Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe seemed almost untouchable for much of his nearly four-decade rule. Shrewd and ruthless, he stayed in power despite advancing age, growing opposition, international sanctions and the dissolving economy of a once-prosperous nation.

Now that it seems to finally be here, the abrupt end of the Mugabe era is launching Zimbabwe into the unknown.




Alternate links: Google News | Twitter

When Robert Mugabe became the president of the country formerly known as Rhodesia, it was one of the most prosperous countries in Africa. In an effort to reverse the racist history of that country, he drove it to destitution.


Admin's note: Participants in this discussion must follow the site's moderation policy. Profanity will be filtered. Abusive conduct is not allowed.

The military stormed the state news station, replaced the anchor with a guy in uniform, to tell the populace there was in fact no coup going on what so ever.

#1 | Posted by sitzkrieg at 2017-11-17 08:29 AM | Reply

Comments are closed for this entry.

Home | Breaking News | Comments | User Blogs | Stats | Back Page | RSS Feed | RSS Spec | DMCA Compliance | Privacy | Copyright 2018 World Readable

Drudge Retort