Tag Archives: Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe Set for 2018 Elections, Mugabe to Get Replacement Soon

Voter registration for Zimbabwe’s 2018 harmonised elections begins on Monday. This would be the first time since independence in 1980 that the voters’ list would be administered outside the Registrar-General’s Office following the adoption of a new constitution which transferred the responsibility to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). ZEC chairperson Rita Makarau, said that continuous…

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Zimbabwe’s President, Mugabe Heads Out to Singapore for Medical Checks

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has left the country for medical checks in Singapore, the government said in a statement, about two months after his previous such trip to the South Asian nation. Aged 93, Mugabe is the only leader the southern African country has known since independence in 1980, and his health is a hot…

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Photos: President Buhari At The 26th Ordinary Session Of The African Union In Addis Ababa

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday, 30th January attended the 26th Ordinary session of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  Also in attendance were Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, President of Sierra Leone, Ernest BaiKoroma, President of Togo, Faurre Gnasingbe and President Macky Sall of Senegal. Nigeria’s Minister ofTrade & Industry Mr Okechukwu Enemalah,…

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Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Awarded ‘China’s Nobel Peace Prize’

The chairman of an award dubbed China’s Nobel peace prize has defended the decision to honour Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean president, for supposedly “injecting fresh energy” into the global quest for harmony. Mugabe, who has been accused of using systematic violence and torture to maintain his 35-year grip on power, recently became the latest recipient of China’s Confucius peace prize.…

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Zimbabwean Dictator Robert Mugabe Ridiculed On Social Media After Fall

A photo of Zimbabwean dictator Robert Mugabe tripping on a red carpet has become a source of ridicule on social media following official denials that the leader even fell. According to reports, Mugabe missed a step as he walked off a podium at Harare International Airport, where he was addressing supporters on Wednesday. He had…

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Fires Vice President On Claims She Plotted To Kill Him

According to a CNN report, Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe today has fired his deputy Joice Mujuru, a few hours after she dismissed allegations that she’d plotted to assassinate the 90-year-old Zimbabwean leader as “ridiculous.” Mugabe also fired eight Cabinet ministers, Zimbabwe’s Chief Secretary to the Cabinet Misheck Sibanda said in a statement. Sibanda said Mugabe…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. Tens of thousands of South Africans were joined by top world leaders for the national memorial service of Nelson Mandela on Tuesday. The Nigerian Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities…

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Photos From Mandela’s Memorial – Obama Leads World’s Most Powerful Leaders To Pay Last Respects

Nearly 90 leaders from across the world are in South Africa for the memorial service to Nelson Mandela hail one of humanity’s great peacemakers.  Barack Obama Presidents, Barack Obama of the U.S, Goodluck Jonathan Of Nigeria, Raul Castro of Cuba, Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe, Britain’s David Cameron, Francois Hollande of France, Boni Yayi and other eminent…

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