The detention of Robert Mugabe was not a story of blood, guts and glory. Instead, the people of Harare responded with jokes and social media memes
• Blessing Musariri is a poet and children’s author who lives in Zimbabwe
It was a regular day for me: the gym in the morning and a bout of afternoon procrastination, until a WhatsApp message from my sister in America about the tanks. She’d heard on the BBC that military tanks had started to appear on the streets of Harare.
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Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/nov/16/zimbabwean-coup-robert-mugabe-harare
Author : Blessing Musariri
Publish date : 16 November 2017 | 7:37 pm
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