Mugabe resigns under military pressure after 37 years as Zimbabwe's leader

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's leader for nearly four decades, resigned Tuesday after being sidelined by the military and cast out by his own political party, marking the end of a tumultuous reign that lasted from the country's ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

Mugabe's likely successor Mnangagwa due back in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's former vice-president, whose sacking led to the shock resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe, could be sworn in as the new president within hours, the ruling party says. Emmerson Mnangagwa, who fled to South Africa two weeks ago, ......mehr

Quelle : BBC News

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa to return as Mugabe's likely successor

Zimbabwe's former vice-president, whose sacking led to the shock resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe, could be sworn in as the new president within hours, the ruling party says. Emmerson Mnangagwa, who fled to South Africa two weeks ago, ......mehr

Quelle : BBC News

Euphoric Zimbabwe awaits arrival of former Mugabe deputy to be new leader

HARARE, Zimbabwe — The morning after ecstatic celebrations over the resignation of the long ruling President Robert Mugabe, the people of Zimbabwe awaited Wednesday the arrival of his former vice president, expected now to become the interim leader....mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa returns as Mugabe's likely successor

Zimbabwe's former vice-president, whose sacking sparked events leading to the shock resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe, will be sworn in as the new president on Friday, state TV says. Emmerson Mnangagwa, who fled to South Africa two weeks ......mehr

Quelle : BBC News

Without Mugabe, is democracy coming to Zimbabwe? Probably not.

On Tuesday, after 37 years of authoritarian rule, Robert Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe. That stunning move — celebrated by lawmakers cheering and citizens dancing in the streets — came after a dizzying series of events. Mugabe's two most ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

Emmerson Mnangagwa, Mugabe Ex-Deputy, Will Be Sworn In as Zimbabwe's President

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Emmerson Mnangagwa, the military-backed politician whose allies ended Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule over Zimbabwe, will be sworn in as the new president on Friday, the speaker of the country's Parliament announced on ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times