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Batons, teargas used on Zimbabwe opposition

Zimbabwean police used batons, teargas and water cannon to beat up and disperse supporters of the main opposition party gathered outside party headquarters in...

MDC official granted bail

A Zimbabwean court granted a senior opposition official bail after charging him with failing to stop an anti-government protest authorities banned. Amos Chibaya, national...

Union officials arrested in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s government offered to raise public sector wages by 76% , an umbrella group for public sector unions said, in a bid to tackle...

Zimbabwe opposition official arrested

Zimbabwe police arrested a senior opposition official on charges of failing to stop a banned protest in the capital, his lawyer said. The Movement...

Political reform hopes dim in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe police deployed in force to block a street protest for the third time in five days, with the main opposition party seeing hopes...

Police deployed in Gweru

Zimbabwe police deployed in force in Gweru, witnesses said, as authorities sought to keep a lid on dissent after banning a third anti-government protest...

“Bloodshed’ avoided in Zimbabwe – MDC

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader said his party backed down from a planned anti-government protest to avoid bloodshed and signalled the MDC would change tactics...

Zimbabwe protest called off

Zimbabwe’s main opposition MDC party succumbed to pressure from what it labelled a fascist government, calling off a street protest as armed police set...

Demonstrations against Zimbabwean economy coming

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party is planning street demonstrations next week to protest government’s handling of the economy, mired in its worst crisis in a...

Jailed Zimbabwean MP released on bail

A Zimbabwean opposition politician facing charges of advocating the overthrow of President Emmerson Mnangagwa was freed on bail by the High Court after six...

MDC MP to remain behind bars after subversion court appearance

A Zimbabwean opposition lawmaker appeared in court facing subversion charges that carry a 20-year jail term upon conviction, his lawyer said, adding the politician...

MDC leader “illegitimate”

Zimbabwe’s High Court declared Nelson Chamisa an illegitimate leader of main opposition MDC party and ordered the movement to convene an extraordinary congress to choose a...

MDC leader maintains “hands are clean” in post-vote violence

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Zimbabwe's main opposition leader told an official inquiry he had not incited supporters to take to the streets in post-election violence that...

MDC walks out of Zimbabwe SONA

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Zimbabwean opposition lawmakers walked out of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's state of the nation address to parliament, signalling lingering bitterness after losing a...

ISS: Manufacturing dissent – the cost of election propaganda in Zimbabwe

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The response of Zimbabwe's main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) Alliance, to the defeat of their presidential candidate suggests...

Bail for Zimbabwe MDC members

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A Zimbabwe court released on bail 27 opposition supporters arrested by police last week on accusations of fomenting post-election violence. Magistrate Francis...

Zimbabwe opposition leader killed in US helicopter crash

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Exiled Zimbabwe opposition leader Roy Bennett and four other people were killed in a helicopter crash in a remote part of the...

Zimbabwe opposition expels anti-Tsvangirai dissidents

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Zimbabwe's opposition MDC has expelled its treasurer and two senior party members for calling for leader Morgan Tsvangirai to quit, underscoring the...

Tsvangirai urged to quit as Zimbabwe opposition leader

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Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai faced more pressure to quit when party chiefs debated on Friday whether to call an early...

Zimbabwe police seal MDC offices, fire tear gas

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Zimbabwean police sealed the offices of Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's party firing tear gas into the building and at bystanders in central...

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