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Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's longtime strong man, died at the age of 95

Rumors about the state of health of the ex-president who spent months in a hospital in Singapore earlier this year had spread. Details of what plagued him were a closely guarded secret. Mugabe – notoriously claiming that "only God" could ever remove him from office – was deposed in a coup d'état in 2017 when members of his own party …

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Grace Mugabe faces South Africa arrest warrant

Image copyright Getty Images Caption Robert Mugabe has been released after he was accused of wanting to hand over power to his wife Grace The South African Procuratorate issued a warrant for Zimbabwe's ex-first-lady, Grace Mugabe, for allegedly attacking a model in 2017, police said. The decision came after a court reversed its diplomatic immunity in July. South Africa's government …

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Elections in Zimbabwe: Mugabe turns on Mnangagwa in a surprise pre-poll speech

Media playback is not supported on your device Media Caption Robert Mugabe refuses to support Emmerson Mnangagwa Zimbabwe's ex-president Robert Mugabe held a surprise press conference on the eve of the election. [19659004] Mr. Mugabe said he would not support his successor in the Zanu-PF Party, Emmerson Mnangagwa, after being ousted by the "party I founded". "I can not vote …

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On the eve of the vote in Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe says he will not support his old party: NPR

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe holds a press conference at his residence on Sunday, July 29, 2018, on the eve of the country's most important election. Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi / AP hide caption toggle caption Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi / AP Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe holds a press conference at his residence on Sunday, July 29, 2018, on the eve of the …

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe supports the opposition on the eve of the elections

HARARE (Reuters) – Former President Robert Mugabe said he would vote for Zimbabwe's opposition in Monday's election and turn on former allies in the government before the first election, which had disempowered him in a de facto coup d'état. Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe meets at a private meeting in his private residence nicknamed "Blue Roof" in Harare, Zimbabwe, on …

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From Mugabe to Xi, Trump joins the leaders Queen has met in protests

LONDON (Reuters) – Demonstrators plan demonstrations as US President Donald Trump arrives in the UK next week for talks with Prime Minister Theresa May and a meeting with Queen Elizabeth. Chinese President Xi Jinping will deliver his opening address to the Global Chief Executive Committee members at the round table summit at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China on June …

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Mnangagwa suspects Grace Mugabe faction behind the explosion: BBC

Harare (AFP) – Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa suspects that "aggrieved" supporters of Grace Mugabe were killed last weekend in an attack on two people, a BBC interview on Wednesday said. Mnangagwa narrowly escaped the explosion This happened when he left the podium after addressing a crowd in Bulawayo, the country's second largest city. The explosion killed two people and injured …

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Zimbabwe's leader suspects Grace Mugabe supporters in blast

by Associate Press June 27 at 6:28 AM HARARE, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe's president Grace Mugabe of the deadly assault on his rally on Saturday. President Emmerson Mnangagwa spoke to the BBC as he prepares to hold his first rally on Wednesday at the Bulawayo explosion. Mnangagwa did not say the former first lady was involved in what state media called …

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Zimbabwe elects Mugabe president on July 30th

Harare (AFP) – Zimbabwe announced Wednesday it will elect a new president and a new parliament on July 30, after former autocratic leader Robert Mugabe was deposed His successor, President Emmerson Mnangagwa, reveals the date in the official Zimbabwe Government Gazette. "Monday, July 30, 2018 (is) the day of election in the office of President, the election of members of …

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