When contacted by Daily News after Zanu PF MPs recently decided to forego luxury vehicles, MDC chief whip Prosper Mutseyami said legislators should get what they are supposed to get as the staff of Parliament.
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As a party, we need all the civil servants to get what they are supposed to get … the staff of Parliament to also get what they are supposed to get. We are appreciating all the good things and sacrifices they are doing for this country. As a party, we appreciate that the staff of Parliament are doing well.
MDC spokesperson Jacob Mafume said the party’s MPs should get vehicles suitable for the purpose of being a legislator. Said Mafume:
We are not going to take the luxury vehicles. We are only going to take vehicles that are suitable for the purpose of being an MP.
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Jacob Mafume is a Zimbabwean politician who is a member of the MDC Alliance and formerly with People's Democratic Party formerly the MDC Renewal Team party where he was the party spokesperson. He was elected Mayor of Harare on 3 September 2020 to replace Herbert... Read More About Jacob Mafume
Prosper Mutseyami is a Zimbabwan politician and Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) member. He is the party's MP current for the Chikanga-Dangamvura constituency. Mutseyami is the MDCs Chief Whip and is therefore the leader of the House of Assembly for the MDC. In July 2013... Read More About Prosper Mutseyami