Lydia Tsvangirai is the mother of the late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

Lydia Tsvangirai
Lydia Tsvangirai
Born Lydia Tsvangirai
Nationality Zimbabwe
Known for Mother of Morgan Tsvangirai
Children Morgan Tsvangirai

She made the news in February 2018 after the death of Tsvangirai when she declared in that she didn't want to MDC-T official, Nelson Chamisa and Tsvangirai's wife Elizabeth Macheka at the funeral. She threatened that she'd commit suicide if the two came to the funeral:

“…udza vana sekuru vako, Eliza handidi kumuona pano…face yaChamisa handidi kuiona. Hezvino ndiripano ndingazvisungirira” (Tell your uncles, I don’t want to see Elizabeth and Chamisa here, or else I will kill myself)[1]

Lydia Tsvangirai Funeral Video

Tsvangirai's Mother: I don't want to see Nelson Chamisa, Elizabeth Macheka



Some Articles About Lydia Tsvangirai

Tsvangirai’s Uncle Assaults Student For Photographing Gogo Tsvangirai Wed Feb 21 2018

Gogo Tsvangirai Refused To Join Family Members At High Table, Preferred To Stay With Tsvangirai’s Body In Hearse Tue Feb 20 2018

Morgan Tsvangirai’s Mother Boycotts Memorial Service Mon Feb 19 2018

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References

  1. Video: Tsvangirai’s Mother Says She Does Not Want To See Elizabeth, Chamisa, Threatens Suicide, Pindula News, Published: 17 Feb 2018, Retrieved: 20 February 2018