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Song by cricketer who protested against Mugabe in 2003 becomes soundtrack of change in Zim | News24

2017 AP YEAR END PHOTOS - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, center, arrives to preside over a student graduation ceremony at Zimbabwe Open University on ...

Judith Todd and Henry Olonga walk at the head of the anti Zimbabwe cricket tour march

Photo: Henry Olonga wears an armband during the 2003 World Cup. (Reuters: Paul Cadenhead)

Cricketer's song becomes soundtrack of change in Zimbabwe

It's taken nearly 15 years, but Zimbabwe is listening to Henry Olonga's song again.

Cricketer's song becomes soundtrack of change in Zimbabwe

When two Zimbabwe cricketers, one black and one white, staged a daring protest against the regime of Robert Mugabe at a World Cup game 14 years ago, ...

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Zimbabwe's Andy Flower (R) and Henry Olonga (L) never played for their

A protest at Lord's before a Test between England and Zimbabwe after the decision to pull

Emmerson Mnangagwa

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Olonga announced his retirement after the 2003 World Cup and went into hiding after an arrest warrant was issued against him on grounds of treason.

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Fans cheer during the third ODI between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.

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Traffic flows past a billboard with a portrait of Emmerson Mnangagwa the new Zimbabwean President in Harare, Zimbabwe, Monday, Nov.27, 2017.

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Listen to Henry Olonga, who fled Zimbabwe after a political protest in 2003, and he will tell you that the Zimbabwean team – who make their bow in the ...

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Henry Olonga bowling for Zimbabwe during their match against New Zealand on the 6th day of the 11 nation International Cricket Council (ICC) tournament in ...

Left: Robert Mugabe and his wife and their two sons prepare to cut a birthday

Anti-Zimbabwe protest, Lord's.

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The artist became a critic of Mugabe, who held onto power for 37 years during

Olonga stunned cricket and the wider world when he donned a black armband at the World Cup, mourning the death of democracy in his homeland. Seven years on ...

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Zimbabwe Cricket Team, Worcester, 2003.

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Henry Olonga brings his Cricket Café to Wokingham on Saturday.

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We sportsmen were virtually abandoned by our administrators over playing in Zimbabwe

He started his career as a lower order batsman for South Africa in ODIs and he couldn't make a significant contribution. After the retirement of Jacques ...

President Robert Mugabe, 93, who under different titles led Zimbabwe between 1980 and 2017

Virat Kohli abused an Indian journalist for an old story on him and Anushka Sharma.

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Why Masakadza was wrong choice for captaincy Hamilton Masakadza was on song on the recent Bangladesh tour, but is prone to loss of form.

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Zimbabwean musician Thomas Mapfumo has remained a beloved national hero despite moving to the United States

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... India's opener as India chased 335 against England. He remained unbeaten over the course of 60 overs and had scored just 36 despite facing 174 balls.

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David Warner, Steve Smith (pictured) and Cameron Bancroft have all been banned from

Dr Ali Bacher, the Executive Director of the 2003 World Cup, at the Opening

Bulawayo scoreboard.

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Andy Flower (left) and Henry Olonga (right) protested Robert Mugabe at the

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MS Dhoni sweeps on his way to an inevitable half-century. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters

When Andy Flower (left, next to Hamilton Masakadza) moved to Takashinga, a

26. Yuvraj Singh touches the feet of his idol.

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