The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Nelson Chamisa has filed its appeal against a judgement delivered by High Court Judge Edith Mushore.
The effect of the appeal is that it suspends the operation of the order. As such party’s elective Congress scheduled for Gweru this weekend will go ahead.
The judgement nullified the appointment of Nelson Chamisa and Elias Mudzuri as vice presidents by the late MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai. The ruling essentially stated that Thokozani Khupe was the legitimate leader of the party pending an extraordinary congress.
The Movement for Democratic Change - Tsvangirayi (MDC-T) formerly just the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) is the main opposition party in Zimbabwe formed in an era of economic melt down and political unrest in 1999. The party was part of Zimbabwe's Government of National... Read More About Movement for Democratic Change
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