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Mpumelelo Mkhabela | For the sake of our economy, South Africa needs to act over Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwean novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga holds a placard during an anti-corruption protest march along Borrowdale road, on July 31, 2020 in Harare.
Zimbabwean novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga holds a placard during an anti-corruption protest march along Borrowdale road, on July 31, 2020 in Harare.
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The South African government needs to act over the crisis in Zimbabwe to ensure a stronger economy, as both South Africa's and Zimabwe's economies are intertwined, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa threatened to "flush out" his opponents who mounted peaceful protests against the country’s deteriorating political and economic situation.

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