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Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa pardons 3,000 prisoners

All women, except those with life sentences, and all juvenile prisoners under the age of 18 are granted amnesty.

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

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's new president Emmerson Mnangagwa has pardoned up to 3,000 prisoners, including most female inmates, in his first act of clemency, a government notice showed on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe's president threatens to prosecute forex culprits

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Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Monday named hundreds of mines, Chinese businesses and individuals who had illegally transferred foreign currency abroad during Robert Mugabe's rule and warned they would be prosecuted. TheShow More Summary

President says Zimbabwe to hold elections in July

Zimbabwe's first presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of former strongman Robert Mugabe's long rule will take place in July, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday. The polls will be the first major test of the new leader, who took power in November after a de facto military coup forced the 94-year-old Mugabe to resign. Show More Summary

Zimbabwe's president leads tributes to opposition leader Tsvangirai

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By Alfonce Mbizwo HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa led tributes to late opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Thursday, describing the long-time rival of recently ousted president Robert Mugabe as a dedicated defender of democracy. Show More Summary

Emmerson Mnangagwa offers Zimbabwe's white farmers 99-year leases in bid to resolve land issue

White farmers in Zimbabwe have said they are are relieved and “at peace” after president Emmerson Mnangagwa's government said it would end land invasions and offer them longer leases for their farms. Mr Mnangagwa, who came to power...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe to give white farmers 99-year leases, like black counterparts

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Zimbabwe will issue 99-year leases to white farmers, according to a government circular, after new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said he would end discrimination along racial lines in agriculture. Fewer than 400 white farmers are still...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe names judge Chigumba as election commission chief before crucial vote

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has named High Court Judge Priscilla Chigumba as head of the election agency, according to an official letter, ahead of a vote this year whose credibility will be key in rebuilding the nation's foreign relations.

Boost to Zim's growth expected

INTERNATIONAL - Zimbabwe's economy could grow by up to 6 percent this year, more than an initial forecast of 4.5 percent, due to the reforms being pursued by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government, the finance minister told a state-owned...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe elections before July: president

Zimbabwe will go to the polls before July, in the first elections since Robert Mugabe was ousted after 37 years in power, the country's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said Wednesday. Mnangagwa, who took office in November after a shock military takeover led to Mugabe's resignation, promised to hold a fair vote and to accept the result if he loses. Show More Summary

Zimbabwe president promises elections by July, to respect result

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, said on Wednesday the country would go to elections by July and that he would respect the result if the opposition won power.

All eyes on Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa at WEF in Davos

Emmerson Mnangagwa, the man who recently ousted Robert Mugabe as president of Zimbabwe after 37 years, is in the Swiss city of Davos to tell the global elite that his country is "open for business".

Reserves to back Zimbabwe's currency relaunch

INTERNATIONAL - Zimbabwe’s new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, said his government is considering building reserves of gold and diamonds to back the eventual relaunch of the country’s own currency. The nation abandoned the Zimbabwe dollar...Show More Summary

New Zimbabwe leader orders top officials to declare assets

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe has given cabinet ministers and senior government officials until the end of February to declare their assets as new President Emmerson Mnangagwa seeks to foster transparency and fight corruption.

Davos a reality check for Zimbabwe’s new president Emmerson Mnangagwa

JOHANNENSBURG - The World Economic Forum will welcome Zimbabwe’s new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa - who has been on a crusade to reassure and draw international capital back into the country - this week, the first such visit by the leader...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe's new president thinks Brexit is a 'good thing'

Brexit is a "good thing" for Zimbabwe because then Britain will "need" it, the country's president said. Emmerson Mnangagwa told the Financial Times that both he and the UK were keen that Zimbabwe return to the Commonwealth. Commonwealth...Show More Summary

Zimbabwean president wants UN to observe vote

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa wants international observers including UN officials to watch over the country's upcoming elections, he said in a Financial Times interview. Mnangagwa has adopted a more diplomatic tone since taking over as leader in November, after the ousting of the authoritarian Robert Mugabe, his former boss. Show More Summary

Zimbabwe to hold first post-Mugabe vote in summer

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says country will hold vote within four to five months.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa announces election in four to five months

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, a newspaper on Thursday quoted President Emmerson Mnangagwa as saying, the first time since independence the southern African state will conduct a vote that does not involve Robert Mugabe.

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