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News Zimbabwe » Social: Zimbabwe’s Morgan Tsvangirai: heroic herald of an epoch foretold

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/news/southern-africa/2018/02/16/zimbabwes-morgan-tsvangirai-heroic-herald-epoch-foretold/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

He was a very brave and iconic figure in the leadership of Zimbabwe’s anti-authoritarian and social justice movements that emerged in the wake of the austerity inducing structural adjustment programmes of the 1990s. Workers, students, and progressive ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: VC of Zimbabwe’s oldest university arrested over Grace Mugabe’s doctorate

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/19/vc-zimbabwes-oldest-university-arrested-grace-mugabes-doctorate/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Vice-Chancellor of Zimbabwe’s oldest university has been arrested over ... A copy of the 226-page doctoral thesis, titled “The Changing Social Structure and Functions of the Family” was only published last month following public calls for the ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: TL; DR: All-round Rashid sends Zimbabwe packing

News channel or source: https://www.wisdenindia.com/wisden-india-lite/tl-dr-all-round-rashid-sends-zimbabwe-packing/292722
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Zimbabwe were skittled out for 95 in the 33rd over with Rashid ... There will also be engagement with fans over social-networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter - including blogs, polls and fan votes on various elements of the digital offering.

News Zimbabwe » Social: Changing Zimbabwe’s past

News channel or source: http://www.newzimbabwe.com/opinion-46650-New+era+Changing+Zimbabwe’s+past/opinion.aspx
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

are afraid of the social consequences of ending consumer subsidies and other forms of dependence on the state sector.” The lesson, therefore, that Zimbabwe can learn from the Soviet Union’s transition out of communism nearly thirty years ago is that ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: Zimbabwe arrest over Grace Mugabe's 'fake' PhD

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Zimbabwe_arrest_over_Grace_Mugabes_fake_PhD?profile=1228
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AFP) — Zimbabwean anti-corruption investigators ... A copy of the 226-page doctoral thesis, titled "The Changing Social Structure and Functions of the Family" was only published last month following public calls for Grace to be stripped ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: Lessons from Zimbabwe: Neo-Coup d’états and Africa’s future

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/features/Lessons-from-Zimbabwe-Neo-Coup-d-tats-and-Africa-s-future-626644
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

This was not the case in Zimbabwe; the military was determined to go the extra mile – allowing Mugabe to attend a public event and flooding social media with ‘happy-face’ pictures of themselves and Mugabe – to prove that whatever was happening was ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: Zimbabwe: Morgan Tsvangirai, a political leader who fought for human rights

News channel or source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/02/zimbabwe-morgan-tsvangirai-a-political-leader-who-fought-for-human-rights/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

“His death will be felt as a serious blow by those who continue to struggle for human rights, rule of law and social justice in Zimbabwe.” Following a career as a trade unionist, Morgan Tsvangirai rose to the centre of Zimbabwean politics in the late ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: Zimbabwe: Chiyangwa's Bag of Empty Promises

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802180057.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

HIS ascension to Zimbabwe's most influential football position started off as a social media jibe, and one is tempted to wish it had remained so. It was even unfathomable that the flamboyant businessman-cum-politician Phillip Chiyangwa was eligible to ...

News Zimbabwe » Social: Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai 'has left big shoes to fill'

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/zimbabwes-opposition-leader-morgan-tsvangirai-has-left-big-shoes-to-fill/a-42604820
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The father of Zimbabwean opposition politics, Morgan Tsvangirai, is no more. He was one of the bravest and most committed social democrats Zimbabwe has ever produced. Sadly, he has passed on without fulfilling his dream of leading a democratic Zimbabwe.

News Zimbabwe » Social: Africa’s New Pattern of Leadership Succession: the Case of Zimbabwe, South Africa and DRC

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/18/africas-new-pattern-of-leadership-succession-the-case-of-zimbabwe-south-africa-and-drc/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe is a case in point ... In Africa, leaders always cover up social and criminal atrocities. President Mugabe was eased out illegally but everyone kept quiet about the manner of the removal. President Mugabe was removed for some ...