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Winter’s gone, Tsvangirai

I AM glad I did not hold my breath when MDC president Morgan Tsvangirai promised “a winter of discontent” way back in March.

After pledging to lead from the front in demonstrations and a series of nationwide rallies to “consult t

he grassroots”, nothing has been forthcoming besides the end of winter.

While I appreciate the consequences of mass demonstrations in Zimbabwe, Tsvangirai must desist from acting the macho-man as his hot-air rhetoric gives people high expectations. Moreover, Tsvangirai has put his credibility and integrity on the line.

Did he possibly mean winter in the coming year? I wonder!

Joseph Mhlanga,


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