13-Sep-2019 to 12:12

Vilified at home, yet revered by Africa as their own

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), and President of Tanzania, John Magufuli, writing on his official @MagufuliJP Twitter handle said, “Africa has lost one of her brave leaders who resisted colonialism with actions.”

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13-Sep-2019 to 08:57

Mugabe: The 'devil' who was once an 'angel'

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Not many African leaders captivated the world as much as Robert Mugabe, the nonagenarian former Zimbabwean president who died last weekend at the ripe old age of 95. Uncle Bob was either a hero or a villain - a devil who was once an angel, depending on one’s political persuasion.

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12-Sep-2019 to 13:50

19 African leaders to attend Mugabe funeral service – Official

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — At least 11 serving African leaders and eight former presidents have so far confirmed that they will attend Saturday’s state funeral of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, APA learnt on Thursday.

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12-Sep-2019 to 13:14

Impasse over Mugabe’s final resting place

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe is proving to be a thorn in the flesh for his successor in death as he was when he was alive.

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11-Sep-2019 to 14:12

Mugabe’s remains arrive Zimbabwe for burial

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The remains of Zimbabwe’s founding president Robert Mugabe arrived in Harare on Wednesday from Singapore where he died last week.

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09-Sep-2019 to 07:52

State funeral for Mugabe set for Saturday – Ministry

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A funeral service for late former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will be held at Harare’s National Sports Stadium on Saturday before his burial the following day, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Sunday.

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06-Sep-2019 to 11:26

Outpouring of grief as Zimbabweans mourn Mugabe

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Robert Mugabe was indeed a special person. Blessed with the gift of a sharp mind and one of Africa’s most eloquent leaders, he was never short of admirers and those who loathed him.

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