President Robert Mugabe has revealed that he is willing to engage former colonial masters Britain saying that the government had realised that the United Kingdom monarchy was not part of the fight started by the Tony Blair administration. President Mugabe said this after his meeting with Sir Nicholas Soames, a British Conservative party member of parliament. Sir Nicholas, is the son of Britain’s last colonial governor in Rhodesia, Lord Soames. In an interview with State media, Mugabe said:
We can talk to Britain. All along we thought the British did not want dialogue. This latest visit shows they do and we have always been willing to engage. I was very happy with the meeting and in fact Sir Nicholas promised to come back on a follow-up meeting.
Robert Mugabe is the former President of Zimbabwe. He was the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe from 1987 to November 2017. Prior to this, he was the Prime Minister of Zimbabwe since the attainment of independence in 1980. Mugabe resigned from his presidency on... Read More About Robert Mugabe
Rhodesia was a British colony established in Southern Africa which was established in the early 1890s. The colony was christened after Cecil Rhodes who was the founder of the British South Africa Company (BSAC) which effected the colonisation of the Shona and Ndebele communities of... Read More About Rhodesia