Mugabe was Africa's superhero but White man’s super-villain

We need maturity to acknowledge that despite his weaknesses, Mugabe was a great hero.

In Summary

• Mugabe was the leader of Zimbabwe, a country that was sharply divided between contradictory interests of Africans on one hand, and the interests of the Whites on the other.

• African heroism and white enmity in Zimbabwe were Siamese twins that could not survive one without the other outside the great political maturity.

Anybody who has been in jail or detention fighting for his country, democracy, freedom and independence is a hero.

For more than a decade, the White man detained Robert Mugabe as he fought for ...

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