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Mugabe burial underway in rural Zimbabwe home

Mugabe burial underway in rural Zimbabwe home

The family of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe gathered in his rural homestead on Saturday, three weeks after his death, to attend a much-awaited burial ceremony in the village of Kutama.

Mugabe's family announces burial in his hometown on Saturday

Mugabe's family announces burial in his hometown on Saturday

A battle over where former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe should be laid to rest took another unexpected turn on Thursday, with a family spokesman saying ...

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Zimbabwe ex-president Robert Mugabe's family and the government squabbled over his burial on Thursday, with the place of the ceremony -- and even its date ...

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Zimbabwe's long-time dictator Robert Mugabe will be buried at the National Heroes Acre, a hilltop shrine reserved for the country's ruling elite, a presidential spokesman told dpa on Sunday.

Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged to "protect and promote the rights of Zimbabweans" in an inauguration ceremony attended by thousands of supporters in Harare.

Zimbabwe opposition leader decries 'fraudulent' election

Zimbabwe opposition leader decries 'fraudulent' election

Zimbabwe's opposition leader insisted on Friday that he won the country's landmark election, rejecting the results as "fraudulent" and vowing to challenge them in court.

Zimbabweans vote in first election since Mugabe's removal

Zimbabweans vote in first election since Mugabe's removal

Zimbabweans voted on Monday in the first election since the removal of former president Robert Mugabe, a watershed moment they hope will rid the country of its pariah status and spark a recovery in its failed economy.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe hopes his former party will lose poll

Zimbabwe's Mugabe hopes his former party will lose poll

President Mnangagwa, Mugabe's former ally in the ruling ZANU-PF party, faces opposition leader Nelson Chamisa of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in the landmark vote.

Fraud risk looms over Zimbabwe's post-Mugabe election

Fraud risk looms over Zimbabwe's post-Mugabe election

Zimbabwe goes to the polls Monday in its first election since authoritarian leader Robert Mugabe was ousted last year, with allegations mounting of voter fraud and predictions of a disputed result.

Zimbabwe presidential election too close to call - poll

Zimbabwe presidential election too close to call - poll

The election will be the first since former leader Robert Mugabe was removed in a de facto coup in November.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa launches election campaign

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa launches election campaign

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday called for his ruling ZANU-PF party to "humbly" appeal for votes as he launched his campaign ahead of elections expected in July.

Britain wants Zimbabwe back in the Commonwealth

Britain wants Zimbabwe back in the Commonwealth

Britain said on Friday it would strongly support Zimbabwe's re-entry to the Commonwealth and praised President Emmerson Mnangagwa for impressive progress since Robert Mugabe was toppled in a military coup.