Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai, Ncube challenge Mudede over ‘aliens’

Published: 15/Nov/2017
Source: NewsDay (Harare)

THE Morgan Tsvangirai-led MDC-T and Welshmen Ncube’s MDC have jointly approached the High Court, demanding that Registrar-General Tobaiwa Mudede stops forcing “alien Zimbabweans” to renounce dual citizenship as a prerequisite to be issued with new identification cards to facilitate their participation in the biometric voter registration exercise.


The parties together with a Harare woman, Sarah Kachingwe, filed an urgent chamber application on Monday, citing the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), Mudede, Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu and Zanu PF as respondents.

The matter is yet to be set down for hearing.

Read further: https://www.newsday.co.zw/2017/11/tsvangirai-ncube-challenge-mudede-aliens/

Themes: Loss and Deprivation of Nationality, Voter Registration
Regions: Zimbabwe
Year: 2017