In Memes: Twitter takes on #Zimbabwe and #Mugabe

2017-11-16 12:31
PIC: News24 Archives

PIC: News24 Archives

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

With Mugabe ruling Zim since its independence 37 years ago, Twitter was anything but sympathetic when news broke yesterday that he and wife, Grace, had been confined to their home in Harare.

According to Reuters, this is after the country’s military seized power, saying it was keeping the president safe while it had been targeting “criminals” in his entourage.

EWN has also reported that President Jacob Zuma has spoken to Mugabe and that he is “fine”.

Here’s what Twitter says about happenings in Zim: 

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.