MDC Alliance youths plan to waylay SA envoys on ‘Second Coming’

  • ZANU PF youths plot counter demo

THE impending second visit by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s envoys to Zimbabwe has already generated political tensions in the country.

Some opposition MDC Alliance party youths are now said to be itching for confrontation, with reports saying they are readying themselves to meet the emissaries upon touching down at the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport.

The opposition youths are also plotting to hold flash demonstrations throughout the stay of the SA envoys in a bid to spotlight their grievances

Sources have, however, told Zim Morning Post that Zanu PF youths are plotting a counter demonstration to MDC Alliance youths’ protests.

The date of arrival of the South African envoys to Zimbabwe is yet to be announced but according to this publication’s sources, the demonstrations by MDC Alliance youths are meant to draw regional and global attention to Zimbabwe’s decades old sociopolitical problems.

The last time the South African envoys visited Zimbabwe from Ramaphosa was on August 10 with State noting that the “calmness” in the country at the time of the visit a sign that there was no crisis.

The special envoys, Baleka Mbete and Syndey Mufumadi, were under specific orders to assess allegations of human rights violations after security forces on July 31 cracked down on anti-government protesters.

In an interview with journalists after meeting President Mnangagwa, Mufamadi said had exchanged views with Mnangagwa on the situation in the country.

“We exchanged views with his counterpart President Mnangagwa. In other words, we were listening to the state of the situation, what is being done or the intentions to do extra things and so on,” he said.

Opposition MDC Alliance, church and civic organisations were, however, bitter over the envoys’ failure (before returning to South Africa) to also listen to their side of the story.

Before the meeting early August, the South African government, which is said to be under immense domestic and international pressure to fairly mediate the Zimbabwean sociopolitical question, had said its envoys would engage with both the government of Zimbabwe and other relevant stakeholders, to “identify possible ways in which South Africa can assist Zimbabwe”.


  1. If you desire to improve your experience just
    keep visiting this web page and be updated with the most recent gossip posted here.

    Also visit my site … خرید بک لینک ارزان (Alisha)

  2. Hi, i read your blog from time to time and i own a similar
    one and i was just curious if you get a lot of spam comments?
    If so how do you protect against it, any plugin or anything you can advise?
    I get so much lately it’s driving me mad so any support is very much appreciated.

    My website … Soliderix Pills

  3. I comment each time I especially enjoy a article on a site or I have something to
    contribute to the conversation. Usually it’s caused by the passion communicated in the article I
    read. And on this post MDC Alliance youths plan to waylay SA envoys on 'Second Coming' |
    ZimMorningPost. I was excited enough to post a thought 🙂 I do have 2 questions for you if it’s okay.
    Is it only me or does it seem like a few of the remarks come across like left by brain dead folks?

    😛 And, if you are posting on other online sites, I would like to follow you.
    Could you make a list all of all your public sites like your Facebook page, twitter feed, or linkedin profile?

    Also visit my webpage; Purely Roots Hemp Oil

  4. Good day! I just wish to give you a huge thumbs up for the excellent information you have
    got right here on this post. I will be returning to your website for
    more soon.

  5. Its like you read my mind! You appear to know so much about this, like you wrote
    the book in it or something. I think that you can do with some pics to drive the message home a little bit,
    but other than that, this is fantastic blog. A great read.

    I will definitely be back.

  6. I used to be recommended this web site by my cousin. I am not positive whether this put up is written through him
    as no one else understand such exact about my difficulty.
    You are amazing! Thanks!

Leave a Reply