A letter of resignation came in to Parliament just as impeachment trials were underway. For Zimbabwe, it’s an historic time – Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken over the presidency from longstanding president Robert Mugabe. Residents are literally celebrating in the streets.
For travelers heading to Zimbabwe, nothing but good awaits. Popular tourism areas like Hwange National Park and Victoria Falls are unaffected, other than maybe some extra happy guides to show them their amazing country.
Read more and watch videos about the new leadership, how residents are reacting and how the country is hopeful for what’s to come.