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Zimbabwe:Mugabe Axed From Ruling Party

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has axed President Robert Mugabe as leader and first secretary of the party, reports NewsDay from Harare.

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Zimbabwe:Rejoice But Beware of 'Dry-Cleaning' Zanu-PF - Rainbow Coalition

[New Zimbabwe] THE People's Rainbow Coalition (PRC) says while it welcomes the army's seizure of political power, it is worried that this might be a "dry-cleaning" process for Zanu PF.

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Zimbabwe:War Vets Leader Wants Mugabe Out on Sunday

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe must agree to a deal with the military or he would have to face a citizens lynch mob, war veterans have said.

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South Africa:Springboks Grind Out Much-Needed Rugby Win in Paris

[News24Wire] It was far from clinical, but the Springboks carved out a much-needed 18-17 win against France in Paris on Saturday.

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Zimbabwe:All Makings of a Blockbuster in Mugabe Standoff With Military

[CAJ News] Harare -EVENTS in Zimbabwe over the past few days read like a script taken straight from a blockbuster movie with suspense, tragedy and comedy.

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Zimbabwe:Zanu-PF Says to Boot Mugabe Out On Sunday

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe will be fired from the Zanu PF leadership on Sunday, party sources said Saturday as negotiations for his departure continued amid wild celebrations in Bulawayo and Harare.

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Zimbabwe:Zhuwao Says Coup Meant to Prop Up Unpopular Mnangagwa, 'Dumb' Zimbabweans Must Not Celebrate

[New Zimbabwe] Embattled Public Service Minister Patrick Zhuwao said Zimbabweans are "dumb" as they are now being "used" by the military to fight against a leader they popularly elected five years ago for the benefit of expelled Emerson Mnangagwa who is not popular within the ruling party Zanu PF structures.

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Zimbabwe:Mugabe

[Zimbabwe Standard] The old adage that "a week is a long time in politics" rang true for President Robert Mugabe and his over-ambitious wife yesterday as euphoric crowds took to the streets demanding an end to the dictator's ruinous rule.

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Zimbabwe:Zimbabwe Now Liberated and Free - ZBC

[New Zimbabwe] THE ZBC was Saturday calling the country "free and liberated" as the bulk of Harare's population seemed to be streaming toward the official residence of long-time President Robert Mugabe in a call for him to leave.

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Zimbabwe:Exiled Paul Siwela Says No to Mnangagwa Presidency

[New Zimbabwe] SELF-EXILED secessionist Matabeleland Liberation Organisation (MLO) leader, Paul Siwela, has welcomed the military move to oust President Mugabe saying the long-time ruler caused untold suffering to his own people during his 37- year-long rule.

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