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The devastating economic legacy of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe was once the bread basket of Africa. But it's been slammed by industrial mismanagement, food shortages, a collapsed currency and rampant corruption. Robert...

Zimbabwe’s state mouthpiece captures fall of First Lady Grace

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's longstanding government and ruling party mouthpiece, The Herald newspaper, has abruptly changed its tune on President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace,...

Robert Mugabe: Zimbabwe’s war hero turned brutal autocrat

Mugabe had been teetering on the brink of political ruin since the country's military seized power in the capital Harare, on Wednesday. It was...

Robert Mugabe resigns after 37 years as Zimbabwe’s leader

The announcement came as Parliament began proceedings to impeach him, six days after the military seized control in the capital, Harare, and placed the...

50 killed in Nigeria mosque bomb attack

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Former Zimbabwe VP urges President Mugabe to resign

Mugabe, who has led Zimbabwe for nearly 40 years, has yet to publicly announce his resignation despite an apparent coup and his political party,...

UN chief: Libya slave auctions may be crimes against humanity

The reports demonstrate some of "the most egregious abuses of human rights" and may amount to crimes against humanity, Secretary-General António Guterres said. "I...

Kenya’s Supreme Court rules election rerun valid

"The presidential election on 26 October is hereby upheld," Chief Justice David Maraga said following a unanimous vote by six members of the court.The...

Ultimatum for Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe: resign or be impeached

A defiant Mugabe stunned the nation he has ruled for 37 years Sunday when he refused to say in a nationally televised address if...

Thousands of African gray parrots rescued from traffickers in Congo (video)

Wildlife Conservation Society and Bronx Zoo are treating the purloined parrots at a specially built care facility; some 900 have been released back into...