Tsitsi Dangarembga endorses Nelson Chamisa

Novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga has endorsed MDC A leader Nelson Chamisa ahead of the 2023 presidential elections.

Writing on twitter, Tsitsi said Chamisa’s message on the new year 2022 shows he is driven by a vision.

I have not been excited by a politician’s public message in years. I found this message from
@nelsonchamisa kind, visionary, brilliant and energising.”

Chamisa said 2022 is a year of CITIZEN Action and COMMUNITY leadership for Change.

“Each citizen a volunteer for Change. All hands on deck! Be active.Register to vote.Defend the victory.May God Bless You &Our great Nation this 2022 & beyond.”

The novelist added that, “yes, we can all be agents of change for the better. #RegisterToVoteZW”

Dangarembga is one of the most important filmmakers in Zimbabwe. In her films, she has dealt with socially relevant topics such as AIDS and violence against women.

She actively campaigns against corruption and was briefly arrested in July 2020 for protesting against the Zimbabwean government. Proceedings are currently still pending against her.