Zimbabwe to hold referendum

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IOL news nov 1  Morgan Tsvangirai Reuters Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai.

Harare - Zimbabwe will hold a constitutional referendum in March, Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai announced Wednesday, heralding the vote as a major step toward democratic reform.

The long-awaited poll would set the stage for presidential elections that are expected to see Tsvangirai try to end veteran President Robert Mugabe's 32-year rule. - Sapa-AFP

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