Zimbabwe elections

Mugabe’s man wins

Print edition : September 14, 2018

President Emmerson Mnangagwa during the Heroes Day commemorations held at the National Heroes Acre in Harare on August 13. Photo: Jekesai NJIKIZANA /AFP

Former President Robert Mugabe at a polling station in Harare on July 30. His wife, Grace, is to his left. This was Zimbabweans first election without Mugabe on the ballot. Photo: Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP

Nelson Chamisa, leader of the MDC, at a press conference in Harare on August 3. Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Emmerson Mnangagwa, once Robert Mugabe’s right-hand man and a fixture in Zimbabwean politics since independence, retains the presidency and promises a new beginning for the country.
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