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MONEY The Multi Zero Desaster!

USELESS AND NOT WORTH THE CRISPY PAPER THEY ARE PRINTED ON – and now remember, that both states, Zaire and Zimbabwe, once belonged to the most prosperous countries in Africa and on earth! And then stupid, ruthless and even criminal despots (and their families) ruined the blossoming economy with their greed, became billionaires with foreign … Weiterlesen »

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POLITICS No „Comrade“ Nonsense Anymore!

YOU COULD GO TO PRISON, some years ago, if you forgot to call Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe „Comrade“ face to face. All his compañeros from the struggle for liberation in the 1970s were „Comrades“, or at least „Cmr“ in print. This communist or socialist address was worn like a knighthood and entitled its bearers to … Weiterlesen »

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MONEY 1 The Old Man’s Useless Banknotes …

I TOLD YOU IN MY BLOG, REMEMBER: In some parts of Zimbabwe (in the capital Harare and the mining districts) the Chinese currency Yüan is the accepted money.  Because the Chinese are slowly taking over the devastated country of the senile dictator Robert Mugabe, 94, and the Yüan is an internationally accepted financing tool. The … Weiterlesen »

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MONEY How The Chinese Conquer Africa

THIS IS A TOPIC, TOO FEW ARE TALKING ABOUT! How the Chinese, with their government’s backing, are taking over country after country in Africa. By financing and exciting much needed projects – roads, bridges, power stations, state buildings, apartment blocks, farmland, markets and so on – without asking for any money. They get shares of … Weiterlesen »

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PLACES The News To Use … (No. 25)

It’s a shame, Zambia didn‘t make it. This beautiful and seriously governed country tried to fill the void Zimbabwe’s regime of Robert Mugabe created with it’s ridiculous policy. But they couldn’t. Why? They lack the infrastructure Zimbabwe has. Their marketing was nut good enough. They didn’t have the trained people for more tourists. And the … Weiterlesen »

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ART If You Ever Come To Zimbabwe (No. 68)

As I told you before: Rock carvings and cave paintings are the origin of art and much more: the earliest examples of public human expression! I’m sure you have seen splendid examples from all over the world, but what the early artists did in the cliffs and caves of Zimbabwe is egregious – they refined … Weiterlesen »

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MONSTERS The Critic At Large … (No. 33)

Sir or Comrade Robert Mugabe (as he is called beside the fact, that the Queen has declared the Sir void) is the hero of independence in Zimbabwe. But he became a bad president. He and his clan robbed the once rich country blind and became billionaires. It’s long since the freedom fighter had a heart … Weiterlesen »

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MONEY I Got A Strange Message from … (No. 4)

When my friend Brian tries to send me mail, he has to rush over the border to Zambia and post it there. Well, that’s how it is in President Mugabs’s Zimbabwe. Last week Brian send my an oddity: a banknote of one hundred billion local dollars, worth 0,002 US Cents! He wrote: „When Lori (his … Weiterlesen »

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