Tensions Rise Ahead of Zimbabwe’s Elections

Crisis Group Q&A

27 July 2018

By Piers Pigou, Senior Consultant, Southern Africa

On 30 July Zimbabwe will hold elections. For the first time since independence Robert
Mugabe is not a candidate. His successor presents himself as a reformer – but many
doubt the polls will be clean. The opposition warns that Zimbabweans will not tolerate
another stolen election.

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