Opposition Politicians Walk Out As Mnangagwa Gives State Of The Nation Address

Legislators from the opposition MDC party walked out of Parliament just after President Emmerson Mnangagwa had started his speech at the official opening of the Ninth Parliament. The Members of Parliament (MPs) and Senators refused to be addressed by the President and marched out as a result. They promptly returned when President Mnangagwa finished his speech only to find their seats now occupied by legislators from Zanu-PF. There was commotion as the opposition clashed with the ruling party legislators demanding their seats back.  The House was adjourned until the 25th of September

 

 

Emmerson Mnangagwa

Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa is a politician and the First Secretary of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front. On the 3rd of August 2018 ZEC Chairperson Priscilla Chigumba announced that Mnangagwa had won the popular vote by 50.8% ,hence he was duly elected to be the... Read More About Emmerson Mnangagwa

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