Mugabe has gone, but will Zimbabwe change?



Up to the moment itself the extraordinary session of parliament had proceeded along expected lines. Speaker after speaker rose to denounce the excesses of the president and his wife.
A female MP was speaking of how her constituents were suffering when we saw the messengers approach the speaker. They handed him a letter.
A jolt of energy swept the hall. At first there were cheers of anticipation. The speaker rose.
The next 10 minutes will remain engraved in my memory.
We strained to hear the speaker through the muffled public address system. But the words "statement of resignation"... read more

 
22 November 2017 in World News, Views: 46
Source: BBC
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