Borrowdale

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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HARARE, Zimbabwe — Thousands of Zimbabweans went to the polls Wednesday in what many here are calling the most pivotal election since Zimbabwe voted out white rule in 1980. Despite frigid predawn temperatures, people lined up before the polling stations opened, eager to cast their votes. In Harare, t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Oct 8th, 2012
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By JANE FIELDS A VIDEO has emerged showing the agonising last moments of one of Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe’s motorcade outriders who was killed in a horrific Harare crash last week. The 20-second video showed the lead biker of the presidential convoy dying in a ball of fire moments after he s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 7th, 2012
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Cathy Buckle Cathy Buckle on a fortnight of bizarre, sad, and strange-but- true incidents   Dear Family and Friends, Infected by the searing October heat, we’ve had a fortnight of  bizarre, sad, and  strange-but- true incidents. It started in hot, dry Matabeleland. In a notice in the Chron...
By IndepthAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Oct 4th, 2012
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A police outrider in President Robert Mugabe’s motorcade was yesterday burnt to death after his bike collided with a T35 truck while trying to clear traffic near Sam Levy’s Village in Borrowdale, Harare. The bike exploded on impact and the outrider was burnt beyond recognition. The incident is the fo...