MDC-Alliance MP in court for beating up woman
THE Member of Parliament for Mpopoma-Pelandaba, Charles Moyo (MDC Alliance), has appeared in court for allegedly assaulting a female party member during ward elections held at the party’s provincial offices in Bulawayo.
The MP allegedly pushed and slapped the party’s provincial deputy chairperson on Gender Representation, Ms Tsitsi Mutekeri, for attempting to leave the voting venue after complaining that the election process was in violation of the party’s constitution.
Moyo pleaded not guilty to an assault charge when he appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Mr Jeconiah Ncube.
He was remanded out of custody to April 15 on $100 bail.