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Zimbabwe

Robert Gabriel Mugabe

Date of Birth: 21 February 1924
Place of Birth: Zvimba
Died: 6 September 2019


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Heavy Russian metal

It was originally allocated to Ruschrome Mining by President Robert Mugabe in 2006 before being taken over by Vi Holding in 2014 after failing to attract financing (AC Vol 54 No 25 Arms-for-minerals trades exposed & Vol 55 No 14 Arms-for-platinum deal)...


Inside the state capture project

Having founded Sakunda in 2005 Tagwirei 51 was well established but much more discreet before Mnangagwa and Chiwenga seized power from President Robert Mugabe in 2017...


Tsvangirai’s house divided

However if it can present a joint government with Khupe's MDC as a serious government of national unity – intentionally recalling the coalition government of Tsvangirai and then-President Robert Mugabe – it may win over some Western governments and international institutions...


Rule by rivalry

However such beliefs are widespread in the fractious elite and Mnangagwa himself was rumoured to have been poisoned in the run-up to his sacking by ex-President Robert Mugabe in 2017...


Cashing in on the crisis

Tagwirei was a close associate of then First Lady Grace Mugabe and Simba Chikore son-in-law of Robert Mugabe prior to the coup against the president in November 2017...


Hungry for change

It comes as relations between the government and Western states falter again after a brief improvement following the ousting of President Robert Mugabe in November 2017 (AC Vol 58 No 25 A martial mind-set)...

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Cash at the generals' command

It also operated a US$24 million slush fund under the personal and exclusive control of President Robert Mugabe as reported in Zimbabwe's The Independent newspaper in January last year...


Yes, we loved him once

' Yes we did love Robert Mugabe once – I perhaps more than others...

Wilf Mbanga (with notebook) sharing a joke with Robert Mugabe and Julius Nyerere in 1984 But I find it hard to mourn him today...

That was the day I mourned the death of my Robert Mugabe...

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