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  1. Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Too Junior, Mugabe My Only RivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    IN a bid to douse flames lit by her impatient ambition to depose President Robert Mugabe from the helm of Zanu PF, a "Freudian slip" by Vice President Joice Mujuru has thrust her back into the ruling party's succession strife. Mujuru, who denies leading a faction in Zanu PF, used an interview with the state-run Herald newspaper last Saturday to try and put a lid on claims that her vaulting ambition is tearing the party apart ahead of a key congress in December.

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  2. Africans prioritise landRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | In-depth Africa

    ... Army and in Zimbabwe the key issue for the liberation struggle was the issue of land. As Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe once noted about the country's freedom struggle: "It was always about the land. It is today about the land, and it will ...

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  3. Zhuwao Wants to Be 'Govt Advisor'Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe's nephew Patrick Zhuwao says he no longer has ambition to seek public office but would like to serve the nation through providing "evidence-based research" to help the government reach informed decisions. Zhuwao made the claims in an interview with The Standard as speculation swirls that the formation of the Zhuwao Institute could be a subtle way of reinventing his floundering political career.

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  4. Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Bira Fails to Take OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... serious internal squabbles as factions position themselves for the succession of 90-year-old President Robert Mugabe who has been in power for the past 34 years. One faction is reportedly linked to Vice-President Joice Mujuru while the other is said ...

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  5. Zimbabwe: Grace Mugabe's PHD - Academics SpeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... with surprise, even shock, by many who marvelled at how quickly she had worked on it and graduated. President Robert Mugabe who reportedly has seven degrees, and a host of long serving lecturers at the UZ do not hold PhDs whose attainment is no mean ...

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  6. Zimbabwe: Dr Grace Mugabe - Now the Sky Is the LimitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    In his traditional interviews granted to ZTV every February to mark his birthday, President Mugabe this year said he was sticking on to the leadership of his party and therefore country because he was afraid his party would disintegrate due to factional fissures that have been growing deeper by the day. He also confirmed that, even at the age of 90, he did not want anyone to discuss his retirement or succession because it was not yet due -- that he was still around and not going anywhere! Mugabe said: "But why should it [succession] be discussed when it's not due? Is it due? Well, the leadership still exists that runs the country.

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  7. Zimbabwe: Tsangirai Regains SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Lovemore Moyo and organising secretary, Nelson Chamisa. He called on his supporters to take President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF head-on by embarking on crippling nationwide mass street protests to demand an end to the deteriorating economic ...

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  8. Zimbabwe: 'Sekeramayi Is Wrong On Generals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... members of the army and the air force. The upward review of the retirement age, which was done with President Robert Mugabe's blessing, gave a new lease of life to military generals, many of whom are nearing the retirement age of 60. But Veritas, a ...

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  9. Co-op Bank Queens keen to break the 'semifinalists' jinxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Basketball in Africa

    ... five played including KPA and Eagle Wings double. Despite the visibly odd facts against his team, head coach Robert Mugabe says they will pick it up from the playoffs since their qualification is assured. "I am confident we will finish in the top ...

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  10. Grace Mugabe poised for power in ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Peninsula

    Harare: Even as he received red carpet treatment in Beijing last month, lauded by China as an "old friend" and "renowned leader", Robert Mugabe was in danger of being upstaged by a colourful, charismatic presence at his side. His first lady, Grace Mugabe, sporting a series of vivid outfits during the official visit to China, was once a lowly member of the presidential typing pool.

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  11. Sure, he isRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Daily Beast

    Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has claimed the reason he is not invited to Western summits is because Barack Obama is afraid of him." It's your support which enables me with my small frame to instill fear in the likes of Obama," the 90-year-old, who has been widely censured for human rights abuses, told an audience of supporters.

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  12. White People Should 'Go Back to England,' According to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | TheBlaze.com

    Robert Mugabe said Friday that whites who are still in the country should go back to England as he vowed that those removed from land redistributed to black Zimbabweans would never be allowed to return. "Don't they know where their ancestors came from? The British who are here should all go back to England.

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  13. Zimbabwe: 'Economy Demands Convergence of Minds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | AllAfrica.com

    ... government. So we are saying let us work together." Since last year's harmonised elections won by President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF, the economy has been on a downward spiral with unemployment levels rising due to the continued closure of ...

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  14. Zimbabwe: Mugabe Blasted for Trying to Gag Zanu-PF OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | AllAfrica.com

    MEDIA advocacy groups and media experts have blasted President Robert Mugabe for attempting to gag his Zanu PF officials from engaging the independent media saying such a move would worsen media polarisation in the country. While addressing Zanu PF supporters in Kariba on Thursday, Mugabe warned party bigwigs against dealing with the private media in the on-going factional fights, labelling it the "opposition media."

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  15. Zimbabwe: Power Project Cost Raises SuspicionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | AllAfrica.com

    FORMER Energy minister Elton Mangoma yesterday questioned the US$533 million Kariba South Power Station extension project launched by President Robert Mugabe last week, saying there was serious suspicion of inflation of prices and looting by officials involved. "Initially when we signed, the total cost for the project was US$370 million, now they are talking of US$530 something million.

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  16. Zimbabwe: Mugabe No Longer in Control?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | AllAfrica.com

    THE past few months have seen President Robert Mugabe's ruling Zanu PF party turn into a political theatre as simmering factional fights boil over ahead of its elective congress in December. Internal squabbles are not new in the party but they have failed to fatally harm Zanu PF because its leader has traditionally maintained a strong grip that has kept power hounds chained.

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  17. Rwanda: Rebel Group Digs in Ahead of Disarmament DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | AllAfrica.com

    A rebel group of The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda said that they will not surrender even when the deadline to disarm and peacefully repatriate is only a few months away. In a recent letter addressed to President Mugabe, the rebels stated the current peace process is compromised and they no longer trust the UN forces operating in the Congo- Monusco, the Kigali government and that of DR Congo; but the FDLR leadership was not clear on how the agreement was compromised Rwanda has repeatedly warned that the presence of armed FDLR militia in the Congo compromises the peace and security progress in Rwanda and the region at large.

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  18. Slow demand hit Zim, Malawi dairyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Iol.co.za

    ... of the milk portfolio," said Tsumba. The dairy industry in Zimbabwe has been on the decline since President Robert Mugabe's Zanu PF party initiated farm invasions in 2000. The government is attempting to restore productivity in the dairy sector and ...

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  19. Mugabe Tells Whites; Go Back to EnglandRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Canadian Content

    PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe said Friday that whites who are still in the country should go back to England as he vowed that those removed from land redistributed to black Zimbabweans would never be allowed to return. Mugabe was speaking during the installation of a chief at Murombedzi Growth Point in his rural Zvimba home area.

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  20. Mugabe blasted for trying to gag Zanu PF officialsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | In-depth Africa

    MEDIA advocacy groups and media experts have blasted President Robert Mugabe for attempting to gag his Zanu PF officials from engaging the independent media.

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