Zimbabwe opposition party demonstration draws thousands

Thousands of anti-government demonstrators march through Harare in the first rally since a deadly crackdown on an election protest in August. Many protestor showed their support for the MDC (Movement for Democratic Change) party leader Nelson Chamisa, who claims he is the rightful winner of the election.

Outside Zimbabwe top court as election appeal begins

Journalists and opposition gather outside Zimbabwe’s top court as an appeal seeking to overturn the presidential election result begins. The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has accused the ruling ZANU-PF party and the election commission of rigging the July 30 vote, Zimbabwe’s first poll since the ousting of Robert Mugabe last year. IMAGES

Zimbabwe awaits vote results after opposition vote protests

Zimbabwe is on edge awaiting the results of its historic presidential election after troops opened fire on protests against alleged electoral fraud, denting hopes of a new era for the country following the ousting of Robert Mugabe. IMAGES outside of Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition office

Zimbabwean opposition supporters celebrate as MDC claim victory

Zimbabwean opposition party supporters celebrate outside the Movement for Democratic Change party headquarters in Harare. The MDC are claiming victory in the country’s historic elections, setting the scene for a showdown with the ruling ZANU-PF that has held power since independence in 1980. IMAGES