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91 years old on Saturday - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe
19/02/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe opposition wants Mugabe birthday bash cancelled

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party has demanded that President Robert Mugabe call off his 91st birthday party scheduled for later this month.
Robert Mugabe
14/01/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Zanu-PF Mujuru faction accuses Mugabes of 'greed and hate'

In Zimbabwe a prominent ally of ousted vice-president Joice Mujuru has issued a public attack on President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace.
"The Crocodile" - Zimbabwe's nes first vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa
11/12/2014 - Report: Zimbabwe

Mugabe appoints new vice-presidents as Zanu-PF succession battle continues

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has ended weeks of speculation by naming his two new vice-presidents.
President Mugabe and his wife at the ruling party Zanu-PF's elective congress, Harare, 4 December 2014
05/12/2014 - Report: Zimbabwe

Mugabe slams 'traitors' at Zanu-PF congress as Mujuru stays away

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has opened a three-day congress of his ruling party with an angry rant against "traitors" within Zanu-PF.
Robert and Grace Mugabe at a rally in Harare
03/12/2014 - Report: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe guns for Vice-President Mujuru at Zanu-PF congress

Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe has got her Way … or rather she's just had a road named after her.

African press review 27 October 2014

SA’s violence claims the life of its national team’s captain. Rating agencies atch out for mini-budget follow-up. Zimbabwe’s v-p denies plotting to oust Mugabe.

African press review 21 February 2014

The Nigerian central bank governor is in hot water and the markets are not happy. Official Zimbawe prepares to pay tribute to Mugabe but Zanu-PF appears divided over salarygate. 


African press review 5 September 2013

Sanctions against Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, South Africa's global competitiveness are among the subjects in today's African press...

Mugabe ally Kumbirai Kangai dies
26/08/2013 - African news explained

Mugabe ally Kumbirai Kangai dies

Kumbirai Kangai, a close ally of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, has died in Harare at the age of 75. Kangai was a former minister who played a major role in the fight to end British rule.

African press review 5 August 2013

South Africa's president congratulates Robert Mugabe for election win; fears the United States are pulling back from hunding down a militant group in Uganda; and an embarrasing diplomatic incident ...