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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.

Zimbabwe's president leads tributes to Morgan Tsvangirai

Zimbabwe's president leads tributes to Morgan Tsvangirai

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa led tributes to late opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Thursday, describing the long-time rival of ousted president Robert Mugabe as a dedicated defender of democracy.

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Robert Mugabe led Zimbabwe from independence in 1980 but stepped down on Tuesday after the army seized power and the ruling party turned against him.

Zimbabwe's next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Zimbabwe's next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Emmerson Mnangagwa flew into Harare's Manyame airbase from South Africa and met key members of the ruling ZANU-PF there before heading to the nerve-centre of power, State House, for a briefing.

Mugabe resigns as president, ending four decades of rule

Mugabe resigns as president, ending four decades of rule

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe clung on for a week after an army takeover and expulsion from his own ruling ZANU-PF party.