Optimism as Secondary School Students Begin National Exams

[New Times] Candidates sitting Ordinary and Advanced Level national examinations have expressed optimism saying they had enough time to prepare and that the first day was promising.

[New Times] Candidates sitting Ordinary and Advanced Level national examinations have expressed optimism saying they had enough time to prepare and that the first day was promising.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What Happens After Mugabe’s Resignation?

[News24Wire] While Zimbabweans take to the street to celebrate the end of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule and usher in a new era, questions still remain about how a new leader will be chosen and what will happen to Mugabe.

[News24Wire] While Zimbabweans take to the street to celebrate the end of Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule and usher in a new era, questions still remain about how a new leader will be chosen and what will happen to Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Those Responsible for Injustices Must Be Held Accountable’

[News24Wire] Global human rights watchdog Amnesty International said Zimbabwe must renounce past abuses and transition to a new era, in which those who are responsible for past injustices must be held accountable.

[News24Wire] Global human rights watchdog Amnesty International said Zimbabwe must renounce past abuses and transition to a new era, in which those who are responsible for past injustices must be held accountable.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

This Is a Big Moment, Says Opposition MDC After Mugabe Steps Down

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party, has described the resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe as a “new beginning for everyone in the country”.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party, has described the resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe as a "new beginning for everyone in the country".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa ‘Likely to Take Over As President Unless Military Stops Him’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s exiled deputy president Emmerson Mnangagwa is likely to take over as the country’s interim president after the resignation of president Robert Mugabe on Tuesday, says a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's exiled deputy president Emmerson Mnangagwa is likely to take over as the country's interim president after the resignation of president Robert Mugabe on Tuesday, says a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Governments Are Closing Down Space for Civil Society – Jay Naidoo

[allAfrica] Currently a political and social activist, Jay Naidoo was a pioneering trade unionist who fought apartheid in South Africa and went on after liberation to serve as a minister in Nelson Mandela’s cabinet. He is also a member of the board of …

[allAfrica] Currently a political and social activist, Jay Naidoo was a pioneering trade unionist who fought apartheid in South Africa and went on after liberation to serve as a minister in Nelson Mandela's cabinet. He is also a member of the board of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, which this week published the latest edition of the Ibrahim Index of African Governance. He discussed this year's findings in an interview with AllAfrica's John Allen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe Resigns

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has finally given up his weakened grip on power by resigning from office after 37 years of Independence. Mugabe has been for over a week been hanging on to power after the army stepped in to … Continued

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has finally given up his weakened grip on power by resigning from office after 37 years of Independence. Mugabe has been for over a week been hanging on to power after the army stepped in to stop his scheme aimed at installing his wife as his successor. Speaker of the National Assembly Jacob Mudenda made the announcement whilst the house was deliberating on impeachment motion. Mugabe has been in office since the country’s Independence in 1980. Harare and the rest of the country has erupted into scenes of jubilation. Mugabe has never known peace since firing his Vice President Emerson Mnangagwa. The post Mugabe Resigns appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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