Tuesday, April 16, 2019

MDC Congress: Tongai Matutu Disqualified

Tongai Matutu has been disqualified from contesting against James Gumbi for the post of provincial chairperson.

Matutu was disqualified because members who defect to another party can only be allowed to participate in an election after five years, according to Organising Secretary Amos Chibaya.Matutu’ s supporters have accused Chibaya of rigging the polls.

Simon Mupindu will now replace Matutu and he will take on Gumbi in the race for the provincial chairmanship.