Morgan Tsvangirai obituary

MDC’s founder aspired to build a beautiful Zimbabwe when all around him were those lopping off its branches With the death of Morgan Tsvangirai at the age of 65 from cancer , Zimbabwe has lost a man of conspicuous courage. He took the country’s political scene by storm, becoming president Robert Mugabe ’s only serious rival for the better part of two decades, and campaigned until the end for a better country with greater democracy and transparency. Tsvangirai became prime minister of Zimbabwe in September 2008 as part of a power-sharing agreement with Mugabe. He was sworn in the following year, and remained in office till 2013, but the path to get there had been long and vexed. Continue reading...
Read The Rest at : THE GUARDIAN

Top News