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Mugabe's wife joins fray over Zimbabwe succession

The surprise nomination of President Robert Mugabe's wife to head the ruling party's powerful women's wing has injected new intrigue into the fight to succeed the 90-year-old strongman.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Joyce Mujuru, Movement for Democratic Change (Zimbabwe)

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Harlan Daily Enterprise

Today in History a " July 3112:01 am

On July 31, 1964, the American space probe Ranger 7 reached the moon, transmitting pictures back to Earth before impacting the lunar surface.

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Related Topix: Jim Reeves, Country, Air Accidents, Woodland Hills, CA, Opinion

In-depth Africa

Editorial Comment: Zanu-PF: Time for introspection

TWELVE months ago today, Zanu-PF scored a crushing victory against the MDC-T sweeping 1 493 out of 1 958 wards in the local authority elections, translating to over 76 percent dominance in local government countrywide.

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In-depth Africa

Cde Cain Nkala: A fighter who epitomised principle

Chairman of the Bulawayo Province of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association Cde Cain Nkala was abducted from his Magwegwe West home in Bulawayo and his body was later found buried in a shallow grave on November 15, 2001.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Life, Veteran Affairs, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

SW Radio Africa

I don't know it all, says Biti as he calls for dialogue

Ex-Finance Minister Tendai Biti has agreed with President Robert Mugabe's wife that no one person has all the answers to the Zim crisis, saying that is why dialogue is crucial.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Opinion

In-depth Africa

Gideon Gono's Way To Parliament Cleared

Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono's elevation to Manicaland Senator now appears imminent after Parliament passed the Electoral Amendment Bill.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Scotsman.com

Grace Mugabe steps on road to succeed her husband

Grace Mugabe, the wife of Zimbabwe's long-time president Robert Mugabe, has agreed to head his party's powerful women's league in a surprise first move into frontline politics.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa

In-depth Africa

Cde Tawengwa stood for social justice, welfare

Cde Solomon Chirume Tawengwa, the first Executive Mayor of Harare and Zanu-PF Politburo member, died at his Highlands home on Tuesday afternoon, October 26, 2004.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, India,

SW Radio Africa

Media Commission rejects invitation by Moyo's media panel

The Zimbabwe Media Commission has reportedly rejected an invitation to appear before the controversial media panel created by Information Minister Jonathan Moyo, insisting that the panel is duplicating the responsibilities of the constitutionally appointed Commission.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

SW Radio Africa

The devil always has more off-spring than angels

In her corner, of course Opah Muchinguri who has, since independence, eroded any respect the women of Zimbabwe should have gained.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa

Mon Jul 28, 2014

CPJ Press Freedom Online

Blog: Zimbabwe court strikes down criminal defamation; implementation to be seen

In a landmark ruling, the Zimbabwean Constitutional Court on July 22 declared unconstitutional a section of the draconian Criminal Law Act that criminalizes defamation.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Journalism

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: EU to Review Mugabe Sanctions Next Year

The European Union has expressed mixed feelings over political developments in Zimbabwe at a time the continental bloc is in the process of assessing chances of resuming direct cooperation with the Zimbabwean government in November.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Grace Mugabe Lays Into 'Arrogant' Biti

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, on Friday hit out at ousted MDC-T secretary general Tendai Biti, accusing the former finance minister of arrogance, adding that his party's electoral loss to Zanu PF a year ago was God's punishment for his 'know-it-all' attitude.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: MP in the Dock for Insulting Mugabe

AN opposition MP who is being accused of insulting President Robert Mugabe way back in 2005 was back in court last week.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

In-depth Africa

President Mugabe Obsessed With Tsvangirai

If Morgan Tsvangirai was a woman, he would by now be Mugabe's second wife. It is hardly a day without a ZANU PF cabinet Minister chanting derogatory tunes or blame on Tsvangirai.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News, Zimbabwe African National Union - Patriotic Front

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: New Permits Offer Few Gains for Resettled Farmers

Newly introduced land permits for resettled smallholder farmers will bring little gain to the thousands of beneficiaries who are struggling to get loans from banks to finance their operations, say farmers' organizations and analysts.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Agriculture, Science

Fri Jul 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

Editorial Comment: Why a good education system benefits us all

Research around the world confirms that the most important of the criteria to improve quality of education is having good teachers.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News, Opinion

SW Radio Africa

Grace Mugabe joins political fray

President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace has declared her intention to vie for political office by seeking nomination to become ZANU PF's next chairperson of the powerful Women's League.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

In-depth Africa

Cde Muchachi: Doughty fighter of the liberation war

A veteran politician and nationalist, Cde Clement Muneri Muchachi, died in Gweru on October 8, 2001 after a long struggle with hypertension.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens,

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: One Year On Zanu-PF Consolidates Power, but Economy Remains in Dire Straits

One year on from Zimbabwe's heavily disputed 2013 elections, we asked Simukai Tinhu, a Zimbabwean political analyst and Nicole Beardsworth, a PhD student at Warwick University, to comment on how they think President Robert Mugabe and his ZANU-PF party have performed in the past year.

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Related Topix: Zimbabwe, Africa, World News

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