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AllAfrica.com
SADC - Reverse Downward Slide On Rightsexcessive use of force to evict people for development and agriculture projects
SADC - Reverse Downward Slide On Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 41 minutes ago
excessive use of force to evict people for development and agriculture projects. In Zimbabwe, the government of President Robert Mugabe has disregarded the rights provisions in the country's new constitution, neither enacting laws to put the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mind the Logs in Your Eyes First, SirsZimbabweans protest against President Robert Mugabe. Statements by the US and
Mind the Logs in Your Eyes First, Sirs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 41 minutes ago
Zimbabweans protest against President Robert Mugabe. Statements by the US and Canadian embassies to Zimbabwe on recent violent demonstrations by the opposition betray clear hostility towards the Government of Zimbabwe, and a sinister partiality for,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hosts Farewell Ceremony for China-Bound StudentsHarare — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday held a farewell ceremony
Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hosts Farewell Ceremony for China-Bound Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Harare — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday held a farewell ceremony for 50 students who are going to undertake undergraduate studies at a Chinese university. Studying under the auspices of the Presidential Scholarship Program whose patron... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists Caught in Crosshairs Amid Protests and Unrest in Zimbabweseize smartphones, laptops and other gadgets to prevent people from communicati
Journalists Caught in Crosshairs Amid Protests and Unrest in Zimbabwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
seize smartphones, laptops and other gadgets to prevent people from communicating via social media. Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe warned protesters on August 26 there would be no "Arab Spring" to topple his government, Reuters reported.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Australia Challenges Mugabe to Stop Harassing ProtestersTHE Australian embassy in Harare has challenged President Robert Mugabe to ensu
Australia Challenges Mugabe to Stop Harassing Protesters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
THE Australian embassy in Harare has challenged President Robert Mugabe to ensure law enforcement agencies respect the country's Constitution which guarantees freedom of expression. The embassy said the Canberra government was worried about the use... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mugabe panics; wants state of emergencymembers of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving ban
Mugabe panics; wants state of emergency
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 hours ago
members of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving banners criticising the 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe outside the courts. “More shocking is that heavily armed police officers have also blocked people from... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt not suppressing ZIPRA record: Minin 1980, the two forces’ war-time rivalry spilled into the post-independence er
Govt not suppressing ZIPRA record: Min
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 hours ago
in 1980, the two forces’ war-time rivalry spilled into the post-independence era where founding Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe and Nkomo’s relations remained bitter. Because of the rivalry, it is said, Mugabe has ensured the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zim rights lawyers have their hands fullwho have now joined the People First Party, formed by Joice Mujuru, former nati
Zim rights lawyers have their hands full
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
who have now joined the People First Party, formed by Joice Mujuru, former national vice-president, sacked by President Robert Mugabe nearly two years ago. Both she and MDC president Morgan Tsvangirai abandoned the demonstration after teargas... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
We’re not terrorists, rages MDC-T partythe years that has been the victim of relentless and sustained State-sponsored
We’re not terrorists, rages MDC-T party
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 hours ago
the years that has been the victim of relentless and sustained State-sponsored violence, thuggery and banditry.” President Robert Mugabe last week warned his rival about recent protests in the country, and declared that there would be no “Arab... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zim charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bailholds a placard during a march for free basic education on August 17, 2016, in
Zim charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bail
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 hours ago
holds a placard during a march for free basic education on August 17, 2016, in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Picture: AFP Zimbabwe,Robert Mugabe,Zimbabwe government,Zimbabwe Economy,Zimbabwes police,Zimbabwean court,Zimbabwe rights lawyer HARARE –... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Demos: In Zimbabwe, spring is in the airthat afternoon’s ‘mega demonstration’ had settled – after the fires were put ou
Demos: In Zimbabwe, spring is in the air
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 hours ago
that afternoon’s ‘mega demonstration’ had settled – after the fires were put out, and the injured admitted to hospital – Robert Mugabe was in defiant mood. Speaking of the growing opposition to his regime, the Zimbabwean president said: “They are... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe wound up for week of turmoilstreets of the capital. Opposition parties warned yesterday that expressions o
Zimbabwe wound up for week of turmoil
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 hours ago
streets of the capital. Opposition parties warned yesterday that expressions of anger at the failing regime of President Robert Mugabe would not dissipate and activists would not be cowed by police brutality. Last week's violence saw residents... Read more
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Reuters
Zimbabwe charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bailand members of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving
Zimbabwe charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bail
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
and members of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving banners criticizing 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe, who is facing rising public anger at the dire state of the economy, in particular shortages of cash and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Amid tension Mugabe off to SwazilandPRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, fresh from Kenya where he was attending a Japanese con
Amid tension Mugabe off to Swaziland
New Zimbabwe / Posted 21 hours ago
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, fresh from Kenya where he was attending a Japanese conference on African development, Monday flew out to Swaziland for the 36th Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit. Themed: “Resource Mobilisation for Investment in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bailand members of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving
Zimbabwe charges 68 with violence after protests, activist denied bail
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
and members of the public from getting in. Police arrested three people waving banners criticising 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe, who is facing rising public anger at the dire state of the economy, in particular shortages of cash and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Poverty, hardships driving Zim protestsAfrican country since June indicate that Zimbabweans are no longer afraid of th
Poverty, hardships driving Zim protests
New Zimbabwe / Posted 22 hours ago
African country since June indicate that Zimbabweans are no longer afraid of the repressive government of President Robert Mugabe and are refusing to be silenced. The "outburst of public anger" has come about as a response to various... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
ZimPF: parties coalition is a people's ideaenter into a coalition with other opposition political parties with a view to m
ZimPF: parties coalition is a people's idea
New Zimbabwe / Posted 22 hours ago
enter into a coalition with other opposition political parties with a view to mounting a formidable challenge to President Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF come 2018 elections. Mujuru recently joined a coalition of opposition parties (18) trading... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jah Prayzah Album Stirs Hornet's NestMdhara Vachauya was dedication to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa who is said
Jah Prayzah Album Stirs Hornet's Nest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Mdhara Vachauya was dedication to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa who is said to be angling to take over from President Robert Mugabe. The irony is that on the lyrics that say... Dai wambotarisa nguva nekuti zvimwe pamwe mhepo ichauya, asi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PF Keen On Declaring a State of Emergency in Zim, MDC ClaimsZimbabwean opposition parties have reportedly expressed concern that President
PF Keen On Declaring a State of Emergency in Zim, MDC Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Zimbabwean opposition parties have reportedly expressed concern that President Robert Mugabe could soon declare state of emergency in a bid to stop increasing violent protests. According to News Day, Mugabe's spokesperson, who is thought to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Riot Police Fed On Drugs?tear smoke. This is what sparked the eventual riots as angry people retaliated
Is Riot Police Fed On Drugs?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
tear smoke. This is what sparked the eventual riots as angry people retaliated this unprovoked police brutality. President Robert Mugabe flew out of the country to go to attend some meeting in Kenya that same Friday while Harare was on fire. He... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MDC denies terrorism allegationsthe claims are patently untrue. He says in a statement that the opposition par
MDC denies terrorism allegations
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 hours ago
the claims are patently untrue. He says in a statement that the opposition party has no intention of violently overthrowing President Robert Mugabe. Instead, Gutu has accused the Zanu-PF government of going rogue by teargassing peaceful protest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Leaders Attend Ticad Conferenceto welcome the thousands of delegates and heads of state, such as AU chair and
African Leaders Attend Ticad Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to welcome the thousands of delegates and heads of state, such as AU chair and the incumbent president of Chad Idriss Deby, Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and others who are in the city for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Bemoans Trade Isolationismof African enterprise and our people's aspirations to prosper," Kenyatta told f
Kenyatta Bemoans Trade Isolationism
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of African enterprise and our people's aspirations to prosper," Kenyatta told fellow African leaders that included Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Paul Kagame of Rwanda. President Hage Geingob delegated the Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 27 August 2016by Zimbabwe's ousted deputy president Joice Mujuru has launched a book to be us
African Press Review 27 August 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
by Zimbabwe's ousted deputy president Joice Mujuru has launched a book to be used in its campaign to unseat President Robert Mugabe in the 2018 elections. The National Grievances is authored by prominent Zimbabwe People First party member and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 26 August 2016marched through the streets of the capital denouncing the police for beating up
African Press Review 26 August 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
marched through the streets of the capital denouncing the police for beating up protesters and called on President Robert Mugabe to step down, accusing him of running a dictatorship. The rally came two days before a planned march by all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Whither Zimbabwe's Judiciary?a surprise to bystanders. The decision was more baffling, especially given tha
Whither Zimbabwe's Judiciary?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
a surprise to bystanders. The decision was more baffling, especially given that the demonstration was set to commence from Robert Mugabe Square, a stone's throw away from the Harare Agricultural Show. Dear reader, the two seemingly unrelated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plenty of Lessons to Learn As Curtain Falls on Ticadwho is tasked with rebuilding the Central Africa Republic following years of vi
Plenty of Lessons to Learn As Curtain Falls on Ticad
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
who is tasked with rebuilding the Central Africa Republic following years of violence. Yet, there was also Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, a man who has hang onto power into his ripe old age despite public protests; and Obiang Nguema Mbasogo whose... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe is wound up for turmoilstreets of the capital. Opposition parties warned yesterday that expressions o
Zimbabwe is wound up for turmoil
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
streets of the capital. Opposition parties warned yesterday that expressions of anger at the failing regime of President Robert Mugabe would not dissipate and activists would not be cowed by police brutality. Last week's violence saw residents... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Tomana woes mount with 2011 graft dossierbrazen acts of impropriety by the once-untouchable chief prosecutor. Tomana wa
Tomana woes mount with 2011 graft dossier
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
brazen acts of impropriety by the once-untouchable chief prosecutor. Tomana was last month suspended by President Robert Mugabe for allegedly defying court orders and criminal abuse of office. The allegations followed his decision to... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Hre war: Sierra Leone VP rushed from hotelwhich is located close to Freedom Square where opposition supporters tried to g
Hre war: Sierra Leone VP rushed from hotel
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
which is located close to Freedom Square where opposition supporters tried to gather for a “mega demo” against President Robert Mugabe’s government. The unrest saw police officers firing tear gas using water cannons on anti-government supporters... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Soldiers, police to join anti-Mugabe demos?forces amid reports that some unpaid rank and file members have joined mass pro
Soldiers, police to join anti-Mugabe demos?
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
forces amid reports that some unpaid rank and file members have joined mass protests demanding the resignation of President Robert Mugabe and his administration. The defence force leaders are credited with keeping Mugabe in power since independence... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Stop police violence, Australia to MugabeTHE Australian embassy in Harare has challenged President Robert Mugabe to ensu
Stop police violence, Australia to Mugabe
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
THE Australian embassy in Harare has challenged President Robert Mugabe to ensure law enforcement agencies respect the country’s Constitution which guarantees freedom of expression. The embassy said the Canberra government was worried about the use... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Sun Also Rises: And the Darkest Hour is just before the Dawnmust be about. But first, a major step must be to cut the public sector payroll
The Sun Also Rises: And the Darkest Hour is just before the Dawn
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
must be about. But first, a major step must be to cut the public sector payroll. If we don’t we will be Zimbabwe – where Robert Mugabe has stayed in power for 36 years by protecting public sector salaries at the expense of the economy. In 2016... Read more
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Daily Maverick
In Zimbabwe, spring is in the airis an Afro-optimist, and can’t wait to witness and chronicle the continent’s sw
In Zimbabwe, spring is in the air
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
is an Afro-optimist, and can’t wait to witness and chronicle the continent’s swift development over the next few decades. Robert Mugabe is the ultimate dictator, a role model for others who long to hold tight to power. But even he has never before... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Between the Lines: China to Mugabe – Submit or Collapse!down by Western governments. UCT Professor Mills Soko told CTV’s BETWEEN THE LI
Between the Lines: China to Mugabe – Submit or Collapse!
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
down by Western governments. UCT Professor Mills Soko told CTV’s BETWEEN THE LINES with JOHN MATISONN that China is refusing to bail out President Robert Mugabe until his succession is clarified. Get overnight news and latest Daily Maverick arti... Read more
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iol.co.za
We’ve captured Robert Mugabethem back, sending the jittery officers scampering for cover. The victory pose
We’ve captured Robert Mugabe
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
them back, sending the jittery officers scampering for cover. The victory pose was an iconic moment, sealing President Robert Mugabe's worst humiliation since losing an election to the opposition in 2008. The protesters were overjoyed with... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Harare violence: ZRP says 67 arrestedHARARE: Police say they arrested 67 people following a violent protest that roc
Harare violence: ZRP says 67 arrested
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
HARARE: Police say they arrested 67 people following a violent protest that rocked Harare as President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring type of revolution. Police spokesman Paul Nyathi on Saturday said they had recovered some property... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mdhara Vachauya stirs hornet’s nestMdhara Vachauya was dedication to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa who is said
Mdhara Vachauya stirs hornet’s nest
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Mdhara Vachauya was dedication to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa who is said to be angling to take over from President Robert Mugabe. The irony is that on the lyrics that say… Dai wambotarisa nguva nekuti zvimwe pamwe mhepo ichauya, asi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dodgy Companies Get Money-Spinning DealsIntratrek and JOL the more costly Munyati (US$113 million) project; The projec
Dodgy Companies Get Money-Spinning Deals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Intratrek and JOL the more costly Munyati (US$113 million) project; The project was officially commissioned by President Robert Mugabe in September 2014. It was initially pegged at US$355 million, but shot up to US$533 million. The cost... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Should Consult Stakeholders On Way Forwardpolitical parties under the National Electoral Reform Agenda banner will stage
Govt Should Consult Stakeholders On Way Forward
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
political parties under the National Electoral Reform Agenda banner will stage a mass protest to pressure President Robert Mugabe to implement electoral reforms. This comes as demonstrations which have become the order of the day in Zimbabwe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party in Desperate Bid to Rewrite HistoryNone other than war rookie Robert Mugabe benefited from Joice Mujuru, the train
Ruling Party in Desperate Bid to Rewrite History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
None other than war rookie Robert Mugabe benefited from Joice Mujuru, the trained cadre at Zhunda Camp. She will remain an inspiration in her own right well beyond those who glory in that which is accidentally bestowed by marriage... Read more
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Boston Herald
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protestHARARE, Zimbabwe — President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring type o
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protest
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe — President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring type of revolution, as Zimbabwe police said they arrested 67 people following a violent protest that rocked the capital, Harare. "What happened in the Arab world should not be... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protestHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring t
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protest
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring type of revolution, as Zimbabwe police said they arrested 67 people following a violent protest that rocked the capital, Harare. "What happened in the Arab world should... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protestHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring t
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protest
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - President Robert Mugabe warned against an Arab Spring type of revolution, as Zimbabwe police said they arrested 67 people following a violent protest that rocked the capital, Harare. "What happened in the Arab world should... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protestbattles with anti-government demonstrators on Friday, despite a court order tha
Zimbabwe police arrest 67 over anti-government protest
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
battles with anti-government demonstrators on Friday, despite a court order that the protest could take place. President Robert Mugabe warned opposition leaders against attempting an Arab Spring type of revolution, according to the state-run... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Thugs Unleash Terror, Loot Shops - State Medialooted Bata, Edgars, Jet and set ablaze a wooden door at Choppies Supermarket.
Opposition Thugs Unleash Terror, Loot Shops - State Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
looted Bata, Edgars, Jet and set ablaze a wooden door at Choppies Supermarket. The protesters started gathering at Robert Mugabe Square at around 9am and police had to be deployed there to maintain law and order. Most of the protesters... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’support any political party, but hoped all groups opposed to Zanu-PF would unit
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
support any political party, but hoped all groups opposed to Zanu-PF would unite against the ruling party and President Robert Mugabe. “He must go. He is too old and we are too poor to have him rule us any more,” said an off-duty nurse, who... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mugabe warns protestersZimbabwean President Robert Mugabe delivers a speech in South Africa. Credit: A
Mugabe warns protesters
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe delivers a speech in South Africa. Credit: AFP Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe on Friday warned that the Arab Spring style of protests would fall flat in Zimbabwe after police fired teargas and beat up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Abducted' Zim Activist Is Now in Police Custody - Lawyeractivist Itai Dzamara, who was abducted from a Harare barber shop in March 2015
'Abducted' Zim Activist Is Now in Police Custody - Lawyer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
activist Itai Dzamara, who was abducted from a Harare barber shop in March 2015 after calling on longtime Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe to step down. Dzamara has not been seen since. ZLHR said its lawyers were attending to a group of people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Break Up Protest Despite Court Orderout all over the city. Zimbabwean police on Friday used tear gas and water can
Police Break Up Protest Despite Court Order
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
out all over the city. Zimbabwean police on Friday used tear gas and water cannon to break up a protest against President Robert Mugabe that was authorized by court order, triggering violent clashes throughout the capital, Harare. Opposition... Read more
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