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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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A very British coup

Their script albeit more sophisticated borrows heavily from the nationalist rhetoric of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe and Côte d’Ivoire’s Laurent Gbagbo (who now faces trial at the ICC after his successor Alassane Dramane Ouattara handed him over)...


Pitfalls ahead for foreigners

Prime Minister David Cameron’s government is conscious also of being accused of hypocrisy if it takes a hardline approach on Kenyatta and Ruto who may yet win a credible election and who remain innocent until proven guilty – while re-engaging with President Robert Mugabe’s government in Zimbabwe in the run-up to the constitutional referendum...


Girding up for the vote

In 2008 the ZEC sat on the election results for six weeks while President Robert Mugabe and his securocrats thought up a survival strategy...


I chose the deputy

Normally President Robert Mugabe shies away from these struggles but he may not be able to depending on the provisions of the new constitution...


A test for the constitutions

After a great deal of brinkmanship President Robert Mugabe conceded in mid-December that elections could not be held before June 2013...


Look East again

President Robert Mugabe's government has announced that it will be putting even more business the way of its Asian trading partners...

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Small beer from Beijing

For some reason the state organ had expected that President Xi Jinping and his entourage would detour from the Fifth BRICS (Brazil Russia India China and South Africa) Summit held in March in Durban to visit President Robert Mugabe...


Elections and electioneering stall deals

The two major parties – Tsvangirai's MDC and President Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front – have factional problems in their Matebeleland structures and neither is prepared to allow Ncube to claim a policy coup...


Arthur Mutambara

Zimbabwe has been subject to Western sanctions since 2000 so the policies of President Robert Mugabe’s government favour Asian investment...


Adapt or die

The guerrilla war was a model of Maoist military theory: it had not only forced the settler regime to a political settlement and brought President Robert Mugabe’s ZANU-PF to power but also outflanked the Soviet Union which had backed Joshua Nkomo’s Zimbabwe African People’s Union...


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