The MDC president reportedly read the riot act to his party bigwigs in his New Year message the Daily News reports. Nelson Chamisa said this during his new year address:
Broad organisational interest is more important than opportunistic personal interest. We need to radically change and abandon certain negative and divisive tendencies. We must be fully paid up members in subscriptions.
Indiscipline and malicious gossip will be jettisoned. Conflict entrepreneurship will be punished. Tough decisions will be made to deal with those. Those who don’t work will lose their positions. Those who are absent will be replaced
We must strengthen our party and its base with a strong rural focus. We must have strong vibrant structures, zero imposition, zero corruption, zero division, zero factionalism and zero writing of names of fictitious structures or lists of friends. We must all work 24/7 for the cause of real change and root out all negative tendencies. We will only rest and celebrate when tyranny folds and poverty ends.
We must focus on the core business and sole goal of the party agenda that is to win elections and attain state power for real change. Our rural focus must be enhanced. Candidate selection better improved. We will demand political reforms.
Our MPs and councillors must have regular feedback meetings and visible presence in constituencies and communities. We are introducing monitoring and evaluation frameworks for all representatives in party deployment. The national chairperson’s office will lead the process,
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