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AU, China happy over Mugabe’s resignation; Mnangagwa to be sworn in as president on...

The African Union (AU), on Wednesday, welcomed the resignation of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Moussa Mahamat, Chairperson of the AU Commission, in a statement said...

Why I resigned, by Mugabe

Text of Robert Mugabe's resignation letter as read by Zimbabwean parliament speaker, Jacob Mudenda. NOTICE OF RESIGNATION AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ZIMBABWE. In...
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Mugabe…The End

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s President on Tuesday, a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending his 37...
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Mugabe defies demands to quit as Zimbabwe’s leader after party fires him

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Sunday defied his own ZANU-PF party and hundreds of thousands of protesters demanding his resignation by pledging in a...
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Mugabe fired as ruling party leader

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe was fired as leader of the ruling ZANU-PF party on Sunday and replaced by Emmerson Mnangagwa, the deputy he...
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Botswana President to Mugabe: Go

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe should end his attempts to remain in office after the military seized power, as he has no regional diplomatic support...
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U.S. wants ‘new era’ in Zimbabwe as Mugabe’s fate hangs in the balance

The United States (U.S.) is seeking 'a new era' for Zimbabwe, the State Department’s top official for Africa said, implicitly calling on long-time President...
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Zimbabwe: Oxfam prays for democracy after military takeover as priest mediates Mugabe’s exit

International charity, Oxfam, has expressed hope that democracy in Zimbabwe would hold after the country’s military took over. Stewart Muchapera, Oxfam’s media and communications...
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Four arrested for booing Grace Mugabe

Four people were arrested on Friday for booing Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe while she was addressing a political rally. “I can confirm the arrest...
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Harare International Airport renamed after Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s Harare International Airport would on Thursday change its name to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport in honour of the country’s long-serving leader. Workmen were...