Joshua Nkomo

By IAfrica
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May 15th, 2014
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  President Robert Mugabe flew to Singapore, Thursday, for a health checkup, nearly three months after undergoing another eye operation there, his spokesman said Thursday. COMMENT: I hope l find you well, dear reader! Here in Zimboland, there is no dull moment, though some moments range from the...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 21st, 2013
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Quarshie, Joshua Attoh Eddie Cross says in 1980 the country’s per capital GDP was three times that of Botswana, today… On the 18th April 1980 I was seated in the stands at Rufaro Stadium in Harare immediately behind Indira Gandhi from India and to the right of the podium where Prince Char...
By IndepthAfrica
In Southern Africa
Mar 13th, 2013
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Fifth epistle to the people of Zimbabwe, at home and abroad‏ Human rights and Zimbabwe’s Draft Constitution, SADC calls for peaceful referendum, these were some of the top stories on Tuesday morning. Dear brethren. Last week the king had a birthday and like that of most dictators in Africa and elsewh...
By IndepthAfrica
In Southern Africa
Nov 19th, 2012
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Vince Musewe says youth unemployment levels are a powder keg waiting to explode Zimbabwe’s forgotten youth: a disaster in the making We have been conspirators in creating a most heinous crime against humanity: the obliteration of hope and the suppression of the aspirations of our youth. I was a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 28th, 2012
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“I want people to remember me as someone whose life has been helpful to humanity. We hope and believe that the best way of limiting the usurpation of power by individuals, military or otherwise, is to  put the people in charge.Between fractions, between clans, plots and coups d’etats can ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 7th, 2012
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By Farai Mamina Solomon in the biblical book of Ecclesiastes says “life is meaningless” and that “everything does not make sense”. Given that Solomon was considered the wisest man of his time and the diabolical turf of politics in Zimbabwe, such stubborn statements become reasonably factual. Nothing ...
By benim
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Aug 13th, 2011
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News that more than 300 members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police including recruits are headed for a tour of former camps of ZANLA and ZIPRA guerillas in Mozambique and Zambia made interesting reading. More fascinating is the picture of a policeman with a raised fist ‘Zanu-pf style’ as he reportedly s...
By benim
In Facts about Africa
Feb 19th, 2011
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Robert Gabriel Mugabe was born in Matibiri village in the Zvimba District northeast of Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia – now known as Zimbabwe. Both his older brothers died when he was young, leaving Robert and his younger brother, Donato. His father, Gabriel Mugabe Matibiri, abandoned the family in 1...