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MDC T steps up preps for Extra Ordinary Congress

As the Elections Department meets the Independent Election Management Board (IEMB) Chairperson


Preparations the the upcoming Movement for Democrat Change T went a gear up today, with the Independent Election Management Board(IEMB) Chairperson meeting with party officials to iron out the roadmap for a free, fair and credible election process. Below is a full statement by the party:

MDC-T Elections Directorate Meets Independent Election Management Body Chairperson

08 December 2020

Today the Independent Election Management Board(IEMB) Chairperson met with the MDC-T Secretary for Elections mr Gandhi Mudzingwa to discuss IEMB terms of reference, current progress and state of the party’s preparedness of the pending Extraordinary Congress. Key to the discussion was the conditions for ensuring a free,fair and credible Extraordinary Congress.

The Secretary for Elections outlined the party’s expectations of the role of the Independent body on the handling of the Extra Ordinary Congress election program.

Another meeting of the entire IEMB commissioners has been penciled soon to discuss the expectations, standardisation of operations and clarification of the role of the commissioners in the Extraordinary Congress election process.

MDC T Information and Communication Department

The party was ordered by the Supreme Court in March 2020 to hold an Extra Ordinary Congress to elect a substantive President following the death of its founding leader, Morgan Tsvangirai in February 2018. Party leaders vying for the top post are Secretary General Sen Douglas Mwonzora, Acting President Dr Thokozani Khupe, Acting Chairman Senator Morgan Komichi and Engineer Elias Mudzuri.


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