As the race for the Presidency of the Movement for Democratic Change heats up, the party Youth Assembly in Manicaland has openly endorsed Senator Douglas Mwonzora for the Party Presidency at the upcoming Extra Ordinary Congress slated for 31 July, 2020. In a statement signed off by Benevelonce Taisekwa, the youths stated that they have nominated Sen Mwonzora for Party Presidency, with Senator Morgen Komichi taking the Party Chairmanship. They have also nominated Eng Elias Mudzuri and current acting leader Dr Thokozani Khupe as co-Vice Presidents.
Below is a the Manicaland Youth Wing Assembly statement in full:
Manicaland youths did a serious consultation regarding the expected MDC-T cockpit structure as from 31 July 2020 to the next Ordinary congress. Think-tanks, advisors, business people, men of cloth, women, youth and all were reached out in trying to come up with the best expected line up. The line up that can inspire confidence in both our members and members of the public who want change.
Against this background, the Manicaland youths came up with the following line up:
PRESIDENT : SENATOR D. T . MWONZORA
V.P/s : MADAM THOKOZANI KHUPE AND SENATOR ELIAS MUDZURI
CHAIRMAN : SENATOR MORGEN KOMICHI
Please note that these consultations were done out of love of our great party. We are proud to announce that the people promised to support our leadership. They are happy to see that our party is now back to its core founding values.
We hope that leaders and delegates are going to consider our effort as the youth from Manicaland.
God bless our MDC-T Party.
For and on behalf of Manicaland Youth Assembly