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Zimbabwe declares new public holiday in protest against US sanctions, says penalties are ‘hurting’ its economy
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Zimbabwe declares new public holiday in protest against US sanctions, says penalties are ‘hurting’ its economy

Zimbabwe has declared a new public holiday to protest US sanctions it says are hurting its economy — and the day comes with a state-sponsored festival.

Robert Mugabe dies at 95: Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa mourns death of 'icon of liberation'
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Robert Mugabe dies at 95: Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa mourns death of 'icon of liberation'

In the 1970s Mugabe led a guerrilla campaign against the minority white government in what was then known as Rhodesia, The Sun reported.

Zimbabwe's Opposition appears in court over charges of violence in Harare; trial comes a day after Emmerson Mnangagwa wins elections
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Zimbabwe's Opposition appears in court over charges of violence in Harare; trial comes a day after Emmerson Mnangagwa wins elections

The Opposition parties in Zimbabwe will be tried in court for instigating violence in Harare when the presidential elections declared Emmerson Mnangagawa as the winner

Re-elected Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa appeals for unity; Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa alleges poll-rigging
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Re-elected Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa appeals for unity; Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa alleges poll-rigging

Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa said the election was free and fair and appealed to Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa for unity, while also saying the opposition leader was entitled to air his grievances in court.

Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for unity after victory in Zimbabwe election; Opposition leader questions poll results
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Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for unity after victory in Zimbabwe election; Opposition leader questions poll results

Emmerson Mnangagwa called on Friday for Zimbabwe to unite behind him after he was declared winner of national elections.

Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa wins first election since Robert Mugabe ouster; polls marred by 6 deaths
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Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa wins first election since Robert Mugabe ouster; polls marred by 6 deaths

After two days of claims and counterclaims, the 75-year-old Mnangagwa secured a comfortable victory, polling 2.46 million votes against 2.15 million for 40-year-old opposition leader Nelson Chamisa.

Zimbabwe Election: Anxious for change, 5.5 million to vote in first polls since Robert Mugabe's removal
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Zimbabwe Election: Anxious for change, 5.5 million to vote in first polls since Robert Mugabe's removal

Zimbabwe voted in its first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot, a contest that could bring international legitimacy and investment or signal more stagnation if the vote is seriously flawed.

Zimbabwe launches space agency to deploy observation satellites, navigation systems
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Zimbabwe launches space agency to deploy observation satellites, navigation systems

President Emmerson Mnangagwa called the space agency a "milestone" as he campaigns ahead of upcoming elections.

Robert Mugabe calls his exit a 'coup d'etat', says President Emmerson Mnangagwa 'betrayed' Zimbabwe
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Robert Mugabe calls his exit a 'coup d'etat', says President Emmerson Mnangagwa 'betrayed' Zimbabwe

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe described his departure from office in November as a 'coup d'etat' that "we must undo" in his first televised interview since the departure

WEF 2018 at Davos: Day 2 set to be a Europe show with Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron to give special addresses
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WEF 2018 at Davos: Day 2 set to be a Europe show with Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron to give special addresses

On day two at the World Economic Forum (WEF), the show will dominated by Europe as two of the continent's tallest leaders will take centre stage.

Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa says govt will ensure welfare of Robert Mugabe
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Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa says govt will ensure welfare of Robert Mugabe

Emmerson Mnangagwa has briefed Angolan President Joao Lourenco on recent political developments in Zimbabwe and assured him that Robert Mugabe's safety will be guaranteed.

Emmerson Mnangagwa pledges to form a united, non-racial Zimbabwe at party congress
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Emmerson Mnangagwa pledges to form a united, non-racial Zimbabwe at party congress

Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa has opened the one-day extra ordinary congress of the governing ZANU-PF party and pledged to be the president of a united and non-racial Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for public unity as his new cabinet takes oath
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Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for public unity as his new cabinet takes oath

Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, called for public unity to revive the country's sickly economy as his new cabinet took office on Monday.

New Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa replaces two ministers after public outcry
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New Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa replaces two ministers after public outcry

Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa dropped two ministers he had appointed to his new cabinet just a day earlier

Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa comes under fire over cabinet appointments; Opposition terms it 'recycling dead wood'
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Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa comes under fire over cabinet appointments; Opposition terms it 'recycling dead wood'

Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, came under fire on Friday for unveiling a debut cabinet that named two military allies to top positions

Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa appoints military officials to cabinet posts
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Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa appoints military officials to cabinet posts

Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, appointed senior military officials to top posts in his new cabinet and chose a veteran cabinet minister to head the finance ministry.

Robert Mugabe seemed relieved after signing resignation letter, says Jesuit mediator
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Robert Mugabe seemed relieved after signing resignation letter, says Jesuit mediator

Fidelis Mukonori, the Jesuit priest who mediated Robert Mugabe's exit in what was a seismic moment in Zimbabwe's history, said the 93-year-old appeared relieved after resigning.

Zimbabwe declares Robert Mugabe's birthday a holiday; had previously named a university, buildings and roads after him
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Zimbabwe declares Robert Mugabe's birthday a holiday; had previously named a university, buildings and roads after him

Zimbabwe has made former president Robert Mugabe's birthday a public holiday, a state daily reported, nearly a week after the long-time ruler stepped down.

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe to get $10-million payout, immunity from prosecution as part of resignation deal
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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe to get $10-million payout, immunity from prosecution as part of resignation deal

As part of a deal negotiated before the resignation of Robert Mugabe, the ousted president of Zimbabwe and his wife will receive a "golden handshake" worth not less than $10 million

Zimbabwe judge says military action against Robert Mugabe 'constitutionally permissible and lawful'
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Zimbabwe judge says military action against Robert Mugabe 'constitutionally permissible and lawful'

Zimbabwe's military action leading to Robert Mugabe's resignation was legal, a High Court judge has ruled, in a key decision as the military seeks to show that its moves were not a coup