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Zimbabwe orders Mugabe’s remains exhumed from rural home, reburied at heroes’ shrine

A traditional chief in Zimbabwe has ordered the exhumation of Robert Mugabe’s remains and their reburial at the national heroes’ shrine in Harare after accusing the late leader’s wife of breaking local custom by interring him at his rural home in 2019. Mugabe, who was removed in a coup that brought Emmerson Mnangagwa to power […]

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Two major cities in Zimbabwe forced to shutdown to prevent anti-government demonstrations

Two main cities of Zimbabwe were shut down on Friday to prevent anti-government protests from demonstrating over corruption and economic crisis. President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s critics say his government is resorting to the authoritarian tactics  by banning demonstrations, and abducting and arresting opponents. Mnangagwa has said the protests constitute an “insurrection” by the opposition. His ZANU-PF party […]