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Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa takes oath as US censure hangs over vote

Thousands of Zimbabweans, some bussed in, and foreign leaders including South Africa's Cyril Ramaphosa and Paul Kagame of Rwanda gathered at Harare's national stadium for Sunday's swearing-in.

Inside Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe election

Why is Monday’s vote in Zimbabwe — the first results of which started to appear Tuesday evening — important for the country and the region?

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Three killed as Zimbabwe troops, protesters clash after vote

Zimbabwe police said three people were killed in Harare on Wednesday as soldiers dispersed stone-throwing opposition supporters who accused the ruling party of trying to rig Monday's presidential election.

Zimbabwe holds final rallies before historic election

Supporters of the 75-year-old Mnangagwa, a former Mugabe deputy, and the 40-year-old Chamisa, the leader of the opposition MDC party, rallied at separate venues in Harare, the capital.

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe flies to Singapore, first trip since ouster

Robert Mugabe left Harare with Grace and aides on Monday evening, the official said. He is expected to make a stop-over in Malaysia, where his daughter, Bona, is expecting a second child.

Robert Mugabe was relieved after quitting, says Zimbabwean mediator

The priest chuckled when asked whether Mugabe will stay in Zimbabwe. "Where would he go?'' he said. "He would die here.''

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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe cried when he agreed to step down: Report

"He looked down and said 'people were chameleons'," one of the sources was quoted as saying.

Emmerson Mnangagwa, the "Crocodile," sworn in as Zimbabwe president

In particular, they question his role in the so-called Gukurahundi massacres in Matabeleland in 1983, when an estimated 20,000 people were killed in a crackdown on Mugabe opponents by the North Korean-trained Fifth Brigade.

Emmerson Mnangagwa the "Crocodile" to be sworn in as Zimbabwe's president

Addressing a cheering crowd in Harare on Wednesday night after his return, Emmerson Mnangagwa said Zimbabwe was entering a new stage of democracy.

Zimbabwe prepares for swearing-in of new leader Mnangagwa

The 93-year-old Mugabe, who resigned on Tuesday as lawmakers began impeaching him, has not spoken publicly since his stunning speech on Sunday night defying calls from the military, ruling party and the people to step down.

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From hero to villain, Robert Mugabe's 37-year-old governance ends

The 93-year-old politician resigned shortly after an impeachment process, the only legit way to force the leader out of hpower, was initiated in the parliament.

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