Analysis – By Fredson Guilengue, 12 February 2014
A third force has emerged in Mozambican politics, the MDM party that is causing powerful ripples, especially in urban areas and the regions until now marginalised by the ruling FRELIMO party.
RENAMO, the main opposition party, is dying. MDM is likely to put a strong showing in October’s presidential election because of growing disaffection for the ruling party. But MDM is unlikely to trounce the still well-entrenched FRELIMO.