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Cartoon: Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s departure renews hope
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Politics and Society Cartoon: Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s departure renews hope

Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, November 21 as president of Zimbabwe after 37 years in power, ushering in a new era for the country. Mugabe finally resigned after a military intervention and pressure from his own party Zanu-PF and the Zimbabwean citizens. There was jubilation in streets across the country following decades of Mugabe‚Äôs authoritarian rule. Mugabe’s departure renews hope, and spirit and brings a sense of freedom to Zimbabweans, most of whom have only known one leader.