Zimbabweans who spoke to AFP news agency revealed that they already miss former President Robert Mugabe who was resigned in November 2017 after pressure from the military and his ZANU PF party.
A Harare resident who identified herself as Anita Mugombedzi had this to say:
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We miss Mugabe. If he didn’t care, at least he pretended to. If what we have seen so far is anything to judge by, Zimbabwe will be worse than it was under Mugabe at his worst.
An unemployed accountant, who also spoke to AFP, Edmond Jera, said:
Mugabe made mistakes but he was not as ruthless as those who took over from him. We thought things would be better under Mnangagwa but now many people are saying Mugabe was better.
Zimbabwe’s economic problems have worsened since Mugabe fell from power. The problems have been compounded by the government’s brutality when dealing with protests.
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Robert Mugabe was a politician and 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... Read More About Robert Mugabe