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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Anglican Bishop arrested for bank fraud and theft – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Manicaland Diocese Anglican Bishop Eric Ruwona has been arrested by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission in connection with fraud involving $700 000. Bishop Ruwona and his accomplices in 2016 allegedly used Manicaland Diocese to apply for a loan of $100 000 from Agribank claiming they...
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    World Zimbabwe Vice Presidentâs wife freed on bail after being accused of attempting to kill her husband – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The wife of Zimbabwe’s Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, Marry Mubaiwa was on Monday January 6 granted bail by a High Court after being arraigned on charges of fraud, money laundering and attempted murder of her husband. 38-year-old Marry who was granted bail of 50,000 Zimbabwe dollars by the...
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    World Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe Buried In Steel Coffin – Information Nigeria

    Robert Mugabe coffin The former president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe has been laid to rest and according to reports, he was buried in a steel-lined coffin under a layer of concrete on Saturday...... Read more via Information Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2nbwbSN Get more World News
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    Metro Robert Mugabe buried in steel coffin encased in concrete as family claims people are ‘after his body’ – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Robert Mugabe, the former president of Zimbabwe was buried in a steel-lined coffin under a layer of concrete on Saturday, September 28th following a bitter dispute over his resting place between government officials, traditional leaders and family members. Twenty-two days after he died, the...
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    World Rest-in-peace Mugabe: Ex-Zimbabwe leader finally buried – P.M. News

    Zimbabwe’s founding father, Robert Mugabe, was finally buried Saturday in the rural village where he was born. The burial took place three weeks after his death at age 95, in the courtyard of his... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2nAKSyr Get more World News
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    World After wrangle, Mugabe to be buried in home village in Zimbabwe – Daily Nation

    Zimbabwe announced on Thursday that ex-president Robert Mugabe would be buried at his home village in Zvimba as requested by his family, and no longer at a special mausoleum that was already under construction. The government said the family of the … Read more via Daily Nation | Home –...
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    World The Mugabe legacy – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Without any speck of doubt, Mr. Robert Mugabe can be regarded as the icon of the liberation struggle of Zimbabwe. He was one man, among a few others, who rose to his full height when duty called. Armed with about half … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why Mugabe stood out as a leader, by Osinbajo – Encomium

    Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe stood out as a leader because of his zeal, passion and selfless commitment to the emancipation of the people of Zimbabwe and the self realization of black people everywhere.... Read more via Encomium – https://ift.tt/2I8cVg9 Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics ‘Your Friend Is Gone’: Ex Zimbabwean First Lady, Grace Mugabe Cries To Obasanjo (Pic) – Nairaland

    Former First Lady of Zimbabwe GRACE MUGABE cries to former PRESIDENT OLUSEGUN OBASANJO, something like: "your friend is gone…" Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/31o33qn Get More Nigeria Political News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Robert Mugabe’s final burial will be held in October – President Mnangagwa reveals – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    President Emmerson Mnangagwa has confirmed that the final burial for Zimbabwe’s former president, Robert Mugabe, will be held at the National Heroes Acre sometime in October 2019. It was previously agreed that there would be a symbolic burial on Sunday in the hilltop shrine in Harare, reserved...
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    World 10 African leaders due at Mugabe funeral as row over burial continues - Daily Trust

    Ten African leaders are expected to attend the funeral of former Zimbabwe president, Robert Mugabe, a government spokesman said on Thursday, as a row continued over where the former strongman should be buried. Mugabe’s body was returned to Zimbabwe on Wednesday from Singapore, where he died at...
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    Metro Robert Mugabe’s body arrives in Zimbabwe (Photos) – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The body of Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert Mugabe has arrived at the country’s main airport, but his final resting place remains a source of mystery amid a dispute between some family members and the government. Mugabe, who ruled the southern African nation for 37 years … Read more via...
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    World Mugabe’s body arrives home to divided Zimbabwe, burial dispute – Modern Ghana News

    The body of Zimbabwe’s ex-president, Robert Mugabe, arrived home on Wednesday to an honour guard in a country divided over the legacy of a former liberation hero whose 37-year rule was marked by repression and economic ruin. Mugabe, a guerrilla leader who rose to power after Zimbabwe’s …...
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    World Zimbabweans cold-shoulder Mugabe national mourning – Daily Monitor

    Flags flew at half mast in Harare on Saturday, but a day after former president Robert Mugabe's death many Zimbabweans preferred to work as usual than publicly mourn the independence hero turned despot.... Read more via Daily Monitor – https://ift.tt/2UM7Uiv Get more World News
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    World Zimbabwe’s ex President Robert Mugabe dies – BBC News

    Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s first post-independence leader, has died aged 95. He died after battling ill health, his family confirmed to the BBC. Mr Mugabe had been in hospital in Singapore since April..... Read more via BBC News – https://ift.tt/34ud5rF Get more World News
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    World Robert Mugabe is Dead – BellaNaija

    Multiple sources are reporting that Zimbabwe’s founder leader and former president, Robert Mugabe is dead, aged 95. ZimLive reports that two sources in touch with the family confirmed the news on Friday..... Read more via BellaNaija – https://ift.tt/2PPcGgc Get more World News
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    World Mugabe in Singapore hospital for extended stay – IOL section

    Harare, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s former longtime ruler Robert Mugabe, 95, has been in a Singapore hospital for the past three months and his condition “is remarkably stable for his age,” the country’s president said. President Emmerson Mnangagwa, in a statement released on Monday, did not …...
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    World Zimbabwean vice president flown to China to receive treatment for unknown illness – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Zimbabwean Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has been flown to China for medical treatment, a presidential spokesman said on Monday, but gave no details of the health problems that have kept Chiwenga away from work for more than two months. The 62-year-old former general led a … Read...
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    World Why Zimbabwe’s female rangers are better at stopping poaching – National Geographic

    Sgt. Vimbai Kumire holds up a photo of a dead leopard on her phone. She stares at the image as the truck she’s riding in bounces over the rutted road. The cat’s neck is slashed and its bloody paws hang slack. “Before this job, I didn’t think about the animals,” she says. ..... Read more via...
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    World Mugabe’s tractors, trucks to be auctioned to pay off debts – News24

    Farm tractors, pick-up trucks and combine harvesters from former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe’s dairy farm will go under the hammer to pay off debts, auctioneers announced on Thursday. Mugabe, who ruled Zimbabwe for 37 years, owned several farms despite laws limiting individuals to one...