MDC-T national spokesperson Obert Gutu has said that he is not quitting the party although he reiterated that he does not want to be associated with violence and thuggery.
Speaking during an interview with Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa on Monday evening, Gutu confirmed that he is still MDC-T national spokesperson and a member of the party. Said Gutu:
I’m a member of the MDC, not only that, I’m also the MDC national spokesperson. Just to clear the confusion.
Gutu explained that he just said that he does not want to be associated with violence and thuggery. In a tweet last week, Gutu hinted at running as an independent, after insisting that he was going to run for the contentious Harare East parliamentary seat. The seat had been allocated to Tendai Biti’s People’s Democratic Party (PDP) under the pact for the coalition MDC Alliance.
Obert Chaurura Gutu is a Zimbabwean lawyer, politician and a former member of MDC-T where he was the party's spokesperson. Gutu had resigned from the party after leadership disputes following the death of its leader Morgan Tsvangirai., however, he was dismissed in March 2018 along... Read More About Obert Gutu
Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa is a Zimbabwean radio personality, Master of Ceremony (MC) and a youth activist known mostly for her hard-hitting interviews with guests on her former radio show with ZiFM Stereo. Ruvheneko currently works for Zimpapers as Projects Manager for the company's Radio Broadcasting Division.... Read More About Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa
Tendai Laxton Biti is a politician and currently one of the 3 Vice Presidents of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). He was elected the vice presidency in May 2019 at the MDC Congress. Biti is also one of Zimbabwe's most prominent lawyers. Biti is... Read More About Tendai Biti