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Last ModifiedGerald Farinas May 15, 2004 12:16pm
Description Republic of Zimbabwe

The former British dependency of Rhodesia, Zimbabwe is a southern African nation wedged between South Africa and Zambia. With its capital in Harare, Zimbabwe is composed of eight provinces and two provincial cities: Manicaland, Mashonaland Central, Mashonaland East, Mashonaland West, Masvingo, Matabeleland North, Matabeleland South, Midlands, City of Bulawayo and the City of Harare. Zimbabwe is 98% black, the result of an aggressive campaign by President Robert Gabriel Mugabe to drive out whites from the country. English is the official language of the country.

Zimbabwe is a parliamentary democracy led by a President who stands as both head of state and government. The President is elected by popular vote. Upon taking office, the President appoints Co-Vice Presidents and a Cabinet responsible to parliament. Legislation is the jurisdiction of the unicameral parliament which is made of the House of Assembly.

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Sep 27, 2021 02:00pm General ‘It’ll kill me’: Zimbabwe counts cost of rise in illicit alcohol use  Article IndyGeorgia 
Nov 17, 2017 12:00pm General Zimbabwe's clean slate: What brought Mugabe down, and why he didn't see it coming  Article IndyGeorgia 
Sep 05, 2017 11:00am General Behind the scenes, Zimbabwe politicians plot post-Mugabe reforms  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jul 11, 2013 01:00pm General A hospital in Zimbabwe charged women $5 for each scream during childbirth  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jun 21, 2013 09:00pm General Zimbabwean politician dies in mysterious car accident  Article IndyGeorgia 
Mar 09, 2013 10:00pm News Zimbabwe says it will struggle to pay for elections  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 16, 2009 09:00pm General The "Zimdollar:" Dead, but still used for bus fare  Article Penguin 
Jan 22, 2009 06:00pm News Cholera moves to rural Zimbabwe   Article Karma Policeman 
Dec 14, 2008 12:00am News Zimbabwe's power-sharing deal takes tentative step forward  Article Karma Policeman 
Dec 08, 2008 06:00pm News New EU travel bans for Zimbabwe   Article Jason 
Sep 12, 2008 09:10pm News Who Gets Real Power in Zimbabwe Deal Still Unclear  Article Ashley 
Aug 31, 2008 02:50pm Idiocy Zimbabwe doctors' advice: Don't get sick  Article the wanderer 
Jul 05, 2008 05:00pm News Exclusive: secret film reveals how Mugabe stole an election  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jul 05, 2008 11:00am General Inside Mugabe's violent crackdown: How campaign was conceived and executed by Zimbabwe's leader, aides  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jul 01, 2008 06:00pm News Hopes fade for deal in Zimbabwe election crisis  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jun 16, 2008 09:00pm News Mugabe warns he will not cede power in Zimbabwe  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 02, 2008 09:00am News Zimbabwe Officials Announce Election Run-Off  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 30, 2008 11:45am News Zimbabwe's Army Unleashing 'Terror'  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 28, 2008 08:00am News Signs of Attacks on the Opposition Rise in Zimbabwe  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 26, 2008 01:00pm News In Zimbabwe, Raid on Opposition Party and Election Monitors  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 10, 2008 08:00am News Preparing for the Worst in Zimbabwe  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 02, 2008 09:00am News In Zimbabwe, Both Sides of Stalemate Accept Possibility of Runoff  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 02, 2008 08:00am News Mugabe Said to Be Negotiating Possible Exit  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 30, 2008 06:15pm News Zimbabweans Vote, Desperate for Change  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 29, 2008 12:00pm News Zimbabwean voters elect president  Article Chase McFadden 
Jul 12, 2007 10:00am News Zimbabwe price crackdown moves to Mugabe heartland  Article off_to_DC 
May 31, 2005 02:00am Idiocy Thousands homeless as Zimbabwe police raze shanty communities  Article off_to_DC 
May 28, 2005 12:00am News As country heads for disaster, Zimbabwe calls for return of white farmers  Article User 215 
Apr 06, 2005 07:25pm News Zimbabwe Opposition Presents 'Proof' of Poll Fraud  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Apr 05, 2005 06:00pm News Zimbabwe police on high alert as UN calls for dialogue  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 15, 2004 12:00am News Zimbabwe's Mugabe to Retire in 2008  Article Gerald Farinas 

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