Zimbabwe’s government has declared 25 October a national holiday. The country will come to a standstill. Schools are to be closed and the government ... has ordered head teachers to bus students to specified venues to attend ceremonies for a day against sanctions.
A liberation hero to some and a tyrant to others, in death as in life former president Robert Mugabe polarises discussion among Zimbabwean activists, ... workers, and politicians around the world. However, much less heard from during these conversations have been the thousands of young people across the Zimbabwean diaspora who are still affected by his legacy every day.
The death of Robert Mugabe in Singapore on the 6th of September, 2019, comes hardly two years since he was ousted in the 15 November 2017 coup, ... led by the very persons – namely, Emmerson Mnangagwa and Constantino Chiwenga – in whom Mugabe had restored both his confidence and security.
Since the November 2017 coup that toppled Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe and the elections in 2018, the regime of President Emmerson Mnangagwa has ... forged two forms of rule. These have been based on coercion on the one hand, and on the other dialogue.