MORGAN TSVANGIRAI BECOMES ZIMBABWE’S PM

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PM Morgan Tsvangirai

Via BBC News

Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been sworn in as prime minister in a unity government with President Robert Mugabe.

Mr Tsvangirai won the first round of last year’s presidential election – but he withdrew from the run-off citing violence against his supporters.

However he later agreed to share power with Mr Mugabe.

Problems facing the new government include a cholera epidemic, a collapsed economy and a 90% unemployment rate.

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I am sceptical and afraid for the citizens of Zimbabwe. How long will this “peaceful” union last before it all hits the fan again?

The country is in enough turmoil as it is, so I just hope and pray this arrangement works out for the best.

I wish you all the luck in the world Mr Tsvangiri. Lord knows you are going to need it!

Click here to watch swearing in ceremony footage with Robert Mugabe

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  1. If the guy chooses to dance with the devil for his people’s sake, i give him respect for that. I hope he manages to take steps to achieving what he can for his people. What a partnership. I don’t think he’s going to have it easy, but i respect him for trying, i mean, if people have to go to neighbouring countries to buy food and medicines, then it’s really bad. Good luck to him.

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