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Mugabe Says Never Thought Mnangagwa Would Turn Against Him

Mugabe Says Never Thought Mnangagwa Would Turn Against Him

Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert Mugabe said he never thought new President Emmerson Mnangagwa would turn against him and denounced Mnangagwa’s move to oust him last year as a coup, in an interview broadcast on Thursday. Mugabe, 94, ruled Zimbabwe from independence in 1980 until he stepped down under pressure from Mnangagwa’s allies in the army […]

Zimbabwe Loses US$5 Billion Through Externalization

Zimbabwe Loses US$5 Billion Through Externalization

AN advisor to government on the Ease of Doing Business, Ashok Chakravarti, has called for an investigation into the externalisation of funds, as it has emerged that US$5 billion could have been siphoned out of the country since dollarisation in 2009. Speaking at the Special Policy Dialogue Forum on the quest for political and economic […]

Mugabe Gets Wheelchair

Mugabe Gets Wheelchair

Zimbabwean opposition politicians have reportedly said that a wheel chair that was given as a gift by Cabinet minister to President Robert Mugabe was proof that the nonagenarian was “too old and unfit” to rule. Cabinet ministers on Monday presented a mobile chair to Mugabe to “enable him navigate his way around his office as […]

Zimbabweans Show Support For Robert Mugabe In ‘Million Man March’

Zimbabweans Show Support For Robert Mugabe In ‘Million Man March’

Several thousand Zimbabweans joined a march through Harare in support of President Robert Mugabe on Wednesday after the main opposition party staged its own rally last month. The marchers, many of whom were transported to the capital by bus, sang songs praising Mugabe and wore T-shirts displaying his image as they gathered at a central […]