Trend Results : President Robert Mugabe

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 460)


Trump U.N. Speech Apparently Sent Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe to Sleep

The Zimbabwe delegation did not look particularly thrilled by Trump’s 41-minute monologue.

Diamonds fund Zimbabwe's secret police, Global Witness Says

JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwe ’s government is using money earned from diamond exports to fund its Central Intelligence Organisation, blamed for a raft of human-rights abuses as it’s helped to keep President Robert Mugabe in power since 1980,...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe to start compiling new voter register next week

HARARE (Reuters) - President Robert Mugabe on Friday said Zimbabwe will begin compiling a new voter register next week ahead of the 2018 presidential and parliamentary elections, in which the 93-year-old is seeking to extend his 37-year hold on power.

Evicted Zim farmers want compensation

JOHANNESBURG - The Zimbabwe Commercial Farmers Union (CFU) has said that some of the thousands of white Zimbabwean farmers evicted from their land in the early 2000s by President Robert Mugabe’s supporters hope to be compensated and return to the country one day. “I know friends who have gone to Zambia, Britain, South Africa and Australia. Show More Summary

Grace Mugabe steers clear of assault claim

Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe on Friday made her first public comments since facing assault allegations in South Africa, but she avoided any mention of the incident two weeks ago. President Robert Mugabe's wife was granted diplomatic...Show More Summary

Zimbabwe group criticizes evictions linked to first lady

Zimbabwe's human rights commission is criticizing the eviction of families from a farm linked to President Robert Mugabe's wife, calling it "unlawful and inhuman." The statutory body is tasked with … Click to Continue »

Supporters rally for Grace Mugabe after assault claim

Thousands of Zimbabweans marched through Harare on Wednesday in a show of support for first lady Grace Mugabe who evaded assault allegations in South Africa by claiming diplomatic immunity. The march, organised by President Robert Mugabe's...Show More Summary

'Why Do Whites Still Have Power in Your Country?' Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe Taunts South Africa Over Nelson Mandela Legacy

The Zimbabwean president said he had been told that Mandela “made mistakes” when negotiating an end to apartheid.

Grace Mugabe makes first public appearance since South Africa assault charge

4 weeks agoNews : Trending Now

Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, on Friday made her first public appearance since leaving South Africa where she was charged with assault. The wife of 93-year-old Robert Mugabe, a potential successor to the president, was granted diplomatic immunity and left South Africa on Sunday. Show More Summary

Mugabe Says Zimbabwe "Will Not Prosecute Killers Of White Farmers"

93-year-old Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe made it clear in an address this week that people who murdered white farmers during a government-sanctioned purge in the 2000s will never be prosecuted. In 2000, Zimbabwe implemented a controversial land reform program that saw squatters invade and seize hundreds of white-owned farms around the country. Show More Summary

S. African model challenges Grace Mugabe's immunity

A South African model who was allegedly attacked by Zimbabwe's first lady has filed court papers challenging the government's decision to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity, a lawyer said Thursday. The wife of President Robert Mugabe...Show More Summary

Brickbat: Justice Denied

4 weeks agoNews : Reason

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says the murderers of white farmers will never be prosecuted. A number of farmers were killed by squatters during government-sanctioned land grabs years ago.

Zimbabwe's 1st lady was combative long before assault case

The wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is again in the spotlight after South Africa granted her diplomatic immunity despite an alleged attack on a young model in Johannesburg. Grace … Click to Continue »

In Zimbabwe, White Farmers Are Suing President Robert Mugabe Over Land Seizures

The U.S. and other Western donors put heavy sanctions on Zimbabwe after the controversial seizures, during which several white farmers were killed.

S. African activists to challenge Grace Mugabe's immunity

A South African civil rights organisation said Monday it would challenge the government's decision to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe, who was facing assault charges. The wife of President Robert MugabeShow More Summary

Why And How Did Wife Of Zimbabwe President Mugabe Receive Diplomatic Immunity?

Grace Mugabe, the wife of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, returned to her home country on Sunday. This was after being allowed to leave by the South African government. It was also despite the fact that she had been accused of assaulting a young model while in South Africa. Mrs. Show More Summary

South Africa grants Zimbabwe’s first lady immunity over assault claims

last monthNews : BlogPost

Grace Mugabe, wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, is back in her country after South Africa granted her diplomatic immunity Sunday amid allegations that she viciously assaulted a 20-year-old model who was spending time in a hotel with two of her sons in the city of Johannesburg. Saying she was “acting in the interests of South Africa,” […]

Grace Mugabe gets diplomatic immunity, returns to Zimbabwe

last monthHumor / odd : The Sideshow

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Granted diplomatic immunity by South Africa, the wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe returned home from Johannesburg on Sunday despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel there.

Grace Mugabe returns to Zimbabwe despite assault claim

Zimbabwean state media say the wife of President Robert Mugabe has returned home from South Africa despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a … Click to Continue »

Robert Mugabe’s Wife Is Probably Going to Get Away With Beating a South African Model With an Extension Chord

In one of the tawdrier ongoing international political scandals, an alleged assault by Zimbabwe’s first lady has created a diplomatic crisis for South Africa this week. It all started on Sunday when Grace Mugabe, wife of President Robert Mugabe, walked in on her two adult sons and a model named Gabriella Engels at an upscale hotel in Johannesburg. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC