Zimbabwe's first Independence Day without Mugabe

Zimbabwe's new President Mnangagwa lit the independence flame this year.

    Zimbabweans have celebrated their first Independence Day without Robert Mugabe as the country's leader.

    The economy and upcoming elections are big tests for new President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who took over when the military forced Mugabe to resign.

     

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from celebrations in Harare.


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