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Southern Africa (Vol 14, 2017)
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Contents Volume 14, 2017.

Two of Africa’s longest-serving presidents announced their retirement within three months of each other: Eduardo dos Santos, who had ruled Angola since 1979, and Robert Mugabe, who had been in power in Zimbabwe since 1980. The extent to which their demise from power would crea…

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Melber, Henning, “Southern Africa (Vol 14, 2017)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 27 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2017_COM_0043>
First published online: 2018



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