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WHAT DOES TSVANGIRAI MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Morgan Richard Tsvangirai is a Zimbabwean politician who was Prime Minister of Zimbabwe from 2009 to 2013. He is President of the Movement for Democratic Change – Tsvangirai and a key figure in the opposition to President Robert Mugabe. Tsvangirai was the MDC candidate in the controversial 2002 presidential election, losing to Mugabe. He later contested the first round of the 2008 presidential election as the MDC-T candidate, taking 47.8% of the vote according to official results, placing him ahead of Mugabe, who received 43.2%. Tsvangirai claimed to have won a majority and said that the results could have been altered in the month between the election and the reporting of official results. Tsvangirai initially planned to run in the second round against Mugabe, but withdrew shortly before it was held, arguing that the election would not be free and fair due to widespread violence and intimidation by government supporters that led to the deaths of 200 people. He sustained non-life-threatening injuries in a car crash on 6 March 2009 when heading towards his rural home in Buhera. His first wife, Susan Tsvangirai, was killed in the head-on collision.
Definition of Tsvangirai in the English dictionary
The definition of Tsvangirai in the dictionary is Morgan. born 1952, Zimbabwean trade unionist and politician; leader of the Movement for Democratic Change, the main opposition party to President Mugabe's Zanu-PF since 1999; prime minister from 2009.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TSVANGIRAI» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Tsvangirai
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TSVANGIRAI»
Discover the use of Tsvangirai in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Tsvangirai and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Face of Courage: A Biography of Morgan Tsvangirai
Profile of the trade unionist and president of Zimbabwe s major opposition party
Sarah Hudleston, 2005
Morgan Tsvangirai - At the Deep End
Written in collaboration with his spokesperson, veteran journalist and editor T William Bango, this book contains rich documentation of both its subject's political career and of the changing socio-historical context of Zimbabwe.
T William Bango, 2012
Citizen of Zimbabwe: Conversations with Morgan Tsvangirai
I hope I have not criticized him too much or too unfairly. Probably no one could have done for Zimbabwe what he has.í Citizen of Zimbabwe is a rare and intimate portrait of political leadership in Africa.
Stephen Chan, 2010
split the ZANU-PF vote to give the presidency to Tsvangirai. Tsvangirai won the
most votes in the first round of the presidential election on March 29, 2008, but
the Zimbabwe Elec— toral Commission tallied this share at 47.9%, under the 50
J. Tyler Dickovick, 2013
The two MDC factions – Tsvangirai's MDC T and the breakaway MDC M, led by
its newly elected president, Arthur Mutambara, polled separately but agreed to
combine their results for the parliamentary vote. After suspicions of widespread ...
Paul Murray, 2010
Thabo Mbeki and the Battle for the Soul of the ANC
Mbeki's relationship with Tsvangirai improved only in 2004, when it became more
evident to Mbeki that the investment he had made in Mugabe would come to
nought. Since then, Mbeki has made an extraordinary effort to charm Tsvangirai.
William Mervin Gumede, 2007
Zimbabwe in Crisis: The International Response and the Space ...
Letter from Gibson Sibanda, Vice President of the MDC to Morgan Tsvangirai,
President of the MDC, 24th November 2005. 52. Letter from Gibson Sibanda to
Morgan Tsvangirai, 24th November 2005. 53. Violet Gonda, 'Hot Seat
Stephen Chan, Ranka Primorac, 2013
Zimbabwe: Years of Hope and Despair
Tsvangirai (speaking from abroad) appeared to be opening the door for some
kind of unity deal – or other non-standard transfer ofpower – when he suggested
that Mugabe should be found a graceful and honourable way to go. In South
Philip Barclay, 2011
Trade Unionists: I. T. A. Wallace-Johnson, Morgan ...
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Source Wikipedia, Books Llc, 2010
Developing a Transformation Agenda for Zimbabwe
to spread executive authority of an inclusive government between the president,
prime minister and cabinet, the MDC of Morgan Tsvangirai saw the compromise
as allowing Mugabe to retain too much power as the head of state.
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TSVANGIRAI»
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Tsvangirai long past his sell-by date: rival
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has a lot of “house cleaning issues” that he needs to attend to within his party before he can think of taking up national ... «New Zimbabwe.com, Aug 14»
Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai 'expels' Tendai Biti from MDC
Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai says his rival Tendai Biti has been expelled from their MDC party, along with eight other members. Mr Biti was ... «BBC News, Apr 14»
MDC-T hunts for Tsvangirai successor
MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai is mulling over a special congress for his party early next year in order to reinstate his legitimacy after losing the July 31 ... «The Zimbabwe Standard, Sep 13»
Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai may be charged for 'judiciary insult'
Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai may face contempt of court charges for "disparaging remarks" he made about the judiciary. High Court judge ... «BBC News, Aug 13»
Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai drops court challenge to Mugabe's election win
Mr Tsvangirai said he made the decision with "deep regret and sadness" but explained that Mr Mugabe had deliberately sought to thwart his attempts to get a fair ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 13»
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe tells Morgan Tsvangirai: 'go hang'
The Harare event was boycotted by members of Mr Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change, which has called for a re-run of the election and lodged a ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 13»
Zimbabwe: MDC-T's Tsvangirai launches court bid
Tsvangirai is expected to make an application in the Constitutional Court on Friday to challenge the results of the presidential elections. An application ... «Mail & Guardian Online, Aug 13»
Zimbabwe's Morgan Tsvangirai facing political oblivion
Today Zimbabwe's thrice-failed presidential contender, Morgan Tsvangirai, must surely be facing the real possibility of political oblivion following his party's ... «BBC News, Aug 13»
Tsvangirai won't seek Mugabe revenge
PRIME Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says he does not harbour any feelings of revenge against President Robert Mugabe, adding that he wants the 89-year-old ... «New Zimbabwe.com, Jul 13»
Grace forcing Mugabe to stay – Tsvangirai
According to News Day, Tsvangirai who was addressing a rally in Chikomba also said Mugabe confided in him that he was reluctant to leave power for fear of ... «News24, Jul 13»
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