• Who's in charge in Zimbabwe? Here are the leading players

    2 days ago - By National Post

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - Who's in charge in Zimbabwe? What just happened? Here's a look at the players in a fast-moving political drama that has President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state, in military custody.
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    PRESIDENT ROBERT MUGABE
    The wily, 93-year-old Mugabe has led the once-prosperous southern African nation since independence from white minority rule in 1980, and many in the country know no other leader. Despite signs of his increasing frailty that include dozing off in meetings, stumbling and extended trips overseas for medical treatment, he has withstood multiple...
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  • Who's in charge in Zimbabwe? Here are the leading players

    2 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - Who's in charge in Zimbabwe? What just happened? Here's a look at the players in a fast-moving political drama that has President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state, in military custody.
    PRESIDENT ROBERT MUGABE
    The wily, 93-year-old Mugabe has led the once-prosperous southern African nation since independence from white minority rule in 1980, and many in the country know no other leader. Despite signs of his increasing frailty that include dozing off in meetings, stumbling and extended trips overseas for medical treatment, he has withstood multiple election...
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  • A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long rule

    2 days ago - By ABC News

    A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long and tumultuous rule
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  • A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long rule

    2 days ago - By National Post

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - Africa is riveted by the overnight drama that has left longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe in military custody. Many across the continent have known no other leader of the once-prosperous southern African nation but the 93-year-old Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state. Here is a look at his more than three decades in power.
    -- 1980: Mugabe named prime minister after independence elections 1982: Military action begins in Matabeleland against perceived uprising; government is accused of killing thousands of civilians 1987: Mugabe changes constitution and becomes...
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