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Proportional Representation legislator for Matebeleland South Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga filed the nomination papers for MDC-T leader Dr Thokozani Khupe at the Nomination Court held at the High Court today. The vocal Misihairabwi-Mushonga also took the opportunity to protest against the poor treatment of Khupe at the Supreme Court by youths aligned to her rival Nelson Chamisa. Youths from the party insulted Khupe and called her derogatory names including “Hure” meaning “Prostitute.”
Mushonga was wearing a hoodie inscribed with the “Hure” at the back while at the front it said “#Me Too.” Misihairabwi-Mushonga said that women in politics are no longer afraid to be called “prostitutes”
Misihairabwi-Mushonga who is the chief election agent for Khupe is no stranger to controversy after encouraging all women to go pantyless on election day. She said that this will help to remind them to vote the right way and to vote for female candidates.
Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga is a Zimbabwean politician and Proportional Representation legislator for Matabeleland South. She is also a human rights activist and an ardent feminist.Lands, She is the current Parliamentary Portfolio Committee Chairwoman on Women and Youth Affairs. Read More About Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga
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Thokozani Khupe is a Zimbabwean politician, cancer activist and the former Vice President of the Movement for Democratic Change. She challenged President Nelson Chamisa for the bid to succeed the late MDC-T founder Morgan Tsvangirai. Khupe reportedly said she will run for President in the... Read More About Thokozani Khupe