Manase Tsvangirai, brother to the late MDC founding president, Morgan Tsvangirai charmed party supporters in Glen View on Wednesday, according to reports.
MDC supporters were gathered in Glen View for the late Vimbai Tsvangirai’s farewell rally.
When introductions were being made, party supporters shouted, demanding that Manase give an address. The master of ceremony, Murisi Zwizwai said:
Who can not give a position to such a person, he also looks like our father (Tsvangirai)?
Amid cheers from the MDC supporters, Tsvangirai said:
We have been shocked by Vimbai’s death as a family.
The seat of Glen View will never be taken by anyone but someone from MDC.
Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java died on Monday from injuries she sustained in a car crash last month.
She was on here way to Harare, coming for a party caucus from Bulawayo when the accident occurred.
The accident also claimed the lives of her campaign manager, Paul Rukanda, and her maternal uncle.