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Zim war vets up the ante in bid to remove Mugabe

HARARE, November 20 – Zimbabwe war veterans have vowed not to leave Harare until embattled President Robert Mugabe is gone.   Speaking at a press conference on Monday morning, Zimbabwe War Veterans leader Chris Mutsvangwa accused Mugabe of dragging his feet over stepping down. “It’s over for Mugabe. We want to see his back now. The emperor has no clothes,” […]

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Praise for Zimbabwe military at anti-Mugabe gathering in Pretoria

PRETORIA, November 18 – Zimbabweans gathered in Pretoria on Saturday to demand the removal of President Robert Mugabe praised their country’s military led by General Constantino Chiwenga for this week’s intervention which has shaken the 93-year-old’s 37-year rule. “We could not have removed Mugabe without the army. Opposition parties tried, but they failed. The SADC […]

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Zimbabwe’s Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Chimedza arrested – report

JOHANNESBURG, November 17 – Zimbabwe’s Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister, Paul Chimedza, was allegedly arrested on Thursday, in the Bubi district, Matabeleland North, according to a report.       Zimbabwean independent daily newspaper NewsDay reported Chimedza was allegedly arrested at an army roadblock.     According to the report, Chimedza joins three other Zanu-PF officials, Jonathan Moyo, Ignatius […]