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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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Accreditation,voting begins in Anambra, Voters flee polling unit over ‘charms’

  Accreditation and voting by registered voters for the Anambra governorship in some part of the state have started. At some wards in Awka accreditation and voting began simultaneously at about 9:10am. Incumbent governor, Willie Obiano, wife, aides arrived polling unit around 10am at Eri Primary School, Unit 004, Otuocha 1, Aguleri, Anambra

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