Chamisa Wants A Transitional Authority Leading To Fresh Elections

MDC leader Nelson Chamisa wants the formation of a transitional authority that will lead to fresh elections.

Chamisa has hitherto rejected to meet President Emmerson Mnangagwa for dialogue, demanding that MDC officials arrested during the January protests be released first.

In an interview with the Standard newspaper, MDC spokesperson Jacob Mafume said:

- - - Buy NetOne, Telecel Airtime on WhatsApp using EcoCash.
Send the word Airtime to +263 714 815 229
No extra charges. - - -

For us, it’s not about power-sharing. It’s about the need to create a life for the people. It’s about how do we bring an end to the suffering of the people.

That is what can make the party happy. That is what will make my president happy.[The process] has to lead to reforms politically and economically.

Dialogue should result in the adoption of a roadmap to legitimacy following last year’s shameful elections.

If there is agreement on the above, there must be an implementation mechanism, which in the MDC’s view, is a national transitional authority.

Chamisa and Mnangagwa have come under increasing pressure especially form the churches who see dialogue as the way forward to extricate the country from the economic mess it is in.

More: The Standard

Satisfaction survey
How likely is it that you would recommend Pindula News to a friend or colleague?
SuggestionsHow can we improve?
You have already submitted your feedback the vote. If you would like to add more feedback please write us on


Back to top

2 comments on “Chamisa Wants A Transitional Authority Leading To Fresh Elections

  1. Chamisa be serious, you definitely know that this will not work. We need something that is workable and at least bring sanity in the country. Something that will reduce the burden on peoples lives. Be careful that some of the demands are too much and the truth is they will not be honored. Very soon you will lose relevance and people will turn against you. Like what you said time is running out, a time lost is life lost therefore just do the noble thing that will make the life of everyone move.

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published.