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Robert Mugabe dies at 95

Robert Mugabe, the one-time freedom fighter who led Zimbabwe to independence before ruling his country with an iron fist for 37 years, has died.

Zimbabwe businesses reacts to Mnangagwa win

Zimbabwe held its first ever election not featuring Robert Mugabe this week. The keenly contested election saw incumbent Emmerson Mnangagwa secure a narrow victory over his closest challenger Nelson Chamisa from the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) alliance.…

Zimbabwe applies to rejoin the Commonwealth

Zimbabwe has applied to rejoin the Commonwealth, fifteen years after former president Robert Mugabe withdrew the country from the organisation in acrimonious circumstances.…

MDC’s Chamisa gears up for fight of his life

Reeling from the recent death of its influential former leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, and facing its first major election of the post-Mugabe era, Zimbabwe’s opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) might be expected to play down its chances of success in the upcoming presidential election.…