January 12th , 2012 → 10:14 am @ // No Comments

ZANU PF leader Robert Mugabe cut short his leave in the Far East to rush back to Harare and meet the Equatorial Guinea President, Teodoro Obiang Nguema.

posted by www.equatorialguineaonline.com

Robert MugabeRobert MugabeObiang was on his way back home when he stopped over in Harare from South Africa where he had attended the ruling African National Congress’ centenary celebrations in Bloemfontein.

While in South Africa Obiang met with President Zuma, who is also the SADC mediator in the Zimbabwe crisis. Obiang is currently the chairman of the African Union (AU).

Our Harare correspondent Simon Muchemwa said the meeting between Zuma and Obiang may have centered on proposals to discuss plans for the special Zimbabwe summit, on the sidelines of an AU summit due at the end of this month.

Last week SADC executive secretary Tomaz Salamao told the Daily News that dates for a summit on Zimbabwe would be agreed at the AU summit in Addis Ababa, due to run from 21-28 January.

An analyst told us Mugabe rarely cuts short his holidays to attend a meeting with a fellow Head of State when an acting President was on standby.

‘It is obvious the meeting, which lasted almost six hours, also looked at how both SADC and AU might help resolve the never ending crisis in Zimbabwe. Obiang met Zuma and the two exchanged notes on Zimbabwe and it was important for him to relay whatever message he got from the South African President to Mugabe personally,’ the analyst said.

If this is the case then Mugabe is once again completely ignoring the fact that there is a unity government, as MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai was clearly not involved in these discussions.

Bilateral relations between Equatorial Guinea and Zimbabwe were strengthened in 2004 when Zimbabwean state security agents arrested British mercenary Simon Mann and 69 others, who were on their way to join a coup attempt against Obiang in the oil-rich West African country.

The two leaders have also ruled their countries with an iron first for more than 30 years each. Obiang took power in Equatorial Guinea in a 1979 coup, while Mugabe is Africa’s third-longest-serving leader, having ruled Zimbabwe since 1980. – SW Radio Africa

9 Comments → “ Mugabe cuts short holiday to see Equatorial Guinea leader – posted by www.equatorialguineaonline.com ”

  1. air jordan

    3 weeks ago

    A lot of thanks for each of your labor on this website. Kim enjoys setting aside time for internet research and it is obvious why. All of us notice all relating to the compelling tactic you deliver both interesting and useful tips and hints through the website and even increase contribution from other ones on the area of interest plus our own princess has been studying a lot of things. Take advantage of the rest of the year. You are always performing a really good job.

  2. golden goose

    3 weeks ago

    I wish to point out my love for your kind-heartedness for people who absolutely need guidance on this important subject matter. Your very own dedication to passing the solution all through came to be amazingly good and have continuously helped people just like me to realize their goals. Your entire warm and friendly guidelines means a lot a person like me and still more to my peers. Thank you; from each one of us.

  3. supreme

    3 weeks ago

    Needed to post you that little bit of remark in order to thank you the moment again for all the remarkable techniques you have featured above. It is certainly extremely open-handed with you to give easily what exactly a number of us could possibly have offered as an ebook in making some money on their own, most importantly considering that you could possibly have tried it in case you wanted. The inspiring ideas additionally served as the great way to realize that most people have similar eagerness the same as my personal own to realize a lot more pertaining to this condition. Certainly there are many more pleasant situations ahead for people who see your blog post.

  4. adidas yeezy

    2 weeks ago

    I precisely needed to appreciate you again. I’m not certain the things that I could possibly have worked on in the absence of the type of opinions discussed by you directly on such situation. It truly was the frightening case in my position, but looking at a new well-written technique you resolved that made me to leap with happiness. Extremely happier for this advice and as well , hope that you find out what a powerful job that you are putting in instructing other individuals with the aid of your site. I know that you’ve never met any of us.

  5. yeezy

    1 week ago

    I and my pals appeared to be following the good thoughts located on your web blog while instantly I got a terrible suspicion I had not expressed respect to the site owner for those techniques. All the guys became as a result joyful to learn them and now have very much been tapping into those things. We appreciate you getting considerably considerate and then for making a choice on these kinds of notable ideas most people are really desirous to discover. My personal honest apologies for not expressing appreciation to you sooner.

  6. nike 270

    1 week ago

    My wife and i got quite relieved that Emmanuel managed to complete his reports using the precious recommendations he came across from your web page. It’s not at all simplistic to simply choose to be giving for free things that other folks might have been trying to sell. Therefore we acknowledge we have got the website owner to give thanks to for this. The explanations you have made, the easy site menu, the friendships you give support to instill – it’s most spectacular, and it’s aiding our son and our family know that this issue is enjoyable, which is pretty vital. Thank you for the whole thing!

  7. I precisely had to thank you very much all over again. I am not sure the things I might have taken care of without the type of recommendations shown by you about this subject. Entirely was an absolute intimidating case in my opinion, however , spending time with the well-written form you solved it forced me to weep over fulfillment. I am just grateful for this information and in addition have high hopes you really know what a great job that you are putting in teaching some other people by way of your blog. I’m certain you haven’t encountered any of us.

  8. kd shoes

    3 days ago

    I and my pals happened to be digesting the best things on the blog then immediately developed an awful suspicion I never thanked you for those tips. All of the people were for this reason warmed to see all of them and now have very much been using them. Appreciate your simply being considerably kind and then for figuring out certain remarkable information millions of individuals are really desirous to know about. Our own honest apologies for not expressing appreciation to you sooner.

  9. hermes birkin

    22 hours ago

    Thanks so much for providing individuals with an extraordinarily nice possiblity to read critical reviews from this site. It really is very nice and also packed with fun for me personally and my office mates to visit your blog at the least thrice per week to read through the new items you will have. And lastly, I’m also always fulfilled concerning the tremendous points you serve. Selected 2 points in this posting are ultimately the most efficient I’ve ever had.

Leave a Reply