimbabwe’s post-election violence that took place on August 1 will “come up with a credible report after the hearing”.
Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change says it is postponing the planned mock inauguration of its leader Nelson Chamisa after the police blocked the party from holding its 19th anniversary celebrations.
Zimbabwe's main opposition party will this week hold a mock inauguration to name its leader Nelson Chamisa as the country's president, highlighting its claims the July 30 election was rigged.
Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe, who had vowed not to vote for his old party in elections in July, has said he accepted the outcome of the disputed poll.
Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party is reportedly seeking to raise the presidential age limit "to ensure only mature people contest for the highest office in the land".
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