Nelson Chamisa

 
MDC’s Chamisa perpetrates sexism in Zimbabwe
MDC’s Chamisa perpetrates sexism in Zimbabwe
When Nelson Chamisa became president of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in 2018, he electrified Zimbabwean politics. He was young. He was...
Zimbabwe 'has never been this bad' as crackdown silences resistance
Zimbabwe 'has never been this bad' as crackdown silences resistance
Harare — Earlier this month, Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa announced...
Zimbabwe: Police beat protesters as economy tanks
Zimbabwe: Police beat protesters as economy tanks
Police in Zimbabwe fired tear gas and bludgeoned protesters with batons after hundreds of people gathered in the capital Harare on Friday in...
Youthful politicians come of age
Youthful politicians come of age
When commentators evaluate the state of democracy in Southern Africa, they consistently overlook one of its most intriguing features: the region’s opposition parties are overwhelmingly run by young men. From Mmusi Maimane and Julius Malema in South Africa to Nelson Chamisa in Zimbabwe,...
Chamisa elected unopposed as MDC leader
Chamisa elected unopposed as MDC leader
Zimbabwe's main opposition party has elected Nelson Chamisa unopposed to remain as leader at its first congress since the death of its founder,...
Zimbabwean court nullifies Chamisa’s appointment
Zimbabwean court nullifies Chamisa’s appointment
Zimbabwe’s high court has ruled that Nelson Chamisa is not the legitimate leader of the official opposition.
Losers in Africa’s presidential elections need to be more strategic
Losers in Africa’s presidential elections need to be more strategic
A new strategy by opposition party leaders in Africa who have lost elections is emerging. They contest the results and demand that fresh elections...
Zimbabwe nostalgic for Mugabe?
Zimbabwe nostalgic for Mugabe?
While it's unlikely that many Zimbabweans yearn for former ruler Robert Mugabe's return, the occasion of his 95th birthday on Thursday has led some...
Chamisa snubs Mnangagwa dialogue call
Chamisa snubs Mnangagwa dialogue call
Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa snubbed an invitation by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to join a national summit on Wednesday, just...
Zimbabwe: After the crackdown, the purge
Zimbabwe: After the crackdown, the purge
Targeted abductions and detentions are dismantling opposition to President Mnangagwa’s government - just when Zimbabwe needs civil society...
Revolt and repression in Zimbabwe
Revolt and repression in Zimbabwe
The Zimbabwean government’s decision to hike fuel prices has sparked fierce opposition. In this Q&A, Crisis Group’s Senior...
Anger as Mnangagwa raises petrol prices in Zimbabwe
Anger as Mnangagwa raises petrol prices in Zimbabwe
Zimbabweans reacted with outrage Sunday to a sharp rise in the price of fuel announced by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in a move to improve...

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