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Morgen Komichi

Komichi arrested for invading ZEC poll results centre

By Court Reporter MDC Alliance top official Morgen Komichi was arrested Thursday over yet another election related offence. This time, the former transport deputy minister was arrested for allegedly storming the conference centre early this month during results announcement of the July 30 presidential elections. According to a warned and cautioned statement he signed Friday

LATEST: Biti released, now safe on Zambian territory

By Staff Reporter MDC Alliance co-principal, Tendai Biti, arrested Wednesday while trying cross into neighbouring Zambia to seek asylum, has been released and is reportedly on his way to Lusaka to formalise the process. Reports said Wednesday that the former finance minister was arrested and handed to Zimbabwean authorities at the Zimbabwe-Zambia border in Chirundu.

LATEST: 10 MDC Alliance supporters arrested over violent protests

By Staff Reporter TEN alleged MDC Alliance supporters were on Thursday arrested by police after they had sought refugee from the Morgan Richard Tsvangirai House, the MDC-T main headquarters in Harare on Wednesday. An equal number are still holed up inside the building in central Harare. They are being accused of taking part in Wednesday’s

MDC Alliance candidate arrested for ‘disorderly conduct’ at polling station

Dete: Police in Dete, Hwange district on Monday arrested for allegedly disrupting elections after he had challenged polling officers at a local polling station over the appearance of some of his rival’s supporters’ names in the wrong ward. Joseph Bonda (40) of Mabale area was charged with disorderly conduct and for allegedly blocking other voters