Afraid of VP Mnangagwa’s rising popularity, Mugabe fired the former as Vice President in early November 2016. This led to dramatic events of 13-24 November 2017 that saw Mugabe resigning.
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Robert Mugabe was one of the leaders of national liberation movements against white-minority rule in Zimbabwe. He was elected in 1980 and never relinquished power. He was pushed out in a soft coup in 2017 and died in 2019. Also see our articles on Zimbabwe or Africa.
A study in which we look at the level of democracy in four countries where the present incumbent has been in power for more than 15 years and four other countries where two or more Presidents succeeded in office in the last 15 years.
One-man-rule through successive winnings in multi-party elections can therefore only happen through a botched democratic process transforming any such democracy into a nominal democracy.
The Magamba Network challenge censorship, corruption, and power-hungry politicians through satire
Robert Mugabe has increasingly deteriorating health ahead of the crunch 2018 general election
If aging African dictators die today, history and research show that tomorrow is unlikely to be better
l suggest that a strategic alliance under one presidential candidate and vigorous campaigning in Zanu PF strongholds may bring desired results for the opposition.
Last week the President Robert Mugabe’s government announced that it was taking over the procurement process effectively disallowing UNDP the right to source the BVR kits.
Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace wants to be next to rule Zimbabwe after her husband’s 30 year reign
Locals take note as Saturday Night Live features Zimbabwe’s dictator Mugabe in attacks on Trump