After Emmerson Mnangagwa ousted Robert Mugabe from power, Robert Smart and his family were the first white farmers to return to the lands they had been forced from last year. The news came too late to plant maize or tobacco, but another crop thrived.
Renowned reggae artist Thomas Mapfumo a.k.a Lion of Zimbabwe returned home and perform a sensational concert that was well attended especially by the country’s youth. Mapfumo a staunch critic of former president Robert Mugabe describes himself as a no-nonsense person who speaks his mind with fear.
As Emmerson Mnangagwa prepares to take the oath of office as Zimbabwe’s president, there’s a public hunger for a real break from the policies of Robert Mugabe, whose resignation on Tuesday after 37 years in power sparked scenes of jubilation in the streets of the capital.