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I want to live till 100yrs, no successor yet – Mugabe

I want to live till 100yrs, no successor yet – Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe, says his successor must be chosen democratically and that his wife would not automatically inherit the role. He said on Monday in Harare that this was a serious warning to feuding members of the ZANU-PF party and that he is still in charge after 36 years in power. “Why successor, I

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe wins Confucius Peace Prize

The founder of the Confucius Peace Prize, a would-be Chinese rival to the Nobel, on Thursday defended this year’s award to Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who has often been accused of rights abuses. Qiao Damo, founder of the little-known China International Peace Studies Centre, which runs the accolade, told AFP that Mugabe had been recognised

Robert Mugabe tells UN General Assembly: ‘We are not gays!

Robert Mugabe used the United Nations podium on Monday evening to attack homosexuality in front of the general assembly Deviating from his prepared remarks, the 91-year-old leader of Zimbabwe reportedly barked: “We are not gays!” Times of India reports. Mugabe made the comment as he criticized western nations’ “double standards” and attempts to “prescribe ‘new

Zimbabwe information minister describes some Nigerian journalists as uncouth for mocking Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Jonathan Nathaniel Moyo who is also the Zanu-PF Secretary for Science and Technology has described some Nigerian journalists as not well behaved. He took to his twitter account to express his concerns on the treatment Zimbabwean president got from some Nigerian reporters in what he described as