behavior of party members who quarreled over how the party should run the selection
of five people who will represent Masvingo in the party’s national executive,
MDC vice president, Lynette Karenyi-Kore has distanced herself from the
elections she was supposed to be presiding over.
at MDC Masvingo provincial headquarters at 32 Mukwa St, Rhodene, a while ago
amid hostilities from rival camps fighting to control the accreditation
that the fighting camps gave Kore upon her arrival did not last long as the
hostilities flared yet again, forcing her to retreat into party offices where
she remained locked up with senior members of the provincial executive.
were pulled, punches were exchanged and bricks were thrown as disgruntled party
members accused provincial chairperson James Gumbi of trying to rig the poll in
favour of his acolytes.
phone, Kore, who was still holed up in the offices, said she was not
responsible for running the show even though she came from Harare specifically
for that task.
responsible for the accreditation exercise. Please talk to our provincial spokesperson
for more details,” said Kore.
Charamba gave a curt response when contacted for comment, trying to feign
Kore and she is here. What disagreements are you talking about?” said Charamba.
announced that the proceedings had been cancelled.