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A year after Mnangagwa’s election, old woes haunt Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa, 76, who took over from long-time autocrat Robert Mugabe, went into the July 30 2018 elections vowing to revive Zimbabwe's sickly economy

Zimbabwe nostalgic for Mugabe?

"Comrade Bob" was toppled from 37 years in power in November 2017 following a brief military takeover

Anger as Mnangagwa raises petrol prices in Zimbabwe

President Emmerson Mnangagwa said prices of petrol and diesel would more than double to tackle a shortfall caused by increased demand

Empty shelves, rationed bread ring alarm bells in Zimbabwe

A currency crunch and a new tax on electronic transactions have spawned fears that Zimbabwe's wrecked economy is about to endure a fresh bout of chaos

Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Since independence from Britain in 1980, Zimbabwe has known only three presidents — Canaan Banana, Robert Mugabe and now, Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe top court to hear appeal against election result

The Movement for Democratic Change has accused the ruling ZANU-PF party and the election commission of rigging the July 30 vote

Zim opposition in court over post-election violence

At least six people died after troops in the capital Harare opened fire on demonstrators on Wednesday

‘Election was rigged’ says opposition, police confirm three dead

A credible and peaceful vote was meant to end Zimbabwe's international isolation and draw in foreign investment to revive the shattered economy

Opposition protests as ZANU-PF wins Zimbabwe parliament

The parliamentary results strengthened the chances of President Emmerson Mnangagwa holding power

Zimbabwe rivals both say on course for election victory

​Zimbabwe's two rival presidential candidates on Tuesday both claimed they were heading for victory as votes were counted

Zimbabwe’s split opposition is helping Mnangagwa to victory

Twenty-three candidates — the highest number in the country's election history — are in the running for the presidential race

After Mugabe, Zim opposition stumbles before vote

​With Zim holding elections this year, the opposition had been feeling cautiously optimistic— until its arch-enemy, Mugabe, was ousted from power

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