MDC-TMovement for Democratic Change-Tsvangirai (Zimbabwe political party)
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And I shake my bald head with disbelief, sincerely, when Tsvangirai and his MDC-T party behave as if they were the only strangers in Jerusalem, pretending not to have seen the huge writing on the wall, of the defeat that faced them at the elections.
This is why, despite the best efforts and reports of all the most credible election observer teams which observed and monitored the elections (African, local, and global), who say categorically that the elections were free, fair and credible, Tsvangirai and his MDC-T, backed by their Western allies (Britain, USA.
Though Tsvangirai was shy to say it plainly, the trigger for the "partial pull-out", it seems, was the indictment for trial in the High Court on terror-related charges of Roy Bennett, a former commercial farmer, current treasurer-general of Tsvangirai's MDC-T and the party's preferred choice for deputy agriculture minister in the inclusive government.
And Prof Moyo could be spot-on, if one considers the sentiments of several MDC-T officials who feel Bennett is getting special treatment.
He said that although MDC-T was still committed to the power-sharing agreement, "We cannot accept any arrangement that does not allow the MDC to effectively contribute to ending [the] suffering [of the people].
Both Zanu PF and MDC-T want oversight of the ministry, and after a number of proposals on how to go about the matter failed, the issue was referred to Swaziland's King Mswati III, who chairs the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security.
His MDC-T was also offered several government ministries that come with control of a number of parastatals and state enterprises.
It was perhaps for this reason, more than any other, that President Mugabe threatened to go ahead and form a new government without MDC-T so that real law enforcement could return and the authorities could start working on economic recovery.
MDC-T has also been publishing a list of people it claims to have been killed or assaulted by Zanu-PF supporters, but so far the police have dismissed this as opposition propaganda.
In the upper house, or the Senate, the 60 contested seats were split 30 to Zanu PF, 24 to MDC-T, and six to MDC-M.