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  • Mugabe leaves legacy of economic ruin, upheaval in Zimbabwe

    From widely acclaimed liberator of his nation to despotic dictator, Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule of Zimbabwe has been one of Africa’s most controversial and influential.

    Washington Post
  • Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe finally resigns, sparking wild jubilation on the streets of Harare

    Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, bringing to an end 37 years in power which he began as a hero of the struggle against white rule and ended as the man blamed for reducing his country to despotism and economic misery.

    The Telegraph
  • Cheers, relief and joy: Zimbabweans react to the fall of Robert Mugabe

    News of resignation of the 93-year-old president spread fast and sparked celebrations in Harare and beyond The news came at 5.30pm, as Zimbabwe’s MPs and senators debated a motion to impeach their president in the conference hall of a five-star hotel in Harare. Helton Bonongwe, the minister for parliamentary affairs, approached the stage holding a sheet of paper in his hand. There was a moment of silence, and then the hall erupted. After 37 years in power, Robert Mugabe had resigned. Continue...

    the Guardian
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

    HARARE (Reuters) - Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending four decades of rule by a man who turned from independence hero to archetypal strongman.

    in.reuters.com
  • A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long rule

    Africa has been riveted by the drama that led to longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's resignation after 37 years in power. He had resisted growing calls to step down after the military put him under house arrest a week ago. Many across the continent have known no other leader of the...

    ABC News
  • Mugabe Resigns After Zimbabwean Parliament Begins Impeachment

    Dictator Robert Mugabe sent a letter of resignation to the Zimbabwean parliament on Tuesday, ending four decades of tyrannical misrule and concluding a delicate coup launched against him by military commanders last week.

    Breitbart
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

    HARARE (Reuters) - Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending four decades of rule by a man who turned from independence hero to archetypal African strongman.

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

    HARARE (Reuters) - Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending four decades of rule by a man who turned from independence hero to archetypal African strongman.

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's parliament starts impeachment process against Mugabe

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's parliament began an impeachment process against President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday that looks set to bring his domination of a country he has ruled since independence nearly four decades ago to an ignominious end.

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  • Zimbabwe's parliament starts impeachment process against Mugabe

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's parliament began an impeachment process against President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday that looks set to bring his domination of a country he has ruled since independence nearly four decades ago to an ignominious end.

    in.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's parliament starts impeachment process against Mugabe

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's parliament began an impeachment process against President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday that looks set to bring his domination of a country he has ruled since independence nearly four decades ago to an ignominious end.

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

    Zimbabwe’s longtime President Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state at 93, is resisting calls to step aside. Placed under military house arrest amid fears he was positioning his wife to succeed him, warned by the ruling party’s Central Committee to go or face impeachment, he stunned the country by remaining defiant in a national address. Here’s a timeline of events in a whirlwind drama many Zimbabweans after Mugabe’s 37 years in charge never thought they’d see:

    Washington Post
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe told to resign ahead of impeachment proceedings

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe faced the start of an impeachment process on Tuesday and should heed his people's call to resign, said Emmerson Mnangagwa, the ruling party's candidate to replace him.

    in.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe told to resign ahead of impeachment proceedings

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe faced the start of an impeachment process on Tuesday and should heed his people's call to resign, said Emmerson Mnangagwa, the ruling party's candidate to replace him.

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe told to resign ahead of impeachment proceedings

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe faced the start of an impeachment process on Tuesday and should heed his people's call to resign, said Emmerson Mnangagwa, the ruling party's candidate to replace him.

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

    Zimbabwe's longtime President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state at 93, is resisting calls to step aside. Placed under military house arrest amid fears he was positioning his wife to succeed him, warned by the ruling party's Central Committee to go or face impeachment, he stunned...

    ABC News
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe faces impeachment after military takeover

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe faces the start of impeachment proceedings on Tuesday that could see him ousted within the week, against the backdrop of a military takeover dubbed "Operation Restore Legacy".

    in.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe faces impeachment after military takeover

    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe faces the start of impeachment proceedings on Tuesday that could see him ousted within the week, against the backdrop of a military takeover dubbed "Operation Restore Legacy".

    www.reuters.com
  • Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

    Zimbabwe's longtime President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state at 93, is resisting calls to step aside. Placed under military house arrest amid fears he was positioning his wife to succeed him, warned by the ruling party's Central Committee to go or face impeachment, he stunned...

    ABC News
  • ‘No exams until Mugabe resigns’: Zimbabwe students in mass boycott

    University students take to streets over leadership crisis, as dismal jobs market renders their degrees almost worthless University of Zimbabwe students were doing last-minute revision, still savouring memories of the weekend’s jubilant march against Robert Mugabe, when the president went live on state TV to defy the nation and lay out his plans for staying in power. Like most Zimbabweans, they expected it to be a resignation message from the 93-year-old. Mugabe has ruled the country since long...

    the Guardian
  • Who are Robert Mugabe's indulged children?

    The ousting of Robert Mugabe as leader of Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF party - and his now likely impeachment, after refusing to resign as president - has been as much a family drama as it has a national coup.

    The Telegraph
  • Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

    Zimbabwe’s longtime President Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state at 93, is resisting calls to step aside. Placed under military house arrest amid fears he was positioning his wife to succeed him, warned by the ruling party’s Central Committee to go or face impeachment, he stunned the country by remaining defiant in a national address. Here’s a timeline of events in a whirlwind drama many Zimbabweans after Mugabe’s 37 years in charge never thought they’d see:

    Washington Post
  • Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe 'has drafted resignation letter' in immunity deal, sources claim ahead of deadline

    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to stand down after 37 years in power, CNN reported on Monday, after he avoided any mention of resignation in a rambling national address on Sunday night.

    The Telegraph
  • A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long rule

    Africa is riveted by the drama that has left longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe resisting calls to step down even while under military house arrest. Many across the continent have known no other leader of the once-prosperous southern African nation but the 93-year-old Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state. Here is a look at his more than three decades in power.

    Washington Post