A unanimous ruling by the nine-judge panel has dismissed the opposition's allegations of vote rigging. The July 30th election marked a new era for Zimbabwe after Robert Mugabe's 37-year-long rule. But the outcome left the nation polarized.
Zimbabwe’s economy is in dire straits. President Emmerson Mnangagwa has promised to stabilize the economy 'soon' but not everyone is optimistic.
Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken the oath of office following an election victory that was disputed by the main opposition. He has held the post since November following the resignation of longtime leader Robert Mugabe.
Zimbabwe's electoral commission has declared Emmerson Mnangagwa president with 50.8 percent of the vote. Calling the results "fake," opposition candidate Nelson Chamisa has vowed to launch a legal challenge.
Zimbabwe's top court confirmed President Emmerson Mnangagwa's narrow win in the country's July election, dismissing an opposition challenge. Mnangagwa, who succeeded Robert Mugabe, called for peace following the ruling.
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