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Mugabe ignores party’s deadline to quit, faces impeachment

  Members of Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party are preparing to meet to discuss the possible impeachment of President Robert Mugabe, after a deadline for his resignation came and went on Monday. The deadline was set by Mr Mugabe's own party, Zanu-PF. The embattled leader surprised Zimbabweans on Sunday, declaring on TV that he

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Mnangagwa takes over as Zimbabwe Ruling Party leader as Mugabe Fired

  Zimbabwe’s ruling party fired President Robert Mugabe as its leader, a move that will effectively bring an end to his 37-year rule over the southern African nation. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front’s central committee in the capital, Harare, on Sunday. Emmerson Mnangagwa

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Mugabe will be removed as Zimbabwe president on Sunday, ruling Zanu-PF party sources say

-Reuters   Robert Mugabe will be removed as Zimbabwe president, two sources from the country's ruling Zanu-PF party have said. The party will reportedly hold a special central committee meeting on Sunday morning to dismiss the 93-year-old as leader. The meeting is due to start at 10.30am local time and is also set to

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Five killed as Police clashes with Odinga’s supporters in Kenya

  At least five people have been killed in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, as police clashed with supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga. Officers on Friday used tear gas and water cannon to break up large crowds cheering Odinga's convoy from the airport to central Nairobi, after his return to Kenya from a

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