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Zimbabwe's new leader promises era of democracy.

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Some international leaders are urging Zimbabwe's new president to deliver on his promises of inclusiveness, economic reform and free and fair elections. The post Zimbabwe's new leader promises era of democracy appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa sworn in as president.

Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa has been sworn in as the country's president, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe.

- RTE - IE

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president.

Taking his oath of office, the 75-year-old known as the Crocodile vowed to uphold the constitution of the former British colony and protect the rights of all Zimbabwe's 16 million citizens. In a speech he said elections would go ahead next year and acknowledged there had been "errors" under Mugabe.

- Times Of India - IN

Zimbabwe’s New Leader Stirs Fears That He Resembles the Old One.

Former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa succeeded the leader he helped to topple, Robert Mugabe, who had held the office since independence 37 years ago.

- New York Times - US

'We Must Work Together,' Zimbabwe's New Leader Declares.

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed Friday he will work to reduce crushing unemployment and return the country to prosperity after years of decline, as the nation cheered a new beginning after the extraordinary exit of Robert Mugabe.“Our economic policy will be directed for job, ...

- TPM News - US

'We must work together,' Zimbabwe's new leader declares.

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed Friday he will work to reduce crushing unemployment and return the country...

- Deseret News - US

Inauguration: Wild scenes like a football match.

Zimbabwe has a new leader for the first time in almost four decades following Emmerson Mnangagwa's swearing in as interim President. He replaces long-serving ruler Robert Mugabe.

- CNN Top Stories - US

Zimbabwe Swears In A New President, In The First Transfer Of Power Since Independence.

Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose firing by now-ousted President Robert Mugabe prompted military intervention, promises to change the government's culture after years of corruption and economic trouble.

- NPR - US

Emmerson Mnangagwa Sworn In As Zimbabwe's New Leader.

After 37 years of governance under President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe has a new leader. Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in today amid celebration and hopes that he can repair the country's depressed economy.

- NPR - US

Can new Zimbabwe leader bring change?.

Zimbabwe's new president Emmerson Mnangagwa – widely known as the Crocodile – is seen as a smart and ruthless politician, but many question if he will be able to bring the change the country craves.

- The Daily Star - LB

Zimbabwe: What citizens want from President Mnangagwa.

Ordinary citizens in Harare tell of the issues they want the country's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, to tackle.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Zimbabwe's New Leader Reaches Out to Opposition at Swearing In

Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was sworn in as Zimbabwe's new president before a cheering stadium crowd in Harare, used his inaugural address to reach out to political opponents and pleaded with foreign investors to return to the crisis-hit country.

- Wall Street Journal - US

'I had no time for emotions': The impeachment of Mugabe, through a photographer's lens

Jekesai Njikizana, a Zimbabwean photographer with AFP, was at parliament when president Robert Mugabe resigned.

- Washington Post - US

'We dare not squander the moment:' Zimbabwe's new leader

President Emmerson Mnangagwa promised democratic' elections in 2018 and that foreign investment will be safe in Zimbabwe.

- Washington Post - US

Zimbabwe swears-in new president

Zimbabwe's new president Emmerson Mnangagwa is the country's second leader since independence from white minority rule in 1980. Mnangagwa promised to devote himself to the well-being of the people.         

- USA TODAY - US

'We dare not squander the moment,' Zimbabwe's new leader says as he takes power

Zimbabweans must set aside "poisoned" politics and work together to rebuild the nation and re-engage the world, new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said Friday, delivering an inclusive message to an exultant crowd that packed a stadium for his inauguration. Mnangagwa, blamed for a number of the crackdowns...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe and serve all citizens

New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday to revitalise Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens.

- GMA News - PH

Emmerson Mnangagwa Is Sworn In as Zimbabwe’s 2nd Leader Since Independence

The former vice president succeeded the leader he helped to topple, Robert Mugabe, who had held the office since independence 37 years ago.

- New York Times - US

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe, serve all citizens

New president vows to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president on Friday, marking the final chapter of a political drama that toppled his predecessor Robert Mugabe after a military takeover

- Daily Monitor - UG

Opinion: Zimbabwe's 'crocodile' Mnangagwa is no beacon of hope

In Harare, thousands have been cheering the new Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa. But he is no better than his predecessor Robert Mugabe, says Ludger Schadomsky.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

News24.com | President Zuma lauds Mugabe's fight against apartheid

President Jacob Zuma has lauded former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's contribution to the fight for freedom.

- News24.com - ZA

Is the Crocodile a creature of change?

Zimbabwe's new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa, widely known as the Crocodile, is seen as a smart, ruthless politician, and many question if he will be able to bring the change the country craves."We are witnessing the beginning of a...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

'We dare not squander the moment:' Zimbabwe's new leader

- Townhall.com - US

Pictures of the week 18 to 24 November 2017: Seven days of the world's best photojournalism

The week's best news and sports photos, from Robert Mugabe's resignation and Kenya's re-election to Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Victoria's Secret fashion show.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Brexit myopia means the world is passing Britain by

While the UK haggles with the EU, a vacuum in foreign policy has emerged from Zimbabwe to the Middle East

- GulfNews - AE

News24.com | PICS: Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe's new president

Zimbabwe's newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed during his inauguration speech that he will work to improve the economy to reduce unemployment and return the country to prosperity.

- News24.com - ZA

Mugabe's successor and the 'poisoned ice cream' plot

Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 24 - On August 17, the Zimbabwean government issued an official denial that Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was vice president at the time, had eaten ice cream at a political rally. “For the record, the Vice President did not eat ice cream,” Information Minister Chris Mushohwe said. “Yes, ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Zimbabwe's political roller-coaster: What we know

Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 24 - Former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken over as Zimbabwe's new leader, ending strongman Robert Mugabe's 37-year reign and the country's worst political crisis since independence. Here is a snapshot of two weeks of turmoil, from a military takeover to mass street protests and an ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Mnangagwa pledges new era as Zimbabwe president

Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 24 - Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed sweeping change at his swearing in on Friday, seeking to reassure foreign investors and pledging to fight poverty and corruption after Robert Mugabe's shock resignation. In his inaugural address, Mnangagwa set out a programme of dramatic change ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Fin24.com | Mnangagwa's poisoned chalice

Emmerson Mnangagwa may have survived the poison that nearly took his life this year, but will he survive the poisonous legacy Robert Mugabe has left him, asks Crecey Kuyedzwa.

- Fin24 - SA

Fin24.com | Mnangagwa spells out economic plans

Zimbabwe's newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa has vowed to make job creation a priority and has given the assurance that foreign investments would be safe. However, there would be no reversal of the country's land policy.

- Fin24 - SA

Mnangagwa the 'Crocodile' sworn in as Zimbabwe president – media

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as president of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare's national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe, according to Reuters.

- UNIAN - UA

Is Zimbabwe’s new president up to the task?

What are the main challenges ahead after the momentous end of Robert Mugabe’s era?

- UN - INT

Do not misinterpret the fall of long serving Zimbabwe leader

Nobody could defend the ageing despot.

- Daily Nation - KE

The First Shopper's fall from grace

Until a week ago Grace Mugabe was sitting pretty. Not anymore. The post The First Shopper's fall from grace was first published on MoneyWeek.

- MoneyWeek - UK

Zimbabwe's new president Mnangagwa vows to 're-engage' with world

President Emmerson Mnangagwa vows sweeping changes, after the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe.

- BBC - UK

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president on Friday, marking the final chapter of a political drama that toppled his predecessor Robert Mugabe after a military takeover.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Mnangagwa the 'Crocodile' Sworn in as Zimbabwe President

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as president of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare's national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe, Reuters reported.  Taking his oath of office, the 75-year-old known as the Crocodile vowed to uphold the ...

- Novinite - BG

Mnangagwa the 'Crocodile' sworn in as Zimbabwe's new president

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as president of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare's national stadium, bringing the final ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Mugabe's successor and the 'poisoned ice cream' plot

HARARE, Nov 24 — On August 17, the Zimbabwean government issued an official denial that Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was vice president at the time, had eaten ice cream at a political rally. For the record, the vice president did not eat ice...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Emmerson Mnangagwa Is Sworn In as Zimbabwe’s 2nd President Since Independence

The former vice president succeeded the leader he helped to topple, Robert Mugabe, who had held the office since independence 37 years ago.

- New York Times - US

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe and serve all citizens

HARARE - New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday to revitalise Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens.

- Reuters - US

The Latest: Zimbabwean minister was assaulted, lawyer says

- Townhall.com - US

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe's president

Mugabe's old ally promises democratic rebirth but faces stern economic challenge

- Financial Times - US

Zimbabwe Celebrates As New President Sworn In

Zimbabwe on Friday saw its first new head of state in 37 years with the swearing in of former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Robert Mugabe, the only leader Zimbabwe has ever known, was forced to resign earlier this week after 37 years in power. "I, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, swear that as president of the republic of ...

- Voice of America - US

Emmerson Mnangagwa takes over as Zimbabwe's president: Who are the key players in the leadership change?

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president Friday.

- FOX News - US

Zimbabwe leader Mnangagwa, called 'The Crocodile,' promises to hit the ground running

Robert Mugabe's former vice president and top enforcer -- known to some as "The Crocodile" -- took command of the southern African country is rousing style Friday.

- FOX News - US

'We must work together,' Zimbabwe's new leader declares

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed Friday he will work to reduce crushing unemployment and return the country to prosperity after years of decline, as the nation cheered a new beginning after the extraordinary exit of Robert Mugabe.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabawe and serve all citizens

HARARE - New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday to revitalize Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens.

- Reuters - US

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