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Zimbabweans celebrate as Mugabe resigns as president

Robert Mugabe on Tuesday resigned as Zimbabwe’s president, ending his 37-year reign of autocratic control and brutality, days after a military takeover...

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Zimbabwe parliament votes today to impeach Mugabe

Impeachment proceedings against Robert Mugabe will start on Tuesday after 230 members of the ruling Zanu-PF party voted in favor of the motion in Harere on ...

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Mugabe has lost public, party support – Britain

Robert Mugabe has “lost the support of the people and of his party”, Britain said Monday after the Zimbabwean president insisted he still holds power ...

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Kenya: Supreme Court upholds Kenyatta victory in presidential polls

Kenya’s Supreme Court upheld on Monday Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory in the presidential election rerun held last month. “The court has unanimously determined that the petitions ...

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Mugabe clings to power, brushes aside resignation hopes

Robert Mugabe clung on as Zimbabwe’s president Sunday, using national TV to insist he still holds power despite a military takeover and mounting pressure for his autocratic 37-year rule to end ...

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Zimbabweans demand Mugabe’s resignation at Harare rally

Thousands of Zimbabweans have taken to the streets to demand President Robert Mugabe’s resignation, a spectacle that would have been unthinkable just one week ago. Saturday’s ...

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Zimbabwe coup: I need more time as president, says Mugabe

Robert Mugabe has asked for “a few more days, a few more months” as he faces calls to stand down. It comes after he made ...

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Qatar sets $200 as minimum wage

Qatar has set a temporary minimum wage for migrant workers worth around $200 a month, its labour minister said Thursday, a benchmark reform following widespread ...

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Mugabe resists military pressure to resign …as AU rejects coup in Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwean’s President, Robert Mugabe, has refused to resign after a military coup, insisting that he remains the only legitimate ruler of the country. But ...

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France will replace US funding for UN climate science – Macron

By Arthur Neslen French president Emmanuel Macron sent a pulse of excitement racing through the Bonn climate summit with a speech seizing the mantle of ...

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