Zimbabwe Opposition Seems to Crumble after Parliament Elections
Posted: Saturday, April 2, 2005
In spite of knowing itself in possesion of over 20 seats in urban zones against two of the ruling party ZANU-PF, Zimbabwe opposition seems today on the verge of lowering their flag after Thursday´s elections. As Prensa Latina got to know, the general headquarters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) informed that the main opposition force estimates it won´t obtain even 50 of the 120 benches in discussion. If that is so, the Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) is about to obtain the two-thirds of the seats it expected according to the Constitution in order to deepen the program of transformations begun after achieving independence in 1980.
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