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From TheJournal.ie Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village Burial

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village

Mugabe died in a Singapore hospital on 6 September, aged 95.

From TheJournal.ie Traditional beliefs and rituals are fueling tensions over Mugabe's funeral Robert Mugabe

Traditional beliefs and rituals are fueling tensions over Mugabe's funeral

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe died on 6 September, aged 95.

From TheJournal.ie Acceptable in the 80s: Ireland once regarded Mugabe as a respected statesman and honoured guest Decline And Fall

Acceptable in the 80s: Ireland once regarded Mugabe as a respected statesman and honoured guest

The Zimbabwe leader was viewed as a pariah by the West for decades. Things were different in 1983.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe opposition leader lashes 'unverified fake results' as Zanu-PF claim victory Deadly Clashes

Zimbabwe opposition leader lashes 'unverified fake results' as Zanu-PF claim victory

Robert Mugabe’s successor Emmerson Mnangagwa has been declared winner of the historic election.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe judge rules military action against Robert Mugabe legal Legal

Zimbabwe judge rules military action against Robert Mugabe legal

The military stepped in almost two weeks ago after Mugabe’s firing of deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe's next leader nicknamed 'The Crocodile' prepares to take power Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's next leader nicknamed 'The Crocodile' prepares to take power

He’s set to take power tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Army appeals for calm as Mugabe faces impeachment test in Zimbabwe High Coup

Army appeals for calm as Mugabe faces impeachment test in Zimbabwe

Mugabe seemed to brush aside the turmoil — blithely declaring he would chair a top-level meeting of the party.

From TheJournal.ie Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech Not So Fast

Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech

He has been in power for nearly four decades.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of protesters turn out in Zimbabwe calling for resignation of Robert Mugabe Robert Mugabe

Thousands of protesters turn out in Zimbabwe calling for resignation of Robert Mugabe

The marches will cap an unprecedented week in which generals seized power and put Mugabe under house arrest.

From TheJournal.ie Robert Mugabe remains defiant in face of mounting pressure to step down Buying Time

Robert Mugabe remains defiant in face of mounting pressure to step down

The talks in Harare came after soldiers put Mugabe under house arrest and took over state TV.

From TheJournal.ie 'Bizarre and offensive': Simon Harris weighs in on the Robert Mugabe controversy Mugged Off

'Bizarre and offensive': Simon Harris weighs in on the Robert Mugabe controversy

Mugabe’s appointment was condemned by a number of officials..

From TheJournal.ie Robert Mugabe's wife wants diplomatic immunity after being accused of attacking model Grace Mugabe

Robert Mugabe's wife wants diplomatic immunity after being accused of attacking model

Gabriella Engels, aged 20, said she had been attacked with an electrical extension cord.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe vendors get creative as Mugabe's job promises disappear Nice Suit

Zimbabwe vendors get creative as Mugabe's job promises disappear

Three piece suits are often the order of the day.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe is now exchanging 40 US cents for $100,000,000,000,000 Absolute Bargain

Zimbabwe is now exchanging 40 US cents for $100,000,000,000,000

“I used it as garden manure. Why would I have kept that dirt?”

From TheJournal.ie Mugabe now taking home €2,900 (in a country where the average wage is €300) Monthly Wage

Mugabe now taking home €2,900 (in a country where the average wage is €300)

The 90-year-old Zimbabwean Presidents said it was important his government “should recognise the hard times at the moment”.

Cornflakes and Ribena among foods banned during Mugabe's 1983 visit to Ireland

State papers have revealed Mrs Mugabe’s dietary requirements.

From TheJournal.ie Six detained air force officers caused significant tension for Mugabe’s visit to Ireland State Papers 1983

Six detained air force officers caused significant tension for Mugabe’s visit to Ireland

It was a hot topic of discussion whether Taoiseach Fitzgerald should raise the issue of the detained air force officers with Mugabe during his visit.

From TheJournal.ie It would be deemed an “unfortunate event” if Mugabe was harmed on state visit to Ireland State Papers 1983

It would be deemed an “unfortunate event” if Mugabe was harmed on state visit to Ireland

A 1980s state paper advised the Department of Justice to increase security as it would not look good for the country if he was harmed while visiting Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Mugabe's party claims victory as observers question vote Mugabe

Mugabe's party claims victory as observers question vote

Zimbabwe election observers have said that the country’s Presidential election was “seriously compromised”.

From TheJournal.ie Photos: Zimbabwe goes to the polls amid fears of vote-rigging Robert Mugabe

Photos: Zimbabwe goes to the polls amid fears of vote-rigging

Robert Mugabe has been in power for 33 years, but has promised to step down if he loses this election.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabweans vote on new constitution that would curb Mugabe's power Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans vote on new constitution that would curb Mugabe's power

Voters are expected to roundly back the text, which would introduce presidential term limits, beef up parliament’s powers and set elections to decide whether 89-year-old Robert Mugabe stays in power.

From TheJournal.ie Is Robert Mugabe fighting for his life? Mugabe

Is Robert Mugabe fighting for his life?

The Zimbabwean leader is reportedly undergoing medical treatment in Singapore amid speculation he may be about to hand over power.

From TheJournal.ie Mugabe says he is "fit as a fiddle" and compares himself to Jesus Dictator

Mugabe says he is "fit as a fiddle" and compares himself to Jesus

The Zimbabwean president, speaking on his 88th birthday, also gave tips on how to live a long life.