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IBPP Research Associates: Zimbabwe


The following article was posted within the March 13, 2003 Issue of The Daily News at http://www.dailynews.co.zw, and was unedited by IBPP. It is partially available at allAfrica at https://allafrica.com/stories/200303130600.html. For subscription information, please contact The All Africa Foundation at https://allafrica.com/commerce/user/subscribe/. This article is also fully available at The Zimbabwe Situation - Daily news at: https://www.zimbabwesituation.com/old/mar14a_2003.html#link16.

The author discusses the tendency of African rulers - in this case, Robert Mugabe - to pursue absolute power once in charge of a country, and the strategies used to do so.