Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai died in South Africa after a long battle with cancer, the vice president of his Movement for Democratic Change party has announced. Elias Mudzuri said: "I can confirm that he died this evening.…
Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has died, a spokesman for his Movement for Democratic Change party said.
The head of the MDC was for decades a strong opponent of former President Robert Mugabe.
The miner turned politician, who tried repeatedly to unseat longtime ruler Robert Mugabe, came to symbolize courageous resistance to Mugabe's repressive regime — and changed politics in Zimbabwe.
Former MDC-T Leader , Morgan Tsvangirai has died following a long battle with cancer.
Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai known for his lengthy, dogged quest to end the regime of longtime President Robert Mugabe, has died, just months after Mugabe caved to pressure to step down after decades in power.