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Court stops Zimbabwe’s First Lady’s eviction of villagers

HARARE, March 27 – The High Court Judge has interdicted Zimbabwe government authorities from harassing villagers at a farm that powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe wants to turn into a wildlife park. Judge Justice Felistus Chatukuta ordered lands and resettlement minister Douglas Mombeshora, home affairs minister Ignatius Chombo and police commissioner Augustine Chihuri to immediately […]

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US urges Zimbabwe to find abducted anti-Mugabe activist

JOHANNESBURG – The United States Embassy in Harare on Thursday called on Zimbabwe authorities “to mobilise the full extent of their resources” to investigate the circumstances surrounding anti-Mugabe activist Itai Dzamara, who was abducted two years ago. “Today, March 9th, marks the second anniversary of the disappearance of Mr. Itai Dzamara, Zimbabwean civil society activist […]