Emmerson Mnangagwa: Will he be different from Mugabe?
"This is the beginning of a new unfolding democracy in our country," Emmerson Mnangagwa told his supporters at his first public address since returning to Zimbabwe. But is it?
For five decades, Mr Mnangagwa was former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's protégé, comrade, and right-hand man.
He was at his side during the fight against white minority rule, and during the post-liberation government.
He is also said to have been behind some of the most notorious acts of repression which helped keep Mr Mugabe in power.
There are, however, some key differences between the man likely to... read more
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