|The ZIMBABWE Situation||Our
thoughts and prayers are with Zimbabwe |
- may peace, truth and justice prevail.
CALLING ALL ZIMBABWEANS
The Zimbabwean Parliamentary Elections are in less than a week. Come and join the Zimbabwe Vigil’s events to help maximise awareness that:
Come and symbolically cast your vote at
our mock polling station with mock transparent ballot boxes, mock ballot papers
and mock polling officers. Zimbabwean
2. All night Vigil in support of COSATU
Time till polling opens at
Venue: As above
Come and show symbolic support for COSATU
in their march, mass protest and night vigil at the Beitbridge border post in
3. Pre-election awareness rally organised by the MDC leadership in the UK
Venue: As above
Come and help send a message to Mugabe and his regime
that enough is enough and that the SADC electoral protocols must be
respected. Make your voice heard. Invited speakers include MP, Tom Brake,
Liberal Democrat Shadow Secretary of State for International Development and
Charles Nhova, Chairman of Partners for
4. Delivery of the results of the Mock Ballot
Time To be advised
Help us try to give in the results of the Mock Ballot to the Zimbabwe Embassy. An earlier attempt by supporters of the Vigil to view the Voters’ roll at the Embassy was not successful but did result in the Embassy closing down for the afternoon. The group were told to go home to vote.
HOW YOU CAN HELP
· Join the rota to keep the polling station manned on election day, 31st March. This is our most urgent need.
email as widely as possible and encourage all Zimbabweans in the
· If you have any skills to offer that will make our efforts more successful, please let us know.
· JUST COME AND BE WITH US
To offer help, contact: Wiz Bishop – 07963 521 160
Rose Benton – 07970 996 003
Nearest tube and rail station: