Removed as party leader, Mugabe’s 37-year rule nears end

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe was on Sunday facing the imminent end of his 37-year rule as the once-loyal ZANU-PF party sacked him as its leader and army generals piled pressure

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Resign or be impeached, ruling party tells Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF party said on Sunday that Robert Mugabe must resign as the country’s president or face impeachment, as it also resolved to expel his wife Grace, AFP reports.

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U.S wants Mugabe out of office

The U.S. is seeking “a new era” for Zimbabwe, the State Department’s top official for Africa said, implicitly calling on long-time President Robert Mugabe to step aside as a political

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Mugabe refuses to step down

Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, amid growing calls for his resignation. The 93-year-old was put under house arrest during a military takeover on

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Mugabe meets regional envoys

President Robert Mugabe and envoys from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) held talks in Harare on Thursday, a South African official said, after the military took control of Zimbabwe.

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You must quit now, Tsvangirai tells Mugabe

Zimbabwe opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, has urged President Robert Mugabe to resign in the interest of the country after the military seized power. Mugabe is insisting he remains Zimbabwe’s only

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I remain Zimbabwe’s only legitimate ruler – Mugabe

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, his wife Grace and two key figures from her G40 political faction are under house arrest at Mugabe’s “Blue House” compound in Harare and are insisting

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AU seeks end to ‘coup attempt’ in Zimbabwe

The head of the African Union on Wednesday said the crisis in Zimbabwe “seems like a coup” and called on the military to halt their actions and restore constitutional order,

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Key dates in Mugabe’s 37-year-old rule

The following are key dates in President Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule, one of the longest on the African continent. April 18, 1980: Rhodesia gains independence after 90 years as a

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Military takes over as Mugabe remains on house arrest

Zimbabwe’s military appeared to be in control of the country Wednesday as generals denied staging a coup but used state television to vow to target “criminals” close to President Robert

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