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50 African Presidents in Washington to meet Obama

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 5 August 2014 Fifty African Heads of State are in Washington attending a three day US-Africa summit being hosted by President Barack Obama. Despite reports that some Presidents were contemplating boycotting the event in solidarity with President Robert Mugabe, who has been...

US dismisses state reports of plans to block aid

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 21 July, 2014 The United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe has dismissed state media reports suggesting that US authorities had further tightened targeted restrictive measures this month, to include blocking humanitarian aid such as food and medical supplies. A report in...

ZANU PF ‘not bothered’ by US snub

By Alex Bell SW Radio Africa 23 January 2014 ZANU PF has stated it is “not bothered” by the US decision not to invite Robert Mugabe to a landmark summit, set to be hosted by Barack Obama later this year. 47 African leaders will receive invites to the US-Africa summit being held in August, with the Obama...

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