Tendai Biti

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Tendai Biti said : “We’re the MDC Alliance. Our president is Nelson Chamisa. He was elected unopposed at the Gweru congress” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, April 1, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC Alliance participated in the 2018 Election and our candidate Advocate @nelsonchamisa had more than 2.6 m votes . We then went to an MDC A Congress which unanimously elected @nelsonchamisa as our leader . A judgment in which the MDC A was never part of can’t change that.. The MDC A is a people’s project. A massive institution backed by the working people of this country .It’s undisputed and uncontested leader is @nelsonchamisa. There is no country in the world where a court of law can impose leadership on a voluntary association. No court of law can defeat or set aside the people s will as expressed in Gweru-@nelsonchamisa is our president,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, April 1, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The congress of May 2019 stands, and cannot be affected by any ruling and determination on a judgment affecting the MDC-T,” External link

newsday Wednesday, April 1, 2020 10:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The congress of May 2019 stands, and cannot be affected by any ruling and determination on a judgement affecting the MDC-T. We are MDC Alliance. The next congress of the MDC Alliance is in May 2023, not anytime before. This is a judgement against an entity called the MDC-T, we are the MDC Alliance," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, March 31, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Then Mnangagwa told Mbeki: ‘I want to consult with my colleagues. You go now and come back after Christmas,’” “But that call never came. Mbeki is still waiting” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, March 27, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Zim lockdown must have safety nets in form of cash or food handouts to the vulnerable. It must be accompanied by a Fiscal Stimulus & numerous incentives & tax breaks . Business and CSOs must play their part. Second a national High Care Facility needs to be set up urgently," "The old St Anne's Hospital can easily be re-equipped with ventilators & other High Care equipment . Third Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) must be secured to protect all workers. Fourth Surveillance, Testing ,Tracing &Treatment capacity must be enhanced ie entire ecosystem" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 27, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “The regime has radically done a volte face& sneakily re-dollarised.We told them it wouldn’t work & won’t work. They owe Zimbabwe an apology and they should now bring a Bill to Parliament formally repealing those sections of theFinance Act that incorporated SI33 & 142of 2019 1/3,” External link

zimeye Thursday, March 26, 2020 11:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The key issue is that indigenous fuel importers, minus Zuva, control 45% of the fuel sector, but they are getting less than 2% of the forex allocation. The bulk is shared among Trafigura, Sakunda and Total," "There is also an attempt to delink Trafigura, Puma and Sakunda. Those three entities get disproportionate forex allocations. Trafigura and Puma are foreign companies, why are they getting these allocations? This is a very incestuous and predatory relationship which is evidence of state capture" External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, March 21, 2020 12:39:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Madam Speaker ) : “Madam Speaker, Government has the right to distribute land to anyone using an offer letter — this has been done using the 99-year leases and there is no need for any other law. Government published a new SI62 last Friday which states that those white farmers who had their land repossessed are being given back the land. This is a reversal of the Land Reform Programme, so it must be clear whether there is change in Government policy regarding the repossessing of land,” External link

herald Friday, March 20, 2020 3:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "the net effect of SI 62 of 2020 is to allow the government to take back the land it had already given to people during the land reform programme to its original owners" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : “The regime is truly and remarkably zany and fascist,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti amesema : “Nimesafiri kutoka Zimbabwe, nimepitia katika viwanja viwili vya ndege na kila nilipofika nimekuta wamevaa vifunika uso, kutokana na ugonjwa wa corona,” External link

mwananchi Sunday, March 15, 2020 5:26:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Often times our quest for democracy is disturbed by a multiplicity of voices and candidates. That doesn’t help our course,” External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "When I slept in my hotel room last night, I could not sleep because there was electricity. Because for six months in my country, I haven't had electricity. For six months in my country, I wash from a bucket because there is no water," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "In Zimbabwe, I chair the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament. I have never seen such levels of corruption, such levels of looting. But they don't just eat money and State privilege alone. They also start to eat the citizen, vandalise the citizen and arrest the citizen. What is the crime of the citizen? The crime of the citizen is willing to say ‘No, we are entitled to a different group of choice of men and women. Democracy," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We were on our own before we invited the visitors inside, but you never raised the issues you arc raising. I am sorry to Zacc that we are washing our dirty linen in public. Can you kindly excuse us so, that we discuss this," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 3:10:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti amesema : “Nimesafiri kutoka Zimbabwe, nimepitia katika viwanja viwili vya ndege na kila nilipofika nimekuta wamevaa masiki (mdomoni), kutokana na ugonjwa wa Corona,” External link

mwananchi Saturday, March 14, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Gabriel Chaibva ) : “We were on our own before ZACC came, before the press came. So I’m actually disturbed by the timing of your question. But be that as it may, I will ask comrade Chaibva and your team to excuse us,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "As long as there is no productivity, an expansionary fiscal policy and deep budget deficits, as long as there is corruption and export surrender requirements, as long as there is John (Mangudya) and his money printing quasi fiscal activities Mthuli (Ncube's) tinkering won't work," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Mr (Editor) Mauto is reportedly attending a family bereavement and the case will now be heard on May 11," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, March 10, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The amount you are owed and the cost of each car do not tally. Therefore, we request tender documents, proof of supply and the actual payment of the vehicles,” External link

newsday Tuesday, March 10, 2020 7:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : “We invited the former permanent secretary in the ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement Ringson Chitsiko who said command agriculture programme was being handled by ministry of Finance and Economic Development. We invited officials from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development who indicated that the reserve bank was handling the matter. RBZ officials came and told us that they were doing payments only everything else was being done by GMB, so what was your role as GMB in this programme,” External link

zbc Monday, March 9, 2020 5:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Look at the huge queues for fuel, the massive shortage of power, the massive shortage of basic commodities; look at the social crisis, the closure of hospitals and schools, inflation, growth in money supply over 300% from January to October 2019, so the government is already feeling the effects of the mad decision of introducing a currency when conditions did not exist that can sustain a local currency,” External link

newsday Sunday, March 8, 2020 6:25:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Speaking as an African, speaking as a Zimbabwean, there is no substitute for democracy,” External link

dailymaverick Friday, March 6, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “There is no such thing as a benign dictatorship. Dictatorship is a dictatorship,” External link

dailymaverick Friday, March 6, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Mugabe knew he had lost and wanted to hand over power but his henchman refused and had to play with the figures so that Tsvangirai would not have the 50 percent plus one vote majority needed to win the elections outright,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 6, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Morgan Tsvangirai ) : “Being a selfless leader, president Tsvangirai had to pull out of the run-off to save his people and had to agree to a Government of National Unity,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 6, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Morgan Tsvangirai ) : "Being a selfless leader, president Tsvangirai had to pull out of the run-off to save his people and had to agree to a Government of National Unity," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 6, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “There is no law that allows Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to expropriate the farmers’ foreign currency. We want farmers to get their raw foreign currency,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 5, 2020 1:23:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We, therefore, request Parliament to place the ministers concerned under notice in terms of tabling the forensic audits that date as far back as 2016” External link

dailynews-co-zw Thursday, March 5, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "No investor in his right mind will invest millions of dollars in an environment where the local currency is devaluing at such a rate," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "As long as we fail to resolve these, this country will continue with the high-risk premium," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "This is not a conducive environment. We are one of the most corrupt countries in Africa and no one will invest here," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fuel pipeline was leased to a private player who has links with top government officials. These are now responsible for blocking the deal to construct a second pipeline. Those who have a monopoly in importing bulk fuel into the country are also retailers and those with control of the pipeline also have indigenous partners who run fuel retails in the country,” External link

theindependent Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Fuel in this country is basically controlled by two companies. Trafigura from Singapore does not produce fuel, why should Zimbabwe buy the bulk of its fuel from a middleman called Trafigura? So you have to break that cartel. Then you have the pipeline controlled by Glencore, that’s a monopoly, this is just corruption,” External link

theindependent Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti responded : “The desperate actions of a desperate rogue regime. Zanu PF is truly sick, Emmerson has lost his marbles” External link

zimeye Wednesday, February 26, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The mismanagement of foreign currency and monetary policy, corruption, lack of reforms and political banditry make Zimbabwe a basket case that should be avoided like a plague,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, February 26, 2020 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "When you read Senator Chief (Fortune) Charumbira's report, it is full of circumstantial situations and speculative innuendos and unjustified assumptions that once an MP is in touch with members of the public then there is a corruption motive. Surely, that is not correct," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It was, therefore, unfair for the four MPs to be found guilty on the alternative crime which was not on the charge sheet," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The desperate actions of a desperate rogue regime. Zanu PF is truly sick, Emmerson has lost his marbles,” External link

newsday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : "For those the gods are about to destroy they first make mad. Law does not allow this," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : "For those the gods are about to destroy they first make mad. Law does not allow this," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, February 24, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, February 24, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go,” External link

newsday Monday, February 24, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa,” External link

newsday Monday, February 24, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : "If the Zimbabwe dollar has failed, why not swallow your pride and repeal SI 142," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Most people do not suffer a divorce because it does not matter if your name is on the title deeds or not, but women are now suffering during the duration of the marriage because husbands are selling houses behind their wives' backs and getting into debt," "The law should be that all marriages in Zimbabwe are in community of property, and therefore, we should repeal the 1929 Matrimonial Properties Act because it is unconstitutional," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "I have got an aunt who stayed together with my uncle for 25 years. Then my uncle found a young woman from the same village in Mazana village, Murehwa West. My aunt was chased away from that house with four pots and four cattle, but she built that home and it is a very nice home," "We need a property regime that says even for a rural home, let us value it and you give each spouse their value. The Malawian Supreme Court has accepted a judgment that says it does not matter that the woman has gone into the husband's village, when it comes to distribution of matrimonial property, that rural home can be shared" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Madam Speaker ) : "We have had the land reform for over 20 years. So what happens is a wife is married and oftentimes, the husband works in Harare or Bulawayo, so it is the wife who builds that farm, works so hard to buy centre pivots and build barns for the tobacco farm. However, when it comes to divorce, she is told this property cannot be distributed and she is chased away like a dog," "That is wrong, Madam Speaker Ma'am. You can distribute lease rights. You know that all these township houses belong to the city council, but when there is a divorce, you can distribute the rights in that lease agreement. We need to distribute the offer rights in an offer letter so that we protect women. Madam Speaker, this must be contained in the Marriages Act," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government is in the process of upgrading infrastructure at Beitbridge Border Post whose facilities are now overstretched, in order to ease congestion, thereby minimising rent-seeking opportunities,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 15, 2020 8:44:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We hold ….. (name withheld) unequivocally and unambiguously responsible for the death,” “We also hold the police to account. This is a complete reproduction of all the commissions and omissions on the part of the police and CIOs that we saw in 2008” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 14, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The Ministry of Finance has been taken over by those cartels, Kuda Tagwirei has taken over the Ministry of Finance in Zimbabwe. Over US$2 billion has gone to Kuda Tagwirei in the form of money for fuel, in the form of Command Agriculture and where you have a budget of US$4.5 billion and one person is getting more than half of that, then surely he is now the Minister of Finance himself," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 2:12:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "I never thought that we could get to a situation as ordinary Zimbabweans in which we could say Mugabe was actually better. But, Zimbabweans are saying so because the level of looting under Emmerson Mnangagwa is unprecedented," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They are controlling Command Agriculture, it's sad and they are also controlling the Ministry of Finance. " External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Look at what they did to these two kids (Lewis) Matutu and (Godfrey) Tsenengamu," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "I never thought that we could get to a situation as ordinary Zimbabweans in which we could say Mugabe was actually better. But, Zimbabweans are saying so because the level of looting under Emmerson Mnangagwa is unprecedented," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They are controlling Command Agriculture, it's sad and they are also controlling the Ministry of Finance. " External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Look at what they did to these two kids (Lewis) Matutu and (Godfrey) Tsenengamu," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We therefore condemn unreservedly the arrest of human rights activists such as Linda Masarira, who is in remand prison after she was denied bail, Promise Mkwananzi and Pastor Evan Mawarire and call for their immediate, unconditional release,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 4:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Few are prepared to relive the nightmare of the meltdown period of 2007 and 2008. The move will also engineer a fresh wave of externalisation, under-banking, tax avoidance and evasion,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “It amounts to a devaluation of the US dollar by at least 20 percent in real terms given the volatility of the Rand. The move will leave a desperate work force already hit with low disposable income further impoverished,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “Zimbabwe’s external debt is now estimated at more than $10 billion and for more than a decade, the country has been in default, with arrears now estimated at $6,1 billion,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, February 9, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “unless we get a clear commitment from the seccurocrats” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “This is the kind of thing we are dealing with and as we have said, we get shocked when some people are saying the country is having a free and fair election, what rubbish! This election is illegitimate, is illegal, is not free, is immoral and unfair” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The third issue of financing the 2012/2013 agricultural season, which together with what we already owe to farmers, will be at a cost of $130 million. This includes what we owe to farmers and input providers,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 9:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “This is a critical period in the ministry of Finance, the budget and the budget consultations. Today I was supposed to meet with bankers at 11 am but failed to do so,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We are unable to guarantee the security of our workers. There is no greater proof of lack of rule of law and lack of security in a country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "On what basis is punitive action taken against members who have attacked and exposed wrongdoing by non-members. How does an attack on external players cause internal (Zanu-PF) disharmony? Unless of course as we always argue, you (Mnangagwa) are the Arch-bishop of plunder. His grace the Pillager," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, February 6, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe," "We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country" External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : "Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation," "Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit" External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : "Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act," External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe,” “We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : “Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation,” “Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : “Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act,” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe,” “We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : “Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation,” “Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : “Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The finance act was passed by Parliament and it brought into effect all the proposals made in Parliament. There is no excuse for businesses to continue levying the old tax threshold. But the bottom line is it’s a waste of time. It won’t bring relief to consumers. The real issue was supposed to remove the 2% tax and fuel levy,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:23:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Amendment Bill ) : "The just gazetted Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No 2) Bill H B 23 of 2019 seeks to redefine and restore the concept of an imperial President. It does not address any mischief other than that of consolidation of power by the incumbent. All right thinking Zimbos must fight this," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, January 6, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “At the height of the French Revolution, France’s Marie Antoinette, in response to bread protests by citizens retorted ‘let them eat cake’. In Kuwadzana yesterday (Friday), Zimbabwe’s illegitimate leader in response to cries of high cost of meat retorted, ‘let them eat vegetables,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, January 6, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “If we are going to be true to the provisions of Section 305 of the Constitution which says the Minister of Finance must present estimates of revenue and expenditure, it means that the minister must come with two Blue Books, one expressed in US dollars and the other expressed in the local currency because there are two different revenue sheets,” External link

newsday Thursday, December 19, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The whole purpose of law and policy is certainty. It is to mitigate the life of a citizen. If you have a law that applies differently to different people to different classes, it is not a law. A law according to the founders of positivist jurisprudence, people like Jeremy Bentham and Thomas Aquinas, the law is something that is fixed, something that is certain, something that is predictable and applies to everyone,” “The interbank exchange rate is the official exchange rate in Zimbabwe, it is not Fourth Street. The interbank rate is the rate in which an individual like you and me can go and sell our foreign currency at the bank. Now, what this provision seeks to do is to introduce another exchange rate which is in the discretion of the Commissioner-General” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, December 19, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The energy should have been focused on setting conditions to allow for free and fair elections,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It will not take much to turn around Zimbabwe. What is required is a new consensus. The establishment of an ethical State that will place people at the center. One in which power is subordinate and accountable to the command and interest of the people. The country is not a prophesy waiting fulfillment industry, dialogue, trade-offs and sacrifices must be made now," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, December 14, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It will not take much to turn around Zimbabwe. What is required is a new consensus. The establishment of an ethical State that will place people at the center. One in which power is subordinate and accountable to the command and interest of the people. The country is not a prophesy waiting fulfillment industry, dialogue, trade-offs and sacrifices must be made now," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, December 14, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

zimeye Thursday, December 5, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, December 4, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

newsday Wednesday, December 4, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, December 4, 2019 1:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Mthuli Ncube ) : "Mr Speaker, while the Blue Book has been tabled, it contains figures that are different from the budget statement, which makes the provision of the Appropriation Act important," "I implore you to direct the esteemed Minister of Finance (Ncube) to present as a matter of urgency, and to table as a matter of urgency, the Finance Bill and the Appropriation Bill," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "I think he is actually working on a $68 billion budget and at the same time hoping to cover this up by a supplementary budget. We are in bigger trouble because according to the pre-budget revenue paper, the anticipated revenues were only $25 billion. So, this is a feja feja budget," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "What it means is that he is hiding figures so that people cannot do comparisons and they do not know what is really happening," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti charged : "The other issue is on the domestic debt, where it is listed as $1,3 billion in the Blue Book and yet in the budget, it is tabulated in a graph to confuse people with unclear figures. The whole thing is just a fraud," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : “There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : "There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing,” External link

newsday Saturday, November 30, 2019 2:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : “There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering,” External link

newsday Saturday, November 30, 2019 2:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The regime has just gazetted SI 249 of 2019 which obliges exporters to pay for electricity in US$. This is further proof that de-dollarisation is not working and will not work,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We can easily do that (solve the legitimacy crisis) through dialogue between Nelson Chamisa and Mr Mnangagwa," "We need to establish a national transition mechanism as a matter of urgency" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need to protect the economy against the excesses and the rock behaviour of the central bank" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Every farmer must have a title deed, the banking sector must mobilise resources to finance agriculture," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We have to invest in our infrastructure and this needs about US$20 billion, but to do this we should first solve the current Zimbabwe debt structure," "We have to negotiate with the World Bank with the international community and this requires a government that is respected by the international community but Zanu is not respected" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : “We say no to fascism, we say no to madness. SADC must be watching this. Mrs. Tax must be watching, President (South African Cyril) Ramaphosa must be watching this,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 22, 2019 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : "We say no to fascism, we say no to madness. SADC must be watching this. Mrs. Tax must be watching, President (South African Cyril) Ramaphosa must be watching this," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 22, 2019 1:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The omission of Chinese development assistance in the budget is amateurish and reflective of the fact that under Emmerson Mnangagwa, mediocrity is the new normal. The same budget also omits Chinese loans to Zimbabwe and understates figures of external sovereign debt. The regime has been cooking the books," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, November 21, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The omission of Chinese development assistance in the budget is amateurish and reflective of the fact that under Emmerson Mnangagwa, mediocrity is the new normal. The same budget also omits Chinese loans to Zimbabwe and understates figures of external sovereign debt. The regime has been cooking the books," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, November 21, 2019 8:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We don't accept this. We are not a terrorist organization. We are not a facist organization," "Since 2017, we have seen the closure of political space because of [President] Emmerson Mnangagwa. We say no to facism. We say no to madness" External link

irishsun Wednesday, November 20, 2019 9:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We don't accept this. We are not a terrorist organization. We are not a facist organization," "Since 2017, we have seen the closure of political space because of [President] Emmerson Mnangagwa. We say no to facism. We say no to madness" External link

voanews Wednesday, November 20, 2019 8:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The Bill is poorly crafted, a reflection of party State conflation. It has no tables disaggregating the expenditure, a deliberate attempt to hide and deceive. Contrary to the Constitution it doesn’t give a breakdown of what the amounts were used for to justify condonation. The breakdown of the rapid rise extraction and theft under Emmerson is self-evident,” External link

newsday Monday, November 18, 2019 6:17:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

zimeye Sunday, November 17, 2019 7:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, November 17, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "A budget of ZWL$63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 16, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of ZWL$63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 15, 2019 2:51:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Clerk ) : “We informed Sakunda that we wanted to have a dialogue with them today,” “They knew that we had summoned them to this committee this morning. A few minutes ago, we received a letter dated 7th of November, 2019 addressed to Clerk of Parliament Kennedy Chokuda signed by Sakunda’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) Mberikwazvo C. Chitambo advising us that their CEO K.R. Tagwirei was out of the country and asked for a rescheduling of the meeting” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti added : “We do not accept the attitude of Sakunda which we regard as contemptuous and disrespectful of the institution of Parliament,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We have not requested the evidence from an individual, but Sakunda Holdings as an institution and, therefore, we find their excuse for not showing up a flimsy unacceptable excuse,” External link

insiderzim Tuesday, November 12, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The Professor is mad. He needs mental examination. He can't say thanks to austerity he will be paying bonus when civil servants were actually getting bonuses all along," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 3:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no bonus as long as he is paying them in devalued local currency. It's nothing. If you add nothing to nothing, you get nothing. The only way to adequately compensate workers is to pay them in US dollar. You can't pay people inflation," "The salaries of civil servants has been devalued by over 90%, thanks to runaway exchange rate, runaway inflation. The only way is to go back to the multi-currency regime. We need to close the RBZ (Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe) because all they have been doing is printing money, generating money supply without productivity, thereby fuelling inflation" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 3:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Its 65 days of the doctors strike. Most public hospitals are basically shut down with the load shedding borne by nurses and local authority clinics. Ironically the regime fired 85 doctors last week and boasted about it. The situation is terrible and by any definition it is genocide," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They went through the original Zimbabwe Dollar, then they brought, then the bearer cheques which they again bastardised. Then they went through the USD, the bond note and the RTGS$. " External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They went through the original Zimbabwe Dollar, then they brought, then the bearer cheques which they again bastardised. Then they went through the USD, the bond note and the RTGS$. " External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “He must step down or constitutional process must remove him,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A projected growth of 4% is just hope and prophesy. But economics is not prophecy. We already know that we are going to have an indifferent rainy season. So there is not going to be any meaningful production in agriculture. We already know the political situation will remain sharp and divided so there is not going to be foreign direct investment (FDI),” External link

zimeye Sunday, October 27, 2019 9:35:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascists are trying to steal this election, but we won’t accept it. We’re going to fight this. We will mobilise more sanctions, Zanu-PF won’t get a penny” External link

herald Friday, October 25, 2019 3:07:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “I rise to give a motion that on Thursday 24 October, 2019, I shall present the second report of the Public Accounts Committee on the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe to Parliament,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can’t last for 6 months,” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December,” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can’t last for 6 months,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The power situation has gone completely out of hand.The so called level two load shedding is an absolute disaster.The little that remained of industry is suffocating. ZANU is the sanction in this country and any other position is diversionary politicking and grandstanding,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can't last for 6 months," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 18, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 18, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “This started as a basic enquiry pertaining to the Auditor-General’s reports on the 2017/18 audit statement on Command Agriculture, but we now find that there are other unallocated reserves of US$847 million – and the enquiry is now a full enquiry,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Clerk ) : “If they default we will ask the Clerk of Parliament to issue a warrant of arrest. We want to express our disappointment, indignation and rejection of the conduct of the RBZ because the amounts that were spent outside Parliament approval are very huge and we have a duty to follow up on the money. There were huge amounts of money that were paid to individuals,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “On the same day, we are also going to receive oral evidence from key suppliers of Command Agriculture like FSG, Pedstock Investments and Croco Motors. On a separate day, we are going to summon Sakunda because we need a whole day to quiz them over the Command Agriculture issue,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We have been here before. In the 80s the regime planted arms of war on #ZAPU properties then used this to destroy ZAPU and hound out its leaders.Emmerson was in charge of these sting operations. Now they are at it again trying to sting the #MDC . Are you not ashamed Emmerson ?," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, October 14, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The churches are putting the cart before the horse,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 8, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "As a result of the defendant breach of warranty as aforesaid plaintiff hereby demands the return of the purchase price in the sum of US$60 000. " External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

zimeye Monday, October 7, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

newsday Monday, October 7, 2019 7:09:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Tendai Biti ) : “At the time of the sale and unbeknown to the plaintiff (Biti), the motor vehicle suffered from the following defects; the challenge of overheating with the temperature gauge not reflecting the details and challenges in the gearbox, resulting in the vehicle stalling and not moving,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The defects on the vehicle are of such a nature that the vehicle can no longer be used on a public road. Had plaintiff known of the defects, he would not have purchased the vehicle at all….over the years the vehicle constantly broke down while the plaintiff was driving the same, in faraway places like Murewa, Mutare, Harare central business district, sometimes in the middle of the night, thereby causing plaintiff humiliation, pain, shock and suffering mental and physical abuse and injuria,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Surely, there should be penalties and punishment at individual level. We will recommend to Parliament that you be prosecuted," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 27, 2019 2:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Surely, there should be penalties and punishment at individual level. We will recommend to Parliament that you be prosecuted," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 27, 2019 2:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti argued : “Mahumbwe chaiwo. Zimbabwe has no productivity. 2019 GDP is likely to be around -8 % . There is massive corruption resulting in massive increase in money supply.The current account is in massive deficit .So you have to be mad or drunk , or both to reason like this . Worst gvt in world,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 23, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “It seems the 2 percent is not going anywhere as what has been set aside is the Statutory Instrument 205 of 2018 which introduced the 2 percent tax, but currently the 2 percent tax is based on the Finance Act passed on August 2019, hence ngoma ndiyo, ndiyo,” External link

insiderzim Saturday, September 21, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Friday, September 20, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We are not producing. There is no productivity. There is no confidence in the Zimbabwean dollar. So what is happening is just a vote-of-no-confidence in this currency,” “There is disequilibrium in the economy, there is too much money chasing too few goods — hence high inflation. This is what happens when you increase money supply into the economy. These guys are overspending. They are creating more money supply and the rates shoot up. This is what happens when you demonetise the US dollar, you commodify it” External link

theindependent Friday, September 20, 2019 11:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Whatever they do, it won’t work, there is no confidence in Emmerson Mnangagwa and Mthuli Ncube. Mnangagwa and his government have been a disastrous failure,” External link

theindependent Friday, September 20, 2019 11:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti argued : “So, it is only Parliament which makes the laws, so when the Minister of Finance and Economic Development on the 12th October, 2018 made law by repealing section 22 G of the Income Tax Act Chapter 23:06, he breached Section 134 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 19, 2019 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “They were clever because they had also inserted the new tax into the Finance Act a day after our court case, but they did not repeal Statutory Instrument 205 of 2018. What it means is that the tax will remain in place until the Finance Act is repealed, but we have not seen the judgment, so we await the judgment so that we study it and take it from there,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 19, 2019 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “They (government) were clever because they had also inserted the new tax into the Finance Act. But they did not repeal Statutory Instrument (SI)205/2018 also known as the Finance (Rate and Incidence of Intermediated Money Transfer Tax) Regulations,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti added ( about Finance Act ) : “The Act will be their defence to say this was included in the Finance Act” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “Today, we must mourn Robert Mugabe and pass condolences to his wife and children, and thank him for leading the battle against colonialism and for the emancipation of Zimbabwe leading to its independence in 1980,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 10, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Today, we must mourn Robert Mugabe and pass condolences to his wife and children, and thank him for leading the battle against colonialism and for the emancipation of Zimbabwe leading to its independence in 1980,” “I was tortured by Robert Mugabe in 2008. Many Zimbabweans were killed during Gukurahundi. But I don’t feel bitterness, I feel indebtedness, I feel gratitude to the work he did in liberating our country” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 10, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “I’ve seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, September 8, 2019 9:58:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "I've seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "I've seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "He was a victim of the system he created. The revolution ate its own children and he was the first-born child of that revolution," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “He was a victim of the system he created. The revolution ate its own children and he was the first-born child of that revolution,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, September 7, 2019 9:19:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "They removed the US dollar, why remove it without conditions to bring back your own currency? You do not have foreign currency reserves," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 6, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “They removed the US dollar, why remove it without conditions to bring back your own currency? You do not have foreign currency reserves,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, September 6, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "Zanu-PF must accept the blood of fallen compatriots who have died from xenophobia attacks. For 40 years it has vandalised Zimbabwe, killed and tortured citizens, destroyed livelihoods, stolen everything that could be stolen. And for Emmerson (Mnangagwa) to behave as if nothing has happened is a shame," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority (NTA), we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority (NTA) or we are heading for an Armageddon!" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority, we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, September 4, 2019 8:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority, we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, September 4, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 2, 2019 2:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, September 2, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 2, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail,” External link

newsday Monday, September 2, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 2:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 2, 2019 1:36:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, September 1, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 1, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : "Where are the vouchers to say Sakunda supplied and you were entitled to pay?" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Ngorora, how much have you paid Sakunda from 2017 to now? Because you have been (making) payments even in 2019. You paid US$360 million to Sakunda in January 2019, so that is over US$1 billion. I put it to you that you have paid US$1 billion," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Ours is a people s project, owned by the people,rooted in the people with one undisputed leader @nelsonchamisa .We will not accept any defamatory false attempt to divide our movement.We will focus on our struggle.Not the desperate kicks of a tired,toxic,illegitimate rogue regime,” External link

zimeye Sunday, August 25, 2019 11:30:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The annuitisation phase commenced with a payment of ZW$15,648.04 and the written projection given by defendant (First Mutual) was that upon attaining the retirement age of 60, plaintiff would be paid a capital value of ZW$4,133,593 and an annual pension of ZW$782,066.47 giving a total assured sum of $15 million,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti explained : “Ten years ago, forming a unity government offered a political solution, albeit a temporary one, to the crisis of hyperinflation. A solution to today’s economic crisis must be similarly political. More precisely, it must address the legitimacy deficit of the current administration, which stems from the military coup that brought it to power and the disputed election that kept it there,” External link

zimeye Thursday, August 22, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti observed : “I’m washing in a bucket, my friend, as if it is Southern Rhodesia in 1923,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti insisted ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the coup of November 2017 ... We don’t accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

angop Saturday, August 17, 2019 5:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

reuters-en Saturday, August 17, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

expressindia Saturday, August 17, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don’t accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa” External link

zimeye Saturday, August 17, 2019 4:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don't accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa" External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, August 17, 2019 2:10:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

gulf-times Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:23:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

irishsun Saturday, August 17, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don't accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 16, 2019 11:50:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate,” External link

citizen Friday, August 16, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : ”There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup,” External link

citizen Friday, August 16, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

trust2 Friday, August 16, 2019 10:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

gulf-times Friday, August 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

modernghana Friday, August 16, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

nation-ke Friday, August 16, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti afirmou : “A Constituição garante o direito à manifestação. Mas este regime fascista negou e proibiu este direito ao povo do Zimbabwe” External link

portaldeangola Friday, August 16, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

business-standard Friday, August 16, 2019 8:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

news-yahoo Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

news-yahoo Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, August 16, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 6:37:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The High Court ruled that we should go to the magistrates’ courts in this matter but we believe that we can’t do that at the moment … Even if we had been granted permission, the state has cordoned off Harare … Our headquarters are totally cordoned off too. This is a fascist government that does not have the respect of Zimbabweans,” External link

zimeye Friday, August 16, 2019 6:26:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, August 16, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, August 16, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

iran-daily Friday, August 16, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

iran-daily Friday, August 16, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

theCitizen Friday, August 16, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

theCitizen Friday, August 16, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup" External link

aljazeera-en Friday, August 16, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

RTERadio Friday, August 16, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

RTERadio Friday, August 16, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We will now proceed with our planned marches in Bulawayo on Monday the 19th, in Masvingo, Gweru and Mutare,” External link

herald Friday, August 16, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

pulse Friday, August 16, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

pulse Friday, August 16, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

business-standard Friday, August 16, 2019 1:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 1:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 1:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The prohibition by the Zimbabwe Republic Police of our #FreeZimbabweMarch is unlawful & unconstitutional. It exposes the true colors of this regime. That this is a fascist authoritarian regime without respect to civil & political rights. A regime without shame” External link

insiderzim Friday, August 16, 2019 11:44:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The abduction and torture last night of activist Mombeyarara and our member Kanotunga is completely unacceptable. This regime is murderous and has been consistent in its attacks on the citizen. The continued assault on human rights must stop" External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The abduction and torture last night of activist Mombeyarara and our member Kanotunga is completely unacceptable. This regime is murderous and has been consistent in its attacks on the citizen. The continued assault on human rights must stop" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:53:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti indiqué : "Nous sommes très fiers que le tribunal ait reconnu le pouvoir qui lui incombe selon les termes de la Constitution. Et, plus important encore, que les tribunaux se prononcent sans peur et sans parti pris" External link

afp-fr Wednesday, September 7, 2016 7:58:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
lawyer8.03%EN10/24/201724/10/2017
leader1.15%EN10/13/201713/10/2017
aide1.15%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
close aide1.15%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
finance minister34.29%EN09/06/201706/09/2017
minister1.15%EN09/06/201706/09/2017
president0.57%EN07/10/201710/07/2017
secretary-general19.94%EN05/03/201703/05/2017
former finance minister7.17%EN02/13/201713/02/2017
servant0.14%EN12/25/201625/12/2016
democratic party president0.57%EN11/11/201611/11/2016
expert0.43%EN09/26/201626/09/2016
secretary general14.78%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
general0.72%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
secretary0.43%EN10/24/201324/10/2013
general secretary0.43%EN09/09/201309/09/2013
outgoing finance minister1.87%EN08/30/201330/08/2013
ministre des finances0.43%FR08/05/201305/08/2013
candidate1.29%EN08/04/201304/08/2013
ministro das finanças0.43%PT08/01/201301/08/2013
minister of finance2.01%EN12/31/201231/12/2012
zimbabwean finance minister0.57%EN12/13/201213/12/2012
segretario generale0.72%IT04/06/200806/04/2008
segretario0.14%IT03/31/200831/03/2008
parlamentari0.14%IT03/30/200830/03/2008
spokesperson0.14%EN09/09/200509/09/2005
mp0.14%EN02/12/200512/02/2005
Names Lang Count
Tendai BitiEN55.35%
Tendai BitiFR11.45%
Tendai BitiPT10.84%
Tendai BitiAF10.82%
Tendai BitiEU10.82%
Тендай БитиRU0.29%
Tendai BitEN0.21%
Тендаи БитиRU0.08%
Тендаю БитиRU0.05%
Tandai BitiEN0.05%
Tendai BitiSW0.03%
Tandai BitiNL0.00%
Tenda BitiEN0.00%


 
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Tendai Biti said : “We’re the MDC Alliance. Our president is Nelson Chamisa. He was elected unopposed at the Gweru congress” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, April 1, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC Alliance participated in the 2018 Election and our candidate Advocate @nelsonchamisa had more than 2.6 m votes . We then went to an MDC A Congress which unanimously elected @nelsonchamisa as our leader . A judgment in which the MDC A was never part of can’t change that.. The MDC A is a people’s project. A massive institution backed by the working people of this country .It’s undisputed and uncontested leader is @nelsonchamisa. There is no country in the world where a court of law can impose leadership on a voluntary association. No court of law can defeat or set aside the people s will as expressed in Gweru-@nelsonchamisa is our president,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, April 1, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The congress of May 2019 stands, and cannot be affected by any ruling and determination on a judgment affecting the MDC-T,” External link

newsday Wednesday, April 1, 2020 10:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The congress of May 2019 stands, and cannot be affected by any ruling and determination on a judgement affecting the MDC-T. We are MDC Alliance. The next congress of the MDC Alliance is in May 2023, not anytime before. This is a judgement against an entity called the MDC-T, we are the MDC Alliance," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, March 31, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Then Mnangagwa told Mbeki: ‘I want to consult with my colleagues. You go now and come back after Christmas,’” “But that call never came. Mbeki is still waiting” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, March 27, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Zim lockdown must have safety nets in form of cash or food handouts to the vulnerable. It must be accompanied by a Fiscal Stimulus & numerous incentives & tax breaks . Business and CSOs must play their part. Second a national High Care Facility needs to be set up urgently," "The old St Anne's Hospital can easily be re-equipped with ventilators & other High Care equipment . Third Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) must be secured to protect all workers. Fourth Surveillance, Testing ,Tracing &Treatment capacity must be enhanced ie entire ecosystem" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 27, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “The regime has radically done a volte face& sneakily re-dollarised.We told them it wouldn’t work & won’t work. They owe Zimbabwe an apology and they should now bring a Bill to Parliament formally repealing those sections of theFinance Act that incorporated SI33 & 142of 2019 1/3,” External link

zimeye Thursday, March 26, 2020 11:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The key issue is that indigenous fuel importers, minus Zuva, control 45% of the fuel sector, but they are getting less than 2% of the forex allocation. The bulk is shared among Trafigura, Sakunda and Total," "There is also an attempt to delink Trafigura, Puma and Sakunda. Those three entities get disproportionate forex allocations. Trafigura and Puma are foreign companies, why are they getting these allocations? This is a very incestuous and predatory relationship which is evidence of state capture" External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, March 21, 2020 12:39:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Madam Speaker ) : “Madam Speaker, Government has the right to distribute land to anyone using an offer letter — this has been done using the 99-year leases and there is no need for any other law. Government published a new SI62 last Friday which states that those white farmers who had their land repossessed are being given back the land. This is a reversal of the Land Reform Programme, so it must be clear whether there is change in Government policy regarding the repossessing of land,” External link

herald Friday, March 20, 2020 3:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "the net effect of SI 62 of 2020 is to allow the government to take back the land it had already given to people during the land reform programme to its original owners" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : “The regime is truly and remarkably zany and fascist,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti amesema : “Nimesafiri kutoka Zimbabwe, nimepitia katika viwanja viwili vya ndege na kila nilipofika nimekuta wamevaa vifunika uso, kutokana na ugonjwa wa corona,” External link

mwananchi Sunday, March 15, 2020 5:26:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Often times our quest for democracy is disturbed by a multiplicity of voices and candidates. That doesn’t help our course,” External link

theCitizen Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "When I slept in my hotel room last night, I could not sleep because there was electricity. Because for six months in my country, I haven't had electricity. For six months in my country, I wash from a bucket because there is no water," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "In Zimbabwe, I chair the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament. I have never seen such levels of corruption, such levels of looting. But they don't just eat money and State privilege alone. They also start to eat the citizen, vandalise the citizen and arrest the citizen. What is the crime of the citizen? The crime of the citizen is willing to say ‘No, we are entitled to a different group of choice of men and women. Democracy," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We were on our own before we invited the visitors inside, but you never raised the issues you arc raising. I am sorry to Zacc that we are washing our dirty linen in public. Can you kindly excuse us so, that we discuss this," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, March 15, 2020 3:10:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti amesema : “Nimesafiri kutoka Zimbabwe, nimepitia katika viwanja viwili vya ndege na kila nilipofika nimekuta wamevaa masiki (mdomoni), kutokana na ugonjwa wa Corona,” External link

mwananchi Saturday, March 14, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Gabriel Chaibva ) : “We were on our own before ZACC came, before the press came. So I’m actually disturbed by the timing of your question. But be that as it may, I will ask comrade Chaibva and your team to excuse us,” External link

zimeye Saturday, March 14, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Right now, we have a deficit in our current account. For every dollar of foreign currency that comes in as export earnings, four dollars are going out as imports. The equation is not balancing," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Let the market settle on the exchange rate. Encourage productivity, eliminate export surrender requirements, budget deficits and the rogue printing of money by the reserve bank," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "As long as there is no productivity, an expansionary fiscal policy and deep budget deficits, as long as there is corruption and export surrender requirements, as long as there is John (Mangudya) and his money printing quasi fiscal activities Mthuli (Ncube's) tinkering won't work," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Mr (Editor) Mauto is reportedly attending a family bereavement and the case will now be heard on May 11," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, March 10, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The amount you are owed and the cost of each car do not tally. Therefore, we request tender documents, proof of supply and the actual payment of the vehicles,” External link

newsday Tuesday, March 10, 2020 7:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : “We invited the former permanent secretary in the ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement Ringson Chitsiko who said command agriculture programme was being handled by ministry of Finance and Economic Development. We invited officials from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development who indicated that the reserve bank was handling the matter. RBZ officials came and told us that they were doing payments only everything else was being done by GMB, so what was your role as GMB in this programme,” External link

zbc Monday, March 9, 2020 5:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Look at the huge queues for fuel, the massive shortage of power, the massive shortage of basic commodities; look at the social crisis, the closure of hospitals and schools, inflation, growth in money supply over 300% from January to October 2019, so the government is already feeling the effects of the mad decision of introducing a currency when conditions did not exist that can sustain a local currency,” External link

newsday Sunday, March 8, 2020 6:25:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Speaking as an African, speaking as a Zimbabwean, there is no substitute for democracy,” External link

dailymaverick Friday, March 6, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “There is no such thing as a benign dictatorship. Dictatorship is a dictatorship,” External link

dailymaverick Friday, March 6, 2020 8:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Mugabe knew he had lost and wanted to hand over power but his henchman refused and had to play with the figures so that Tsvangirai would not have the 50 percent plus one vote majority needed to win the elections outright,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 6, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Morgan Tsvangirai ) : “Being a selfless leader, president Tsvangirai had to pull out of the run-off to save his people and had to agree to a Government of National Unity,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 6, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Morgan Tsvangirai ) : "Being a selfless leader, president Tsvangirai had to pull out of the run-off to save his people and had to agree to a Government of National Unity," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 6, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “There is no law that allows Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to expropriate the farmers’ foreign currency. We want farmers to get their raw foreign currency,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 5, 2020 1:23:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We, therefore, request Parliament to place the ministers concerned under notice in terms of tabling the forensic audits that date as far back as 2016” External link

dailynews-co-zw Thursday, March 5, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "No investor in his right mind will invest millions of dollars in an environment where the local currency is devaluing at such a rate," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "As long as we fail to resolve these, this country will continue with the high-risk premium," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "This is not a conducive environment. We are one of the most corrupt countries in Africa and no one will invest here," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, February 28, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fuel pipeline was leased to a private player who has links with top government officials. These are now responsible for blocking the deal to construct a second pipeline. Those who have a monopoly in importing bulk fuel into the country are also retailers and those with control of the pipeline also have indigenous partners who run fuel retails in the country,” External link

theindependent Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Fuel in this country is basically controlled by two companies. Trafigura from Singapore does not produce fuel, why should Zimbabwe buy the bulk of its fuel from a middleman called Trafigura? So you have to break that cartel. Then you have the pipeline controlled by Glencore, that’s a monopoly, this is just corruption,” External link

theindependent Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti responded : “The desperate actions of a desperate rogue regime. Zanu PF is truly sick, Emmerson has lost his marbles” External link

zimeye Wednesday, February 26, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The mismanagement of foreign currency and monetary policy, corruption, lack of reforms and political banditry make Zimbabwe a basket case that should be avoided like a plague,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, February 26, 2020 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "When you read Senator Chief (Fortune) Charumbira's report, it is full of circumstantial situations and speculative innuendos and unjustified assumptions that once an MP is in touch with members of the public then there is a corruption motive. Surely, that is not correct," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It was, therefore, unfair for the four MPs to be found guilty on the alternative crime which was not on the charge sheet," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The desperate actions of a desperate rogue regime. Zanu PF is truly sick, Emmerson has lost his marbles,” External link

newsday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : "For those the gods are about to destroy they first make mad. Law does not allow this," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote : "For those the gods are about to destroy they first make mad. Law does not allow this," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, February 24, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, February 24, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, February 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Dura is an urgent national agenda. It is sad that 40 years after independence, 70% of Zimbabwe has no electricity, piped water or modern ablutions. This is an indictment of the regime. The dual enclave of the economy must go,” External link

newsday Monday, February 24, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We need foreign direct investment from America, from the European Union, from everywhere in the world to rebuild our economy and empower our people. The only people who can create that trust and confidence for companies to invest in Zimbabwe is the MDC. Who can put their money into a government led by Emmerson Mnangagwa,” External link

newsday Monday, February 24, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : "If the Zimbabwe dollar has failed, why not swallow your pride and repeal SI 142," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Most people do not suffer a divorce because it does not matter if your name is on the title deeds or not, but women are now suffering during the duration of the marriage because husbands are selling houses behind their wives' backs and getting into debt," "The law should be that all marriages in Zimbabwe are in community of property, and therefore, we should repeal the 1929 Matrimonial Properties Act because it is unconstitutional," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "I have got an aunt who stayed together with my uncle for 25 years. Then my uncle found a young woman from the same village in Mazana village, Murehwa West. My aunt was chased away from that house with four pots and four cattle, but she built that home and it is a very nice home," "We need a property regime that says even for a rural home, let us value it and you give each spouse their value. The Malawian Supreme Court has accepted a judgment that says it does not matter that the woman has gone into the husband's village, when it comes to distribution of matrimonial property, that rural home can be shared" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Madam Speaker ) : "We have had the land reform for over 20 years. So what happens is a wife is married and oftentimes, the husband works in Harare or Bulawayo, so it is the wife who builds that farm, works so hard to buy centre pivots and build barns for the tobacco farm. However, when it comes to divorce, she is told this property cannot be distributed and she is chased away like a dog," "That is wrong, Madam Speaker Ma'am. You can distribute lease rights. You know that all these township houses belong to the city council, but when there is a divorce, you can distribute the rights in that lease agreement. We need to distribute the offer rights in an offer letter so that we protect women. Madam Speaker, this must be contained in the Marriages Act," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government is in the process of upgrading infrastructure at Beitbridge Border Post whose facilities are now overstretched, in order to ease congestion, thereby minimising rent-seeking opportunities,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 15, 2020 8:44:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We hold ….. (name withheld) unequivocally and unambiguously responsible for the death,” “We also hold the police to account. This is a complete reproduction of all the commissions and omissions on the part of the police and CIOs that we saw in 2008” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 14, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The Ministry of Finance has been taken over by those cartels, Kuda Tagwirei has taken over the Ministry of Finance in Zimbabwe. Over US$2 billion has gone to Kuda Tagwirei in the form of money for fuel, in the form of Command Agriculture and where you have a budget of US$4.5 billion and one person is getting more than half of that, then surely he is now the Minister of Finance himself," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 2:12:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "I never thought that we could get to a situation as ordinary Zimbabweans in which we could say Mugabe was actually better. But, Zimbabweans are saying so because the level of looting under Emmerson Mnangagwa is unprecedented," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They are controlling Command Agriculture, it's sad and they are also controlling the Ministry of Finance. " External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Look at what they did to these two kids (Lewis) Matutu and (Godfrey) Tsenengamu," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "I never thought that we could get to a situation as ordinary Zimbabweans in which we could say Mugabe was actually better. But, Zimbabweans are saying so because the level of looting under Emmerson Mnangagwa is unprecedented," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They are controlling Command Agriculture, it's sad and they are also controlling the Ministry of Finance. " External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Look at what they did to these two kids (Lewis) Matutu and (Godfrey) Tsenengamu," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We therefore condemn unreservedly the arrest of human rights activists such as Linda Masarira, who is in remand prison after she was denied bail, Promise Mkwananzi and Pastor Evan Mawarire and call for their immediate, unconditional release,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 4:00:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Few are prepared to relive the nightmare of the meltdown period of 2007 and 2008. The move will also engineer a fresh wave of externalisation, under-banking, tax avoidance and evasion,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “It amounts to a devaluation of the US dollar by at least 20 percent in real terms given the volatility of the Rand. The move will leave a desperate work force already hit with low disposable income further impoverished,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “Zimbabwe’s external debt is now estimated at more than $10 billion and for more than a decade, the country has been in default, with arrears now estimated at $6,1 billion,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, February 9, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “unless we get a clear commitment from the seccurocrats” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “This is the kind of thing we are dealing with and as we have said, we get shocked when some people are saying the country is having a free and fair election, what rubbish! This election is illegitimate, is illegal, is not free, is immoral and unfair” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The third issue of financing the 2012/2013 agricultural season, which together with what we already owe to farmers, will be at a cost of $130 million. This includes what we owe to farmers and input providers,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 9:09:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “This is a critical period in the ministry of Finance, the budget and the budget consultations. Today I was supposed to meet with bankers at 11 am but failed to do so,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We are unable to guarantee the security of our workers. There is no greater proof of lack of rule of law and lack of security in a country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, February 7, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti wrote ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "On what basis is punitive action taken against members who have attacked and exposed wrongdoing by non-members. How does an attack on external players cause internal (Zanu-PF) disharmony? Unless of course as we always argue, you (Mnangagwa) are the Arch-bishop of plunder. His grace the Pillager," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, February 6, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe," "We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country" External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : "Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation," "Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit" External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : "Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act," External link

allafrica Sunday, January 26, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe,” “We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : “Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation,” “Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : “Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act,” External link

theindependent Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The MDC notes that the IMF in May of 2019 agreed a Staff-Monitored Programme with the government of Zimbabwe,” “We maintain that the fundamental challenge with the IMF is that it fails to locate the crisis in the deeper structural political issues that are arresting Zimbabwe, particularly the crisis of legitimacy arising out of the coup of November 2017 and the contested election of July 2018. The solutions proposed in Zimbabwe by the IMF in the SMP are economocentrist , the answer to the Zimbabwe crisis does not lie in economics, it lies in the urgent resolution of deep structural political crisis arresting our country” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti pointed out : “Our strong position is that Zimbabwe was not ready for an SMP. The SMP was not supposed to be negotiated and concluded in the first place. Since 2014, Zimbabwe has been unable to meet targets that it set out for itself, these targets include macro-economic aggregates such as GDP growth rate, expenditure, revenue targets and inflation,” “Consistently Zimbabwe has maintained a budget deficit monetised through legal and extra-legal means including issuance of Treasury Bills and running an unlawful overdraft facility with the central bank. The IMF has turned a blind eye to this budget deficit” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Debt Management ) : “Zimbabwe could not be ready for an SMP, its public finance management system is shambolic, and the Ministry of Finance has violated the Constitution, Public Finance Management Act and the Public Debt Management Act,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, January 24, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The finance act was passed by Parliament and it brought into effect all the proposals made in Parliament. There is no excuse for businesses to continue levying the old tax threshold. But the bottom line is it’s a waste of time. It won’t bring relief to consumers. The real issue was supposed to remove the 2% tax and fuel levy,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:23:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Amendment Bill ) : "The just gazetted Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No 2) Bill H B 23 of 2019 seeks to redefine and restore the concept of an imperial President. It does not address any mischief other than that of consolidation of power by the incumbent. All right thinking Zimbos must fight this," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, January 6, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “At the height of the French Revolution, France’s Marie Antoinette, in response to bread protests by citizens retorted ‘let them eat cake’. In Kuwadzana yesterday (Friday), Zimbabwe’s illegitimate leader in response to cries of high cost of meat retorted, ‘let them eat vegetables,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, January 6, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “If we are going to be true to the provisions of Section 305 of the Constitution which says the Minister of Finance must present estimates of revenue and expenditure, it means that the minister must come with two Blue Books, one expressed in US dollars and the other expressed in the local currency because there are two different revenue sheets,” External link

newsday Thursday, December 19, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The whole purpose of law and policy is certainty. It is to mitigate the life of a citizen. If you have a law that applies differently to different people to different classes, it is not a law. A law according to the founders of positivist jurisprudence, people like Jeremy Bentham and Thomas Aquinas, the law is something that is fixed, something that is certain, something that is predictable and applies to everyone,” “The interbank exchange rate is the official exchange rate in Zimbabwe, it is not Fourth Street. The interbank rate is the rate in which an individual like you and me can go and sell our foreign currency at the bank. Now, what this provision seeks to do is to introduce another exchange rate which is in the discretion of the Commissioner-General” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, December 19, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The energy should have been focused on setting conditions to allow for free and fair elections,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It will not take much to turn around Zimbabwe. What is required is a new consensus. The establishment of an ethical State that will place people at the center. One in which power is subordinate and accountable to the command and interest of the people. The country is not a prophesy waiting fulfillment industry, dialogue, trade-offs and sacrifices must be made now," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, December 14, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "It will not take much to turn around Zimbabwe. What is required is a new consensus. The establishment of an ethical State that will place people at the center. One in which power is subordinate and accountable to the command and interest of the people. The country is not a prophesy waiting fulfillment industry, dialogue, trade-offs and sacrifices must be made now," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, December 14, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

zimeye Thursday, December 5, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, December 4, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

newsday Wednesday, December 4, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We briefed them on the Marondera situation. We gave them a chronology of events. We told them there was no meeting, but it was just a tree-planting event,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, December 4, 2019 1:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Mthuli Ncube ) : "Mr Speaker, while the Blue Book has been tabled, it contains figures that are different from the budget statement, which makes the provision of the Appropriation Act important," "I implore you to direct the esteemed Minister of Finance (Ncube) to present as a matter of urgency, and to table as a matter of urgency, the Finance Bill and the Appropriation Bill," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "I think he is actually working on a $68 billion budget and at the same time hoping to cover this up by a supplementary budget. We are in bigger trouble because according to the pre-budget revenue paper, the anticipated revenues were only $25 billion. So, this is a feja feja budget," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "What it means is that he is hiding figures so that people cannot do comparisons and they do not know what is really happening," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti charged : "The other issue is on the domestic debt, where it is listed as $1,3 billion in the Blue Book and yet in the budget, it is tabulated in a graph to confuse people with unclear figures. The whole thing is just a fraud," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : “There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : "There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Two weeks ago, I presented on behalf of the PAC a report on the omissions of the RBZ. We made a recommendation that the footprints of the RBZ were too much in the economy because they are responsible for distribution of foreign currency, export requirements, subsidies and issuance of Treasury Bills, lending and borrowing,” External link

newsday Saturday, November 30, 2019 2:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Commission ) : “There is a problem in that the RBZ issues banking licences and regulates, which is a contradiction. You cannot regulate and be an overseer. In other countries, there is a financial oversight unit. We need to take out the FIU from RBZ and create a big financial oversight unit and combine it with the Securities Commission so that they look at issues of money-laundering,” External link

newsday Saturday, November 30, 2019 2:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The regime has just gazetted SI 249 of 2019 which obliges exporters to pay for electricity in US$. This is further proof that de-dollarisation is not working and will not work,” External link

zimeye Saturday, November 30, 2019 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We can easily do that (solve the legitimacy crisis) through dialogue between Nelson Chamisa and Mr Mnangagwa," "We need to establish a national transition mechanism as a matter of urgency" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need to protect the economy against the excesses and the rock behaviour of the central bank" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Every farmer must have a title deed, the banking sector must mobilise resources to finance agriculture," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We have to invest in our infrastructure and this needs about US$20 billion, but to do this we should first solve the current Zimbabwe debt structure," "We have to negotiate with the World Bank with the international community and this requires a government that is respected by the international community but Zanu is not respected" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 29, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : “We say no to fascism, we say no to madness. SADC must be watching this. Mrs. Tax must be watching, President (South African Cyril) Ramaphosa must be watching this,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 22, 2019 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Cyril Ramaphosa ) : "We say no to fascism, we say no to madness. SADC must be watching this. Mrs. Tax must be watching, President (South African Cyril) Ramaphosa must be watching this," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, November 22, 2019 1:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The omission of Chinese development assistance in the budget is amateurish and reflective of the fact that under Emmerson Mnangagwa, mediocrity is the new normal. The same budget also omits Chinese loans to Zimbabwe and understates figures of external sovereign debt. The regime has been cooking the books," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, November 21, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The omission of Chinese development assistance in the budget is amateurish and reflective of the fact that under Emmerson Mnangagwa, mediocrity is the new normal. The same budget also omits Chinese loans to Zimbabwe and understates figures of external sovereign debt. The regime has been cooking the books," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, November 21, 2019 8:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We don't accept this. We are not a terrorist organization. We are not a facist organization," "Since 2017, we have seen the closure of political space because of [President] Emmerson Mnangagwa. We say no to facism. We say no to madness" External link

irishsun Wednesday, November 20, 2019 9:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We don't accept this. We are not a terrorist organization. We are not a facist organization," "Since 2017, we have seen the closure of political space because of [President] Emmerson Mnangagwa. We say no to facism. We say no to madness" External link

voanews Wednesday, November 20, 2019 8:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The Bill is poorly crafted, a reflection of party State conflation. It has no tables disaggregating the expenditure, a deliberate attempt to hide and deceive. Contrary to the Constitution it doesn’t give a breakdown of what the amounts were used for to justify condonation. The breakdown of the rapid rise extraction and theft under Emmerson is self-evident,” External link

newsday Monday, November 18, 2019 6:17:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

zimeye Sunday, November 17, 2019 7:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "A budget of $63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, November 17, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "A budget of ZWL$63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 16, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A budget of ZWL$63 billion is an illusion and unachievable but also reflects the extent of hyperinflation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 15, 2019 2:51:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Clerk ) : “We informed Sakunda that we wanted to have a dialogue with them today,” “They knew that we had summoned them to this committee this morning. A few minutes ago, we received a letter dated 7th of November, 2019 addressed to Clerk of Parliament Kennedy Chokuda signed by Sakunda’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) Mberikwazvo C. Chitambo advising us that their CEO K.R. Tagwirei was out of the country and asked for a rescheduling of the meeting” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti added : “We do not accept the attitude of Sakunda which we regard as contemptuous and disrespectful of the institution of Parliament,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We have not requested the evidence from an individual, but Sakunda Holdings as an institution and, therefore, we find their excuse for not showing up a flimsy unacceptable excuse,” External link

insiderzim Tuesday, November 12, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The Professor is mad. He needs mental examination. He can't say thanks to austerity he will be paying bonus when civil servants were actually getting bonuses all along," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 3:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no bonus as long as he is paying them in devalued local currency. It's nothing. If you add nothing to nothing, you get nothing. The only way to adequately compensate workers is to pay them in US dollar. You can't pay people inflation," "The salaries of civil servants has been devalued by over 90%, thanks to runaway exchange rate, runaway inflation. The only way is to go back to the multi-currency regime. We need to close the RBZ (Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe) because all they have been doing is printing money, generating money supply without productivity, thereby fuelling inflation" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 3:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Its 65 days of the doctors strike. Most public hospitals are basically shut down with the load shedding borne by nurses and local authority clinics. Ironically the regime fired 85 doctors last week and boasted about it. The situation is terrible and by any definition it is genocide," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, November 4, 2019 1:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They went through the original Zimbabwe Dollar, then they brought, then the bearer cheques which they again bastardised. Then they went through the USD, the bond note and the RTGS$. " External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "They went through the original Zimbabwe Dollar, then they brought, then the bearer cheques which they again bastardised. Then they went through the USD, the bond note and the RTGS$. " External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “He must step down or constitutional process must remove him,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The illegitimate government has gone nuts. How does a government change currency three times in a year? A fresh talk of adopting the Rand. Fact is they can adopt any currency they want but without the right macroeconomic conditions prevailing, it is a total waste of time,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That a country can introduce three currencies in a year is criminal economics. The consequences from a planning, accounting and economic view point are catastrophic,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, November 1, 2019 11:49:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “A projected growth of 4% is just hope and prophesy. But economics is not prophecy. We already know that we are going to have an indifferent rainy season. So there is not going to be any meaningful production in agriculture. We already know the political situation will remain sharp and divided so there is not going to be foreign direct investment (FDI),” External link

zimeye Sunday, October 27, 2019 9:35:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascists are trying to steal this election, but we won’t accept it. We’re going to fight this. We will mobilise more sanctions, Zanu-PF won’t get a penny” External link

herald Friday, October 25, 2019 3:07:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “I rise to give a motion that on Thursday 24 October, 2019, I shall present the second report of the Public Accounts Committee on the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe to Parliament,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can’t last for 6 months,” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December,” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can’t last for 6 months,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The power situation has gone completely out of hand.The so called level two load shedding is an absolute disaster.The little that remained of industry is suffocating. ZANU is the sanction in this country and any other position is diversionary politicking and grandstanding,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 18, 2019 11:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The wheels have literally come off and the fan has hit the roof . There has basically been no power for the last 24 hours in many hoods including Harare s CBD.There has hardly been any drop of fuel in gas stations.Prices are at war in shops.This situation can't last for 6 months," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 18, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "That the price of bread is now $16 a loaf and unavailable when a year ago it was a mere $1 is reflective of total failure . The illegitimate regime is clueless. With fuel and the exchange rate shooting cup every week , Zimstat figures are from Mars . Inflation will hit 1000% in December," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 18, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “This started as a basic enquiry pertaining to the Auditor-General’s reports on the 2017/18 audit statement on Command Agriculture, but we now find that there are other unallocated reserves of US$847 million – and the enquiry is now a full enquiry,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Clerk ) : “If they default we will ask the Clerk of Parliament to issue a warrant of arrest. We want to express our disappointment, indignation and rejection of the conduct of the RBZ because the amounts that were spent outside Parliament approval are very huge and we have a duty to follow up on the money. There were huge amounts of money that were paid to individuals,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “On the same day, we are also going to receive oral evidence from key suppliers of Command Agriculture like FSG, Pedstock Investments and Croco Motors. On a separate day, we are going to summon Sakunda because we need a whole day to quiz them over the Command Agriculture issue,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 15, 2019 9:12:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "We have been here before. In the 80s the regime planted arms of war on #ZAPU properties then used this to destroy ZAPU and hound out its leaders.Emmerson was in charge of these sting operations. Now they are at it again trying to sting the #MDC . Are you not ashamed Emmerson ?," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, October 14, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The churches are putting the cart before the horse,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 8, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti added : "As a result of the defendant breach of warranty as aforesaid plaintiff hereby demands the return of the purchase price in the sum of US$60 000. " External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

zimeye Monday, October 7, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Government and the RBZ cannot be experts in doing lawless things because all these are desperate actions by a desperate, despicable regime. You cannot have a government that generates the suffering of its people on a day to day basis,” “Besides, this issue is unlawful and unconstitutional because a salary is protected by section 71 of the Constitution and no one has a right to appropriate anyone’s salary as this will simply force companies and employees to relocate their accounts offshore to countries like Botswana, Zambia and South Africa” External link

newsday Monday, October 7, 2019 7:09:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Tendai Biti ) : “At the time of the sale and unbeknown to the plaintiff (Biti), the motor vehicle suffered from the following defects; the challenge of overheating with the temperature gauge not reflecting the details and challenges in the gearbox, resulting in the vehicle stalling and not moving,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The defects on the vehicle are of such a nature that the vehicle can no longer be used on a public road. Had plaintiff known of the defects, he would not have purchased the vehicle at all….over the years the vehicle constantly broke down while the plaintiff was driving the same, in faraway places like Murewa, Mutare, Harare central business district, sometimes in the middle of the night, thereby causing plaintiff humiliation, pain, shock and suffering mental and physical abuse and injuria,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Surely, there should be penalties and punishment at individual level. We will recommend to Parliament that you be prosecuted," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 27, 2019 2:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Surely, there should be penalties and punishment at individual level. We will recommend to Parliament that you be prosecuted," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 27, 2019 2:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti argued : “Mahumbwe chaiwo. Zimbabwe has no productivity. 2019 GDP is likely to be around -8 % . There is massive corruption resulting in massive increase in money supply.The current account is in massive deficit .So you have to be mad or drunk , or both to reason like this . Worst gvt in world,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 23, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “It seems the 2 percent is not going anywhere as what has been set aside is the Statutory Instrument 205 of 2018 which introduced the 2 percent tax, but currently the 2 percent tax is based on the Finance Act passed on August 2019, hence ngoma ndiyo, ndiyo,” External link

insiderzim Saturday, September 21, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Friday, September 20, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We are not producing. There is no productivity. There is no confidence in the Zimbabwean dollar. So what is happening is just a vote-of-no-confidence in this currency,” “There is disequilibrium in the economy, there is too much money chasing too few goods — hence high inflation. This is what happens when you increase money supply into the economy. These guys are overspending. They are creating more money supply and the rates shoot up. This is what happens when you demonetise the US dollar, you commodify it” External link

theindependent Friday, September 20, 2019 11:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Whatever they do, it won’t work, there is no confidence in Emmerson Mnangagwa and Mthuli Ncube. Mnangagwa and his government have been a disastrous failure,” External link

theindependent Friday, September 20, 2019 11:54:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti argued : “So, it is only Parliament which makes the laws, so when the Minister of Finance and Economic Development on the 12th October, 2018 made law by repealing section 22 G of the Income Tax Act Chapter 23:06, he breached Section 134 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 19, 2019 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “They were clever because they had also inserted the new tax into the Finance Act a day after our court case, but they did not repeal Statutory Instrument 205 of 2018. What it means is that the tax will remain in place until the Finance Act is repealed, but we have not seen the judgment, so we await the judgment so that we study it and take it from there,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 19, 2019 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Finance Act ) : “They (government) were clever because they had also inserted the new tax into the Finance Act. But they did not repeal Statutory Instrument (SI)205/2018 also known as the Finance (Rate and Incidence of Intermediated Money Transfer Tax) Regulations,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti added ( about Finance Act ) : “The Act will be their defence to say this was included in the Finance Act” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “Today, we must mourn Robert Mugabe and pass condolences to his wife and children, and thank him for leading the battle against colonialism and for the emancipation of Zimbabwe leading to its independence in 1980,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 10, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Today, we must mourn Robert Mugabe and pass condolences to his wife and children, and thank him for leading the battle against colonialism and for the emancipation of Zimbabwe leading to its independence in 1980,” “I was tortured by Robert Mugabe in 2008. Many Zimbabweans were killed during Gukurahundi. But I don’t feel bitterness, I feel indebtedness, I feel gratitude to the work he did in liberating our country” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 10, 2019 11:25:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “I’ve seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe,” External link

thezimbabwemail Sunday, September 8, 2019 9:58:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "I've seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "I've seen Emmerson Mnangagwa issuing a tweet mourning Robert Mugabe," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "He was a victim of the system he created. The revolution ate its own children and he was the first-born child of that revolution," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:45:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “He was a victim of the system he created. The revolution ate its own children and he was the first-born child of that revolution,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, September 7, 2019 9:19:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "They removed the US dollar, why remove it without conditions to bring back your own currency? You do not have foreign currency reserves," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 6, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti told : “They removed the US dollar, why remove it without conditions to bring back your own currency? You do not have foreign currency reserves,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, September 6, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "Zanu-PF must accept the blood of fallen compatriots who have died from xenophobia attacks. For 40 years it has vandalised Zimbabwe, killed and tortured citizens, destroyed livelihoods, stolen everything that could be stolen. And for Emmerson (Mnangagwa) to behave as if nothing has happened is a shame," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority (NTA), we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority (NTA) or we are heading for an Armageddon!" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority, we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, September 4, 2019 8:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "We need a national transitional authority, we need a soft landing for our country, if we do not do that we are heading for an implosion, an Armageddon," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, September 4, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 2, 2019 2:28:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, September 2, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 2, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “On December 27, 2017, just 10 days after removing Robert Mugabe, the Ministry of Finance transferred US$2,7 billion to an unknown person, without any paper trail, while we suffer. In 2018, the Ministry of Finance again transferred US$3,2 billion to an unknown person without any paper trail,” External link

newsday Monday, September 2, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti concluded : “So Cde President, we have a duty to lead,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 2:47:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 2, 2019 1:36:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, September 1, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The can arrest us, torture us , kill us but they will not break us,” External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 1, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti asked : "Where are the vouchers to say Sakunda supplied and you were entitled to pay?" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "Ngorora, how much have you paid Sakunda from 2017 to now? Because you have been (making) payments even in 2019. You paid US$360 million to Sakunda in January 2019, so that is over US$1 billion. I put it to you that you have paid US$1 billion," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “Ours is a people s project, owned by the people,rooted in the people with one undisputed leader @nelsonchamisa .We will not accept any defamatory false attempt to divide our movement.We will focus on our struggle.Not the desperate kicks of a tired,toxic,illegitimate rogue regime,” External link

zimeye Sunday, August 25, 2019 11:30:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The annuitisation phase commenced with a payment of ZW$15,648.04 and the written projection given by defendant (First Mutual) was that upon attaining the retirement age of 60, plaintiff would be paid a capital value of ZW$4,133,593 and an annual pension of ZW$782,066.47 giving a total assured sum of $15 million,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti explained : “Ten years ago, forming a unity government offered a political solution, albeit a temporary one, to the crisis of hyperinflation. A solution to today’s economic crisis must be similarly political. More precisely, it must address the legitimacy deficit of the current administration, which stems from the military coup that brought it to power and the disputed election that kept it there,” External link

zimeye Thursday, August 22, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti observed : “I’m washing in a bucket, my friend, as if it is Southern Rhodesia in 1923,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti insisted ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the coup of November 2017 ... We don’t accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

angop Saturday, August 17, 2019 5:35:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

reuters-en Saturday, August 17, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

expressindia Saturday, August 17, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don’t accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa” External link

zimeye Saturday, August 17, 2019 4:46:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don't accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa" External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, August 17, 2019 2:10:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right” External link

gulf-times Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:23:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

irishsun Saturday, August 17, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration … yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right. We have jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the (anti-Mugabe) coup of November 2017… We don't accept the conduct of this regime, the conduct of Mr Mnangagwa" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 16, 2019 11:50:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate,” External link

citizen Friday, August 16, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : ”There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup,” External link

citizen Friday, August 16, 2019 10:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

trust2 Friday, August 16, 2019 10:41:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The constitution guarantees the right to demonstration ... yet this fascist regime has denied and proscribed this right" External link

gulf-times Friday, August 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

modernghana Friday, August 16, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

nation-ke Friday, August 16, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti afirmou : “A Constituição garante o direito à manifestação. Mas este regime fascista negou e proibiu este direito ao povo do Zimbabwe” External link

portaldeangola Friday, August 16, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

business-standard Friday, August 16, 2019 8:05:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

news-yahoo Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

news-yahoo Friday, August 16, 2019 7:00:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, August 16, 2019 6:48:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 6:37:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The High Court ruled that we should go to the magistrates’ courts in this matter but we believe that we can’t do that at the moment … Even if we had been granted permission, the state has cordoned off Harare … Our headquarters are totally cordoned off too. This is a fascist government that does not have the respect of Zimbabweans,” External link

zimeye Friday, August 16, 2019 6:26:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, August 16, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, August 16, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

iran-daily Friday, August 16, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

iran-daily Friday, August 16, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

theCitizen Friday, August 16, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

theCitizen Friday, August 16, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup" External link

aljazeera-en Friday, August 16, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

RTERadio Friday, August 16, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

RTERadio Friday, August 16, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

digitaljournal Friday, August 16, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between (President Emmerson) Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “We will now proceed with our planned marches in Bulawayo on Monday the 19th, in Masvingo, Gweru and Mutare,” External link

herald Friday, August 16, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

pulse Friday, August 16, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

pulse Friday, August 16, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

business-standard Friday, August 16, 2019 1:54:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 1:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

yahoo-au Friday, August 16, 2019 1:52:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-english Friday, August 16, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti told : "There is no difference between Mnangagwa and Mugabe. We jumped from the frying pan into the fire after the November coup," External link

afp-en Friday, August 16, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The fascist regime has denied the right for Zimbabweans to demonstrate," External link

EastAfrican Friday, August 16, 2019 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tendai Biti said : “The prohibition by the Zimbabwe Republic Police of our #FreeZimbabweMarch is unlawful & unconstitutional. It exposes the true colors of this regime. That this is a fascist authoritarian regime without respect to civil & political rights. A regime without shame” External link

insiderzim Friday, August 16, 2019 11:44:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The abduction and torture last night of activist Mombeyarara and our member Kanotunga is completely unacceptable. This regime is murderous and has been consistent in its attacks on the citizen. The continued assault on human rights must stop" External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti said : "The abduction and torture last night of activist Mombeyarara and our member Kanotunga is completely unacceptable. This regime is murderous and has been consistent in its attacks on the citizen. The continued assault on human rights must stop" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:53:00 AM EAT

Tendai Biti indiqué : "Nous sommes très fiers que le tribunal ait reconnu le pouvoir qui lui incombe selon les termes de la Constitution. Et, plus important encore, que les tribunaux se prononcent sans peur et sans parti pris" External link

afp-fr Wednesday, September 7, 2016 7:58:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
lawyer8.03%EN10/24/201724/10/2017
leader1.15%EN10/13/201713/10/2017
aide1.15%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
close aide1.15%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
finance minister34.29%EN09/06/201706/09/2017
minister1.15%EN09/06/201706/09/2017
president0.57%EN07/10/201710/07/2017
secretary-general19.94%EN05/03/201703/05/2017
former finance minister7.17%EN02/13/201713/02/2017
servant0.14%EN12/25/201625/12/2016
democratic party president0.57%EN11/11/201611/11/2016
expert0.43%EN09/26/201626/09/2016
secretary general14.78%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
general0.72%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
secretary0.43%EN10/24/201324/10/2013
general secretary0.43%EN09/09/201309/09/2013
outgoing finance minister1.87%EN08/30/201330/08/2013
ministre des finances0.43%FR08/05/201305/08/2013
candidate1.29%EN08/04/201304/08/2013
ministro das finanças0.43%PT08/01/201301/08/2013
minister of finance2.01%EN12/31/201231/12/2012
zimbabwean finance minister0.57%EN12/13/201213/12/2012
segretario generale0.72%IT04/06/200806/04/2008
segretario0.14%IT03/31/200831/03/2008
parlamentari0.14%IT03/30/200830/03/2008
spokesperson0.14%EN09/09/200509/09/2005
mp0.14%EN02/12/200512/02/2005
Names Lang Count
Tendai BitiEN55.35%
Tendai BitiFR11.45%
Tendai BitiPT10.84%
Tendai BitiAF10.82%
Tendai BitiEU10.82%
Тендай БитиRU0.29%
Tendai BitEN0.21%
Тендаи БитиRU0.08%
Тендаю БитиRU0.05%
Tandai BitiEN0.05%
Tendai BitiSW0.03%
Tandai BitiNL0.00%
Tenda BitiEN0.00%


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