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Explosion Rocks Zimbabwean President Mnangagwa’s Rally In Alleged Assassination Attempt

An explosion rocked Zimbabwe’s White City Stadium in Bulawayo the venue of a presidential campaign rally. The country’s president Emmerson Mnangagwa was holding a campaign rally at the stadium when the blast occurred, and according to state-run The Herald, eight top government officials, including the country’s two vice presidents, sustained injuries. Presidential spokesman George Charamba said: “President Mnangagwa has not been…

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Ex VP Emmerson Mnangagwa Sworn In As President Of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as President of Zimbabwe in Harare, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe. Taking his oath of office, the 75-year-old former security chief known as ‘The Crocodile’ vowed to uphold the constitution of the former British colony and protect the rights of Zimbabwe’s 16 million…

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Emmerson Mnangagwa Promises To Grow Economy As He Addresses Crowd

Former Zimbabwe vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, addressing a crowd after his return to the country, promised to grow the economy, BBC reports. Mnangagwa who fled to South Africa after he was fired by Robert Mugabe is expected to be sworn in on Friday following Mugabe’s resignation on Tuesday. “We want to grow our economy, we want peace, we want jobs, jobs, jobs,”…

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Emmerson Mnangagwa To Return To Zimbabwe On Wednesday, Expected To Be Sworn In As President

Former vice president of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is expected to be sworn in as president following the resignation of Robert Mugabe, will return home on Wednesday, a ruling party ZANU-PF official said. Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, a week after the army and his former political allies moved to end four decades of rule by a man once feted as…

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