Alliance For The People's Agenda

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Alliance for People's Agenda
LeaderNkosana Moyo
PresidentNkosana Moyo
FounderNkosana Moyo

The Alliance for the Peoples Agenda (APA) is a political party in Zimbabwe. It's stated aim is to "form the new government of Zimbabwe 2018, to restore Zimbabwe to a place of honour among the nations." The founder, Nkosana Moyo, defines it as a movement.

APA Pillars[edit]

  • National cohesion (unity): building a nation where every citizen feels that they belong
  • National institutions (freedom): reforming institutions so that they serve the nation not political parties
  • Service delivery (work): insisting on a civil service with a best in class performance culture
  • Meritocracy: giving responsibility to those who possess the requisite skills to deliver on responsibilities. We will have zero tolerance for *cronyism, patronage and nepotism
  • Sound economic management: build a modern and prosperous society through job and wealth creation, research and development for global competitiveness

Foreign Policy[edit]

APA’s foreign policy will be based on five basic principles: –

  • Zimbabwe’s interests topmost
  • African solidarity and economic integration
  • Respect for the sovereignty of other countries
  • Resolution of disputes through respectful engagement
  • Responsible global citizenship

Campaign Strategy[edit]

APA relied on various unique tactics in the 2018 general elections campaign.The tactics ranged from not wearing branded t-shirts, door to door campaigns, interface public rallies and one on one engagements with the electorate.

Not wearing branded t-shirts[edit]

Alliance for People's agenda's leader Nkosana Moyo said that his party was not going to hold rallies and barred its supporters from wearing branded party regalia a move which was meant to protect its supporters. Nkosana Moyo said

T-shirts are like uniforms and with uniforms, you are saying you belong to a certain group.We want to build a united Zimbabwe.If I say I want to give you T-shirts, I don't have the money so I will end up seeking donations and to me, that's not good

Door to door campaigns[edit]

APA relied on door to door campaigns and targeted sporting events, funerals, and public gatherings.

Interface Public Rallies[edit]

APA relied on Public interface rallies which convened under the banner 'Crafting a youth agenda.

Alliance for People's Agenda interface rally poster Bulawayo in 2017

One on one engagements[edit]

Alliance for People's Agenda relied on one on one engagements with the electorate as its leader Nkosana Moyo was seen engaging people in various public places in Zimbabwe.