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Aug 10th, 2013
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Triumph for the president and his party, Zanu-PF, cannot be dismissed as rigging and obstruction by the incumbent, writes Blessing-Miles Tendi for the GUARDIAN AFRICA NETWORK. There is a phenomenon in African politics called the preponderance of incumbency. Simply put, it maintains that it is difficu...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 8th, 2013
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Zimbabwe’s trauma continues. The Zimbabwe Election Commission has announced a landslide victory for ZANU-PF. ZANU-PF reportedly took two-thirds of the parliamentary seats and President Mugabe won 61% of the presidential vote, with Morgan Tsvangirai picking up 34%. MDC-T has called the elections ‘a sh...
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Aug 5th, 2013
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Harare – Zimbabwe’s defeated presidential candidate Morgan Tsvangirai on Monday prepared to mount a legal and political challenge against the “sham” election that looks set to extend Robert Mugabe’s 33-year rule. Tsvangirai’s allies have announced they will launch a constituti...
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Aug 5th, 2013
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Zanu-PF’s parliamentary majority raises concerns about fewer checks and balances, and what an all-powerful Mugabe means. Robert Mugabe is planning the ‘indigenisation’ of businesses in Zimbabwe, compelling foreign firms to hand over at least 51% of shares to local ownership. Photogr...
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Aug 5th, 2013
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Zanu-PF supporters celebrated Mr Mugabe’s victory with a coffin in an MDC flag     Members of Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC party say they have been attacked by followers of President Robert Mugabe.   The allegations come a day after official results from Wednesday’s poll...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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By Moshoeshoe Monare For President Robert Mugabe, this victory is against the bully West, but it is unlikely to usher in a better economic outlook for Zimbabweans, writes Moshoeshoe Monare in Harare.   For a man notorious for his violent temperament and intolerance for opposition, President Robe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2013
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By Aislinn Laing , Christian Science Monitor If the top brass of Robert Mugabe’s political party, the Zanu PF, are correct, Mr. Mugabe will be handed another five-year term of office to add to the 33 he has already spent in power. That result would quash the hopes, perhaps forever, ofMorgan Tsv...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 2nd, 2013
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Harare – Zimbabwe’s election was credible and fair, the chief of the African Union observer mission said Friday, but the bloc’s report noted some problems with the voters’ roll and of people being turned away from polling booths. President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu-PF appeared conf...
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Aug 1st, 2013
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Robert Mugabe’s party claimed a resounding victory in Zimbabwe’s general election today moments before his main rival accused him of ‘monumental fraud’. The election had been hailed as a potential turning point in the nation’s troubled history as Mugabe’s long-time...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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What does Zimbabwe’s election mean; from North America? As the whole world reviews with bated breath on the results of the 31st of July Zimbabwe national elections, within Canada the common question being asked by non-Zimbabweans is whether this was finally President Mugabe’s final curtain call. Due ...