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Zimbabwean rescuers pull 22 bodies from mine, eight more found alive

Feb 16 2019

BATTLEFIELDS, Zimbabwe Zimbabwean rescuers pulled the bodies of at least 22 illegal gold miners out of shafts west of Harare that were flooded earlier in the week, and rescued eight more alive, officials and witnesses said on Saturday.

Zimbabwe ruling party okays Mnangagwa re-election bid in 2023

Dec 15 2018

ESIGODINI, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe's ruling party on Saturday gave the go-ahead to President Emmerson Mnangagwa to run for a second five-year term in 2023, all but ending speculation the 76-year-old would step down for one of his deputies at the next election.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa to publish post-election violence report next week

Dec 14 2018

ESIGODINI, Zimbabwe A report into Zimbabwe's post-election violence that left six people dead and dozens injured in August will be published next week, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday.

Illegal gold miners invade Grace Mugabe's farm amid legal dispute

Apr 20 2018

MAZOWE, Zimbabwe A farm owned by Robert Mugabe's wife Grace is at the centre of a legal dispute after hundreds of illegal gold miners invaded parts of the property and started mining gold.

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