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How the West Appreciated Robert Mugabe

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Until relations went completely sour in the last decades of the 20th century, Mugabe was inundated with honorary degrees and awards from western universities and other outstanding institutions. In addition to his personal academic accomplishments, the Zimbabwean leader holds honorary doctorate degrees from reputable institutions from the U.S through Britain to Russia. These include the University of Edinburgh, the University ...

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China Alleged Had Influenced Coup In Zimbabwe


In recent years Zimbabwe’s relation with China had seen a slight downfall and now under the watch of new President Emmerson Mnangagwa the bilateral ties could strengthen. The recent coup action in the country to force former President Rober Mugabe to step down is alleged to have been influenced by China concerned over its investments. However, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ...

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Coup Actions Were Lawful: Zimbabwe High Court


The recent coup was legal in Zimbabwe that took over the affairs of government and arrested former President Robert Mugabe along with several others who worked with him and were criminals, said High Court on Friday. About more than a week ago the Zimbabwean army placed Mugabe under house arrest in capital city Harare saying the criminals around him are ...

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Bloodless Coup In Zimbabwe Hailed


The bloodless coup in Zimbabwe is now being hailed and one similar statement has come from the National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga, who said the overthrowing of President Robert Mugabe has been peaceful and a prosperous future has been promised. In a press statement Raila also urged the countrymen to pursue path to a credible election. He added that ...

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Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Finally Resigns

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe

With the resignation of President Robert Mugabe the Zimbabweans are calling it an end era after 37 years and the near-ruined economy of the country may improve. Mugabe’s resignation came as a letter that was read out in parliament by the speaker. It was shocking as he had resisted pressure to do so until now. He once had even said ...

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ZANU-PF, Mugabe’s Own Party, Calls Him Step Down


Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s own ruling ZANU-PF party too is urging him to step down and a rally has been planned for Saturday in the capital city Harare. Zimbabwe achieved freedom from the British rule in 1980 and since then Mugabe has been at the country’s helm. Currently he is facing the starkest challenge following house arrest along with his ...

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US Monitoring Zimbabwe’s Political Crisis Closely

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BREAKING: Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, his wife Grace Mugabe under house arrest by military. The U.S. State Department said Wednesday they are monitoring the political crisis situation of Zimbabwe closely following the house arrest of President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace Mugabe by the army. The department added White House is not taking the sides in the internal matters ...

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