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November 24, 2017

African leaders were already encouraging Mugabe to step down way before army takeover

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African leaders, embarrassed by Zimbabwean outgoing President Robert Mugabe, were already encouraging him to step down before the army began moves last week to oust him, according to a secret Zimbabwean intelligence cable. The cable, dated October 23, 2017…

November 24, 2017

Mugabe's Finance minister Chombo hospitalised

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BBC reports that Robert Mugabe’s finance minister Ignatius Chombo has been admitted to hospital after beatings he received in military custody. Ignatius Chombo His lawyer Lovemore Madhuku reportedly said that Chombo has injuries to his hands, legs and back…

November 24, 2017

LIVE UPDATES: President Mnangagwa inauguration

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PRESIDENT-designate and Zanu-PF First Secretary Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa will today be sworn-in as the country’s Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces with several Sadc leaders here to witness the occasion. 9:40 – At…

November 24, 2017

G40 key member Chombo now in police custody

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Human Rights Watch Southern Africa director Dewa Mavhinga claimed on Twitter Thursday that the military had handed Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo over to the police. It is believed that Chombo was being held at the King George V1 Barracks (which has since…

November 24, 2017

Madam Stop It: Mugabe's typist who nearly became Zimbabwe president

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On July 25, 2014, two days after her 49th birthday, then First Lady Grace Mugabe was unanimously recommended by the Zanu-PF Women’s League to take up the post of its secretary. Some 3 000 women from the country’s 10 provinces gathered at her children’s home…

November 24, 2017

Dabengwa ready to work in Mnangagwa’s administration

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OPPOSITION Zapu leader Dumiso Dabengwa has expressed willingness to serve under President-designate Emmerson Mnangagwa if the ruling Zapu PF party endorses a call to form an all-inclusive transitional authority. Mnangagwa will be sworn in today as President,…

November 24, 2017

SA's Mantashe expresses concern over Britain's excitement following Mugabe ouster

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African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Gwede Mantashe has expressed concern over Britain's excitement about changes to Zimbabwe's leadership. After Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, reaction poured in from the international community, including…

November 24, 2017

The military should ensure that the rights of criminal suspects are respected, says international human rights group

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Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Zimbabwean authorities to uphold the rights of everyone detained following the military takeover on November 15. In a statement yesterday, the international human rights group said the military should publicly…

November 24, 2017

President Mnangagwa's inauguration programme

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PROPOSED PROGRAMME FOR THE INAUGURATION OF THE PRESIDENT-ELECT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ZIMBABWE CDE EMMERSON DAMBUDZO MNANGAGWA: NATIONAL SPORTS STADIUM: FRIDAY 24 NOVEMBER 2017 0630 hrs Gates open ENTERTAINMENT 0730 hrs Public take seats DIGNITARIES ARRIVE IN THE…

November 24, 2017

Cops in hot soup for sucking young boy's manhood, s0d0mising him for 3 years

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A COP stationed in Hwange has been charged with aggravated indecent assault after he allegedly sucked a teenager’s manhood and s0d0mised him for three years. Nelson Tuta (33) of number A86 in Madumabisa, Hwange, allegedly had anal se x with the teenager (name…

November 24, 2017

SA president Zuma, Zambia's Lungu, Botswana's Khama, Britain’s Africa Minister Stewart to attend Mnangagwa's inauguration

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PRESIDENT-designate and Zanu-PF First Secretary Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa will today be sworn-in as the country’s Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces with several Sadc leaders expected to witness the occasion. The…

November 24, 2017

'Mnangagwa is a man who stands by his principles even in the face of adversity'

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President-designate Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa is a principled, down to earth family man and is committed to the development of the generality of Zimbabweans irrespective of their backgrounds. This was said by family members and relatives of the incoming…

November 24, 2017

G40 cabal corrupt activities exposed

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The bubble finally burst for G40 members who have been on a self-enriching crusade using their political influence. Former ministers – Ignatius Chombo, Saviour Kasukuwere, Professor Jonathan Moyo and Patrick Zhuwao – were on several occasions attacked by…

November 24, 2017

LATEST: Mnangagwa formally tells Mugabe that he is now back in the country

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PRESIDENT-ELECT Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday spoke to outgoing President, Cde Robert Mugabe and assured him and his Family maximum security and welfare as he appraised him of preparations for today’s inauguration.The two leaders, however, agreed that…

November 23, 2017

President Mnangagwa warns against acts revenge and trying to settle personal scores among citizens

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President Designate Emmerson Mnangagwa has released a statement aimed to reassure the people following the anxiety of the past few days which saw Mugabe being toppled from power. In his signed letter Mnangagwa warned against acts revenge and trying to settle…



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