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Mugabe flies to Singapore for annual holidays first trip since ouster

12 Dec 2017, 22:00 Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has left the country to Singapore. Reports indicate that the 93-year-old is taking his annual holidays. A section of the media also reports that he will have a routine medical checkup whiles away. It is the first time he has left ...

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Why Ethiopians are nostalgic for a murderous Marxist regime

07 Dec 2017 22:00 Violent and incompetent, the Derg is nevertheless remembered fondly by some. IN AMBO, a town in central Ethiopia, a teenage boy pulls a tatty photo from his wallet. “I love him,” he says of the soldier glaring menacingly at the camera. “And I love socialism,” he ...

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Mugabe rejected Zambia asylum proposal during impasse

November 23/11/2017,10:00 Former president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, rejected an asylum proposal from neighbouring Zambia in the heat of the political crisis that led to his resignation on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Zambian leader Edgar Lungu is quoted by local media portal Zambia reports, as saying he had personally offered ...

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ZANU-PF issues ultimatum to Mugabe to resign by noon Monday or face impeachment

November 19, 2017, 16:00 Zimbabwe’s ruling party ZANU-PF says president Robert Mugabe must resign as president by noon Monday or impeachment proceedings will start when parliament resumes on Tuesday. The party fired Mugabe as its chief, expelled his wife as leader of the party’s women’s league and other top officials loyal ...

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Zimbabwe army warns Mugabe against party purge or they will step in

November 14, 2017, 21:50 Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe who is also the leader of the ruling Zanu PF party has been warned by the Zimbabwean army to end the purging of liberation fighters in the party or they will step in. The threat was issued in a press conference on ...

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