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World Sep 28‘This man lives forever’: Zimbabwe’s Mugabe is buried
Mugabe, who led the bitter guerrilla war to end white-minority rule in the country then known as Rhodesia, was Zimbabwe’s first leader and ruled from 1980, overseeing a years-long slide from prosperity to economic ruin and repression.
World Sep 14Zimbabwe’s Mugabe honored at state funeral, burial delayed
HARARE, Zimbabwe — African heads of state joined thousands of Zimbabweans at a state funeral Saturday for Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe , whose burial has been delayed for at least a month until a special mausoleum can be built for…
World Sep 06Robert Mugabe, longtime Zimbabwe leader, dies at 95
The former leader of Zimbabwe forced to resign in 2017 after a 37-year rule whose early promise was eroded by economic turmoil.
World Aug 16Police and protesters clash in Zimbabwe’s capital
The clashes came after Zimbabwe's High Court upheld a police ban on the opposition protest.
World May 03More than 1 million children affected by Mozambique cyclones
For the first time in recorded history, Mozambique has been hit by two cyclones in a single season.
World Apr 30Heavy rains disrupt aid for survivors in cyclone-battered Mozambique
The rains and flooding kept needed supplies from arriving in the main city of Pemba on Monday and will be a challenge in the days ahead as more wet weather is forecast, a U.N. humanitarian spokeswoman said.
World Apr 29Mozambique cyclone death toll rises to 38
Flooding and pounding rains have hampered efforts to deliver aid to badly hit communities several days after the storm.
World Apr 28160,000 at risk in Mozambique after 2nd cyclone in 6 weeks
A second disaster unfolded on Sunday in northern Mozambique in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth as raging flood waters killed one person and began to cut off the region’s main city from the outside world. Some 160,000 people were at…
World Apr 27Flooding feared in Mozambique after Cyclone Kenneth; 5 dead
Mozambique’s government urged many people to immediately seek higher ground on Saturday in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth, fearing flooding and mudslides in the days ahead as heavy rain lashed the region.
World Mar 22Cyclone Idai death toll climbs above 600 in Africa
With the flooding easing in parts of cyclone-stricken Mozambique on Friday, fears are rising that the waters could yield up many more bodies.