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Robert Mugabe resigns

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, shortly after parliament began an impeachment process to end his nearly four decades of rule. The 93-year old clung on for a week after an army takeover and expulsion from his own ruling ZANU-PF party, which also told him to leave power. “I Robert Gabriel Mugabe in […]

Australian Minister Sussan Ley resigns over expenses controversy

 Australian Health Minister Sussan Ley has resigned from the cabinet and all ministerial roles over her parliamentary expenses controversy. Announcing Ms Ley’s decision, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the embattled MP had made the “right judgement” by resigning from her position as Minister for Health and Ageing and Minister for Sport. “The minister has come to a […]