Mutare

By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 16th, 2013
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By GILLIAN GOTORA Associated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Angry Zimbabwean depositors ran amok at a downtown bank, breaking down a door and smashing windows after money ran out to pay withdrawals as cash shortages worsen in the troubled economy. Witnesses said Monday scores of depositors turne...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2013
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MUTARE – United States ambassador to Zimbabwe Bruce Wharton came face to face with controversial Zanu PF youth Sheila Mutsenhu who decided to strip naked in protest at sanctions targeted at members of the Mugabe regime. Mr Wharton had to make a hasty retreat after Ms Sheila Mutsenhu confronted him in...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2012
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Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe on Thursday said sanctions slapped by the West on selected members and institutions of his administration, had failed and should be lifted. Last month the European Union promised to ease most of the sanctions only if the country holds a “credible” ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 20th, 2012
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EU governments are considering easing sanctions against Zimbabwe in exchange for political reform, reports say. Foreign ministers are due to meet on Monday to discuss suspending restrictions on development aid, among other measures. The moves would be conditional, occurring only after a credible refe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 27th, 2012
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Cape Town – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he has the energy and vitality to lead the country, “contrary to assertions in some quarters that age has caught up with him”, state owned Herald online reported on Monday. According to the report, Mugabe “who was his usual energet...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 25th, 2012
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Harare – Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe has wound up his 88th birthday celebrations by telling the youth to shun Western values, homosexuality and greed. Mugabe, hosting a lavish birthday bash in the eastern city of Mutare, says some African leaders have become “weak and naive&#...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 25th, 2012
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Mutare – Thousands of people gathered at a stadium in Zimbabwe’s eastern border town of Mutare on Saturday for celebrations to mark veteran President Robert Mugabe’s 88th birthday. The party began with a beauty pageant, and will include a football cup final dubbed the “Bob at ...
By benim
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Aug 3rd, 2011
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Harare – Thirteen people died on Tuesday when a Zimbabwe commuter bus burst its tyre and overturned, two days after 19 passengers were killed in a similar accident in the country’s north, media said. Police spokesperson Tigere Chigome told the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation that the bu...
By benim
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Jun 7th, 2011
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Harare – A leader of Zimbabwe’s liberation struggle and one of President Robert Mugabe’s renowned critics Edgar Zivanai Tekere died on Tuesday after a long battle with cancer, a family spokesperson said. He was 74. “He died this afternoon at Murambi Garden Clinic in Mutare,...
By benim
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Dec 17th, 2010
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THE Zanu-PF party has resolved not to pass the 2011 National Budget submitted by Finance Minister Tendai Biti. This means the President will not assent to the Finance Bill, and is likely to urge the minister to resubmit a revised Bill to parliament. Party members attending the on-going 11th Annual Za...