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Zimbabwe Declares March 9 Election Public Holiday

Source: Pan-African News Agency (PANA)
Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2002
Most recent follow-up news item: March 18, 2008


Yesterday, Zimbabwe's President, Robert Mugabe, announced that he would declare Saturday, March 9, 2002, as a one-off public holiday to allow people to vote in this weekend's presidential election.

The Government had previously closed all schools from March 1-9, inclusively.



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