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Harare crowd heads to Mugabe private home

HARARE, November 18 – Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association (ZNLWVA) chairman Chris Mutsvangwa on Saturday afternoon threw down the gauntlet to embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Addressing over 20,000 celebrating people at Zimbabwe Grounds in Highfield, Harare, Mutsvangwa told the crowd to go to Mugabe’s US10 million palatial palace in upmarket Borrowdale and “claim […]

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South Africa’s economic development will be key factor at ANC elective conference – Dlamini-Zuma

MPUMALANGA, November 18 – African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopeful Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on Friday, said the ruling party would brainstorm ideas to develop South Africa’s economy at its up-coming elective conference in order to better the lives of the people. Dlamini-Zuma was addressing a crowd of about 300 people at a community hall in Mandela […]

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Zimbabwe’s Zanu-PF committees reportedly vote for Mugabe to step down as president

JOHANNESBURG, November 18 – At least eight of the 10 provincial co-ordinating committees of Zimbabwe’s governing Zanu-PF have called on President Robert Mugabe to step down, saying he is old and has lost control of the party and government business, according to reports. The state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) reported on Friday that the PCCs […]

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Grace Mugabe flees to Namibia – reports

JOHANNESBURG, November 15   – Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly fled to Namibia after the army took control of Harare and the Namibian government on Wednesday said it was concerned about unfolding events in its southern African neighbour.   Namibian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, said […]