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Prime Minister Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe

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Robert Mugabe became the Prime Minister of Zimbabwe when it gained independence from Britain in 1980. Formaly known as Rhodesia, Mugabe waged a war against the then White Supremist racist Prime Minister Ian Smith who was protected by the Thatcher Government, who said they could not fight their kith and kin.

Mugabe believed the land belong to the Indigenous Blacks. 90% 0f the land was  owned by the 4% of the white population

Of course the West became annoyed and imposed strict restictions on the country.

Today Prime Minister Robert Mugabe talks to noted journalist Dali Rambo about the history and Zimbabwe's striggles.