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President vows to probe Zimbabwe forces over crackdown

Fears of the return of violent repression sparked crackdown of Zimbabwe forces.

Emmerson Mnangagwa angkat sumpah presiden Zimbabwe

Ia selepas satu pilihan raya yang kelam-kabut dan menyaksikan perpecahan dalam kalangan rakyatnya.

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa, whose victory in the July 30 polls was challenged by the main opposition, pledged to "protect and promote the rights of Zimbabweans".

Mnangagwa narrowly wins Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe election

Zimbabwe braced for public reaction to the election results after 6 people were killed on Wednesday when troops fired live rounds against MDC demonstrators alleging the vote had been rigged.

Zimbabwe’s ruling party wins majority seats in parliament-poll body

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission results showed the ZANU-PF cruising to a big majority after picking up 109 seats against 41 for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC).

Zimbabweans vote in 1st election since Mugabe’s removal

The election will see 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time Mugabe ally, face 40-year-old Nelson Chamisa, a lawyer and pastor.

EU to observe Zimbabwe polls for first time in 16 years

Zimbabwe formally invited the EU in March to send an election observation mission.

Zimbabwe army won’t allow opposition to rule, minister says

Deputy Minister of Finance Terence Mukupe claimed that Zimbabwe's army would not let opposition leader Nelson Chamisa take power if he defeated President Emmerson Mnangagwa in an election.

Mnangagwa allies, ministers lose in Zimbabwe ruling party primaries

The results do not bode well for ZANU-PF's chances in the elections to be held in July 2018.

Zimbabwe invites West to observe vote for first time since 2002

Zimbabwe will invite the United States, the European Union’s Commission and parliament, Australia, and the Commonwealth of Nations to observe its upcoming elections.

Zimbabwe leader Mnangagwa to meet Xi in first China state visit

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa will use his state visit to seek economic support from China.

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa pardons 3,000 prisoners to ease overcrowding

The pardon will benefit all female prisoners except those sentenced to death or facing life sentences, all juveniles, and all people jailed for less than 36 months.

Ex-Zimbabwe leader Mugabe calls ouster ‘coup d’état’

Robert Mugabe considers the Zimbabwean military's taking over of power as a coup d'état.

Russia eyes Zimbabwe’s diamonds and platinum

Russia has proposed plans to work with Zimbabwe regarding its diamond and platinum industries.

Mugabe acolyte forms new Zimbabwe political party to challenge Mnangagwa

Ambrose Mutinhiri, who is supported by former president Robert Mugabe, has formed the New Patriotic Front.

Victims relive Zimbabwe massacres that taint new leader

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been criticized over his refusal to apologize over his role in the Bhalagwe massacres of over 30 years ago.

Zimbabwe ruling party fires 11 Mugabe allies from parliament

Local media say that ZANU-PF is targeting those who publicly backed the ousted leader and his wife.

Mugabe ousted by ‘military coup’ claims ex-minister

Jonathan Moyo says Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa stole power and was leading an 'illegal regime'.

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa drops hint military chief set for vice presidency

Constantino Chiwenga, who led the coup that ejected Robert Mugabe from office, is likely to become Zimbabwe's next vice president.

Mnangagwa issues ultimatum for externalised funds

The government will proceed to effect arrest of all those who would not have complied with this directive and will ensure that they are prosecuted in terms of the country's laws.

Zimbabwe cabinet pick to show if Mnangagwa is breaking with the...

Emmerson Mnangagwa's upcoming cabinet selections will reveal much about his political stances.

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

A government source said Mugabe told negotiators he wanted to die in Zimbabwe and had no plans to live in exile.

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa to be sworn in as president on Friday

Mnangagwa’s sacking prompted the military takeover that forced Mugabe out.

Zimbabwe lawmakers begin historic debate on Mugabe impeachment

There were tense protests outside parliament as hundreds of demonstrators -- from rival political parties -- shouted for Mugabe to go.