Politics – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com Zimbabwe News and Internet Radio Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:29:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 http://nehandaradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cropped-Nehanda-Radio-Favicon-512-32x32.jpg Politics – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com 32 32 PICS: #Tsvangirai ‘Freedom Square’ send-off http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/pics-tsvangirai-freedom-square-send-off/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/pics-tsvangirai-freedom-square-send-off/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:31:21 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168018

Thousands of MDC supporters thronged Freedom Square in Harare to pay their last respects to the late opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai who died after losing his battle with colon cancer in a hospital in South Africa.

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Nasty fight over Tsvangirai estate http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/nasty-fight-tsvangirai-estate/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/nasty-fight-tsvangirai-estate/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:30:44 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168012 Tsvangirai's widow Elizabeth

Morgan Tsvangirai’s widow Elizabeth faces the spectre of being deprived of her inheritance following the death of her husband on Wednesday last week.

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Mnangagwa bails out Tsvangirai family http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mnangagwa-bails-tsvangirai-family/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mnangagwa-bails-tsvangirai-family/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:28:35 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168014 President Emmerson Mnangagwa consoles Gogo Lydia Chibwe, mother to the late former Prime Minister Mr Morgan Tsvangirai in Harare yesterday. — Picture by Joseph Nyadzayo

President Emmerson Mnangagwa came to the rescue of the Tsvangirais yesterday, who were swamped by bills relating to health costs incurred by the late MDC leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, amounting to R2 million.

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Zanu PF MPs haggle over Sakunda Parly probe http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/zanu-pf-mps-haggle-sakunda-parly-probe/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/zanu-pf-mps-haggle-sakunda-parly-probe/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:25:23 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168016 Justice Mayor Wadyajena (right) seen here outside Parliament in Harare

Parliament's Finance and Economic Development portfolio committee chairperson David Chapfika has blasted his counterpart, Justice Mayor Wadyajena — who chairs the Lands, Agriculture and Rural Resettlements committee — arguing he has no mandate to probe issues that fall under his purview.

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Chamisa receives Raila Odinga – PIC http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/chamisa-receives-raila-odinga-airport-pic/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/chamisa-receives-raila-odinga-airport-pic/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:51:47 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168006

Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) Acting President Nelson Chamisa has received Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga at the Harare International Airport today.

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Parly mourns Tsvangirai http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/parly-mourns-tsvangirai/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/parly-mourns-tsvangirai/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:16:10 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168002

Parliament has joined Zimbabweans and the rest of the world in mourning the late opposition MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai, pictured, who died in South Africa last Wednesday after a long battle with colon cancer.

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Gogo Tsvangirai refuses to leave hearse http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/gogo-tsvangirai-refuses-leave-hearse/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/gogo-tsvangirai-refuses-leave-hearse/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:01:04 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167936

Gogo Tsvangirai refused to leave the Doves hearse! She was seated in the car as proceedings continued at Freedom Square where multitudes converged to celebrate the life of Morgan Tsvangirai.

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Zimbabwe opposition leader: Morgan Tsvangirai mourned in Harare http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/zimbabwe-opposition-leader-morgan-tsvangirai-mourned-harare/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/zimbabwe-opposition-leader-morgan-tsvangirai-mourned-harare/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:37:15 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167870

Zimbabwe's president has called on all citizens to unite to mourn opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week.

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Mnangagwa consoles Tsvangirai family. . . Govt to honour promises made to him http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mnangagwa-consoles-tsvangirai-family-govt-honour-promises-made/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mnangagwa-consoles-tsvangirai-family-govt-honour-promises-made/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:36:22 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167853 President Emmerson Mnangagwa consoles Gogo Lydia Chibwe, mother to the late former Prime Minister Mr Morgan Tsvangirai in Harare yesterday. — Picture by Joseph Nyadzayo

President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday assured the family of the late MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai that Government will fulfil the pledges he made to the late politician regarding his welfare.

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Death threats in split MDC http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/death-threats-split-mdc/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/death-threats-split-mdc/#comments Sun, 18 Feb 2018 16:26:24 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167832 MDC supporters accompany the convoy that was carrying Tsvangirai body

Battle lines have been drawn in the fractured MDC with factions lining up thugs to settle the leadership contest even as opposition party leader Morgan Tsvangirai is still to be buried.

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Chaos erupts as Tsvangirai’s body arrives http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/chaos-erupts-tsvangirai-body-arrives/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/chaos-erupts-tsvangirai-body-arrives/#comments Sun, 18 Feb 2018 16:25:30 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167830 Police escort Morgan Tsvangirai's body from the airport

A bitter family feud over Morgan Tsvangirai’s widow — Elizabeth — accompanying her husband’s body into the One Commando Barracks forced government to step in yesterday and take charge of the proceedings, triggering protests from the late opposition MDC leader’s supporters.

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#Tsvangirai funeral service in PICTURES http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/tsvangirai-memorial-pictures/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/tsvangirai-memorial-pictures/#comments Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:30:10 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167803 Tsvangirai's widow Elizabeth

Harare was a sea of red as MDC supporters clad in party regalia came in their thousands to honour their party leader Morgan Tsvangirai who died in South Africa after a long battle with colon cancer.

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I will commit suicide: Tsvangirai’s mother http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/will-commit-suicide-tsvangirais-mother/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/will-commit-suicide-tsvangirais-mother/#comments Sun, 18 Feb 2018 10:38:11 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167746 Gogo Tsvangirai had no problem seeing Tsvangirai's ex Locadia Karimatsenga

There was drama at One Commando Barracks, Harare yesterday when the late MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai’s mother threatened to commit suicide, protesting the presence of her son’s widow, Ms Elizabeth Macheka, and party Acting President, Advocate Nelson Chamisa.

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Ncube confirms Tsvangirai chose Chamisa http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/ncube-confirms-tsvangirai-chose-chamisa/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/18/ncube-confirms-tsvangirai-chose-chamisa/#comments Sun, 18 Feb 2018 08:29:54 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167743 Morgan Tsvangirai and Welshman Ncube

MDC president Welshman Ncube yesterday said the late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai confided in him that he was losing his battle against cancer and that he was not going to make it to the next elections. The former industry minister said the veteran opposition leader said he was choosing one of his deputies, Nelson Chamisa, to take over from him.

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Locadia consoles Tsvangirai’s mother – PICS http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/17/locadia-consoles-tsvangirais-mother-pics/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/17/locadia-consoles-tsvangirais-mother-pics/#comments Sat, 17 Feb 2018 13:24:16 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167728

Morgan Tsvangirai’s ex-wife Locadia Karimatsenga paid her last respects to the late former prime minister and leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party on Thursday.

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