MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora’s faction reportedly won the majority of positions in Ward congress elections in party leader Nelson Chamisa’s Kuwadzana stronghold.
Mwonzora’s faction reportedly grabbed all positions in the main wing and women’s assembly forcing Chamisa’s supporters in the youth assembly to disrupt proceedings.
The opposition party’s lower structures are in the throes of what appears to be its most divisive congress since formation amid reports Mwonzora is girding himself to challenge Chamisa for the top post of president, NewZimbabwe.com reports.
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Douglas Mwonzora is a lawyer, politician and senator representing Movement for Democratic Change in parliament. Mwonzora was former Secretary General of the MDC Alliance before he lost to Chalton Hwende in the 2019 Congress held in Gweru but got reprieve from the Supreme Court ruling... Read More About Douglas Mwonzora
Nelson Chamisa is a Zimbabwean politician and current president of the Movement for Democratic Change. He was elected presdient at the party's congress on 25 May 2019. Chamisa is the former member of parliament for Kuwadzana , former Minister of Information and Technology , former... Read More About Nelson Chamisa