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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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Success needs succession

The only certainty for Zimbabwe in 2014 is that the succession issue will not be resolved so long as President Robert Mugabe is still in control...


Ruling party conference ignores crisis

The Mashonaland West provincial capital Chinoyi got all dressed up for the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front conference on 13-14 December but the deliberations produced no breakthroughs – either on the worsening economic problems or the stalemate over the successor to President Robert Mugabe...


Dilemmas over power cuts and shortages

Chinamasa a hardline believer in President Robert Mugabe's 'Look East' policies may recognise that even if the token sanctions imposed by the United States and members of the European Union were lifted the benefit to Zimbabwe's economy would be negligible...


The time of Mandela

Only Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe and North Korea's Kim Jong-Un seemed to struggle to find words of praise for such a popular leader who had served a modest single term in office...

Would Britain's David Cameron warmly greet Robert Mugabe...


Struggles with the economy

Amid chaotic provincial party elections President Robert Mugabe tried to refocus the party's obsession away from the succession and on to the economy and election promises at last week's ZANU-PF Politburo and Central Committee meetings (AC Vol 54 No 23 ZANU-PF power struggles resume)...


ZANU-PF power struggles resume

With Morgan Tsvangirai worrying about his exit package and his Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) no longer a parliamentary threat the ZANU-PF leadership can put the fast-fading nightmare of four years' power-sharing behind it and get on with the business of competing for the succession to President Robert Mugabe who turns 90 in February...


Van Hoogstraten in airline sell-off

Van Hoogstraten long an admirer of President Robert Mugabe and a major donor to the governing Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) is reportedly Zimbabwe's biggest landowner...


The sanctions card is worn out

Sanctions are apparently responsible for all this President Robert Mugabe repeated on his visit to the UN General Assembly in New York in September...


Banda's fortunes turn

Since her time as Foreign Affairs Minister to the late President Bingu wa Mutharika Banda has been close to Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe and she has equally strong ties with Zambia's President Michael Sata...


Glencore and the fuel firms

The law is deeply worrying to foreign investors: many are now waiting to see if President Robert Mugabe's new government will implement it strictly...


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