Africa: Complex and Chequered History: Condolences Flood in Following Robert Mugabe's Passing

President Ramaphosa added: "During the decades of our own struggle, Zimbabwe's liberation movement supported our own liberation movement to fight oppression on multiple fronts.

After Zimbabwe achieved independence, the apartheid state brutalised and violated Zimbabwe as punishment for supporting our own struggle. "Many Zimbabweans paid with their lives so that we could be free.

We will never forget or dishonour this sacrifice and solidarity.

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