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Robert Mugabe marks 93rd birthday with praise for Donald Trump - The Guardian

Robert Mugabe, who has ridiculed regular reports that he is close to death, spoke on his 93rd birthday about creating jobs in Zimbabwe's wrecked economy. Photograph: Aaron Ufumeli/EPA. Robert Mugabe. Robert Mugabe marks 93rd birthday with praise for ...and more »

Robert Mugabe could contest election as corpse, says wife - The Guardian

Grace and Robert Mugabe arrive at party headquarters in Harare this week. Photograph: Philimon Bulawayo/Reuters. Robert Mugabe. Robert Mugabe could contest election as corpse, says wife. Grace Mugabe tells supporters that Zimbabwe's 92-year-old ...and more »

Meet Evan Mawarire, the Zimbabwean Pastor Risking His Life for Political Change - TIME

Zimbabwean Pastor Evan Mawarire gestures after addressing students during a lecture at Wits University in Johannesburg, on July 28, 2016. Mujahid Safodien—AFP/Getty Images. By Tara John. February 21, 2017. Evan Mawarire does not regret coming back to ...and more »

Even a dead Robert Mugabe could stand in Zimbabwe election - wife - BBC News

The wife of Zimbabwe's 92-year-old President, Robert Mugabe, has said that he is so popular that if he died, he could run as a corpse in next year's election and still win votes. Grace Mugabe, 51, was addressing a rally of the governing Zanu-PF party ...and more »

Zimbabwe: President Robert Mugabe praises Donald Trump's nationalism - International Business Times UK

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said he agrees with United States (US) President Donald Trump's nationalism, and hopes his American counterpart may reconsider sanctions applied against Zimbabwe. In November, Zimbabwe's ruling party Zanu-PF said ...and more »

As he turns 93, Mugabe dismisses corruption allegations - Reuters

HARARE (Reuters) - As he celebrated his 93rd birthday on Tuesday, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe brushed aside persistent allegations of corruption against senior officials, saying rumor-mongers were merely targeting “big fish” in his administration ...and more »

Zimbabwe's Rulers Use a Monument's Walls to Build a Legacy - New York Times

GREAT ZIMBABWE NATIONAL MONUMENT, Zimbabwe — Black Africans could never have built the Great Zimbabwe monument, or so the white rulers used to say. Clearly, it was made by the Phoenicians or other visitors from faraway places, they insisted. Never ...and more »

Dead president, dead economy: Mugabe to run for one more term - euronews

Robert Mugabe says the people of Zimbabwe and the governing ZANU-PF party see no viable alternative for the elections in 2018 general. “They want me to stand for elections, they want me to stand for elections everywhere in the party…the majority of ...and more »

Mugabe praises Trump's 'America First' policy but condemns wall - ITV News

On his 93rd birthday, the world's oldest head of state, Robert Mugabe, insisted he has no plans to stand down as Zimbabwe's leader and vowed to stand again in the country's 2018 election. Speaking in an interview with state-run media, the controversial ...and more »

Robert Mugabe's wife says he could run in election 'as a corpse' -

Zimbabwe's 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe should run "as a corpse" in next year's election if he dies before the vote, his wife says. Grace Mugabe on Saturday morning (NZT) accused some ruling ZANU-PF party officials of plotting to take over from ...and more »