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Mugabe congratulates Mnangagwa on his inauguration

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Sunday congratulated President Emmerson Mnangagwa on his inauguration as the President of Zimbabwe for the next five years. Mnangagwa succeeded Mugabe after he resigned in November last year following a military intervention which ended his 37 years in...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:57am

Voting ends peacefully in Zimbabwe

Polling closed Monday night in Zimbabwe with election authorities reporting high voter turnout throughout the country. Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) commissioner Qubani Moyo said voting went on smoothly and peacefully around the country, with vote counting expected to start soon after...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:21am

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa, main rival sign up for first post-Mugabe election

HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa registered on Thursday for Zimbabwe’s first national elections of the post-Mugabe era, with his main rival Nelson Chamisa hoping to rally younger voters against the generation that won independence. Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa, main rival sign up for...

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 1:42am

Zimbabwe's parliament drops Mugabe's diamond probe

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will not appear before a Mines and Energy Parliamentary Committee investigating the looting and loss of diamond revenue amounting to $15 billion, the head of the committee, Temba Mliswa disclosed. Mugabe had been expected to appear before the committee...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 8:49am

Former Zimbabwean president Mugabe snubs parliament again

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe failed to appear before parliament for the second time on Monday to clarify a statement he made in 2016 that Zimbabwe could have been prejudiced of 15 billion U.S. dollars through diamond revenue leakages. The parliamentary portfolio committee on mines and...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 7:52am