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.
Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java was a religious leader, politician and a Movement for Democratic Change member. She was the daughter of the also late MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai. She died on 10 June 2019. She had been seriously injured in a car accident the previous month (May).... Read More About Vimbai Tsvangirai
Morgan Tsvangirai was a Zimbabwean politician and leader of the Movement for Democratic Change party and Trade Unionist. He was Prime Minister of Zimbabwe during the Government of National Unity era from 2008 and 2013. Tsvangirai died on 14 February 2018 at a hospital in... Read More About Morgan Tsvangirai
Murisi Zwizwai is a Zimbabwean politician currently serving under the MDC-T party. He was elected into parliament in July 2013 to represent Harare Central Constituency. Read More About Murisi Zwizwai