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20 March 2018 2:59 PM 'Thank you Mr President for taking a commercial flight'

Cape Town - President Cyril Ramaphosa has thanked national airline SAA, via Twitter, for their "hospitality", drawing responses from Twitter users, who thanked him for "leading by example". "Today I had the pleasure of flying with our national carrier en route to Kigali, Rwanda for the 10th Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the African 22

16 March 2018 11:43 AM Zim 'has moved on', Mnangagwa says in response to 'private citizen' Mugabe's claims

Harare - Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday that the country "has moved on" in response to claims by former president Robert Mugabe that he was ousted in an illegal "coup d'etat". Mnangagwa added in a short statement that he "noted recent remarks made to the media" by Mugabe who spoke to foreign journalists at a location in Harare 24

15 March 2018 4:00 AM 'Stop harassing Mugabe,' new Zim party warns Mnangagwa

Harare – Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government "must stop harassing former leader Robert Mugabe and accord him his constitutional rights to association and other reforms", the newly formed political outfit, the New Patriotic Front (NPF) has reportedly said. Mutinhiri resigned from parliament, citing the military intervention that pressured 20

12 March 2018 8:34 AM 'I'm not an idiot,' Mugabe tells Mnangagwa as tensions escalate – report

Harare – Zimbabwean former leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly expressed his bitterness over the "way he was toppled", saying he is not ready for talks with his successor President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Mugabe said this as the rift between him and Mnangagwa was said to be "escalating". According to the privately-owned Standard newspaper, Mugabe vowed 27

02 March 2018 5:01 PM Mnangagwa extends amnesty to forex looters

Harare - Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has extended the 3 month moratorium he had given to those who had illegally taken foreign currency out of the country to return it. This comes amid indications that of the 1 166 cases, involving $1.3bn, only $250m has been retrieved. The original amnesty expired on February 28, but has since been extended 37

26 February 2018 6:30 AM 'Angry and bitter' Mugabe says Mnangagwa 'must apologise'

Harare - A bitter Robert Mugabe says new President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his allies should apologise for last year’s military operation that ousted him from power – and he doesn't think Zanu-PF will win this year's polls. Mugabe made the comments at a private party held for him on Saturday at his Harare mansion to celebrate his 94th birthday 34

24 February 2018 5:09 AM My wife Grace 'is being harassed... she cries daily', Mugabe tells AU

Harare - Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe says his wife is being harassed and cries daily, three months after he was forced to step down in the wake of a military takeover, a newspaper reported Friday. Mugabe told the African Union's Moussa Faki Mahamat during a courtesy call he made to the Mugabes' Harare mansion this week that he doesn't feel safe. "They 23

19 February 2018 6:30 AM Mnangagwa visits Tsvangirai's family as MDC faces nasty power struggles

Harare - Zimbabwe's president on Sunday visited the home of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai to pay condolences to his family and to urge unity as power struggles within the opposition have heightened tensions. President Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged that his government will meet hospital and funeral expenses for Tsvangirai, who died of colon 36

17 February 2018 12:00 PM MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai to be buried on Tuesday, says son

Cape Town – Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is set to be buried on Tuesday, his son Edwin Tsvangirai has said. Edwin confirmed during an interview with News24 that the Zimbabwean government was assisting with repatriation and funeral arrangements. "He (Tsvangirai) will be repatriated back home on Saturday evening. He will then be buried 77

17 February 2018 5:10 AM No hero status for Tsvangirai… Mnangagwa offers state-assisted funeral

According to NewsDay, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said his government was assisting the Tsvangirai's family in making arrangement to repatriate his body from South Africa. "I have discussed with my colleagues what honour we are going to give him. We gave him state assisted funeral. Everything will be taken care of by the state," Mnangagwa was quoted 52