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Mugabe rejects Confucius Prize after learning it has no link to Chinese government

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has refused to receive the Confucius Peace Prize after learning that it is not associated with the Chinese government, according to Zimbabwean local media. Mugabe’s spokesperson George Charamba confirmed that the president was “not following up on the award”, reported NewsDay, published by local independent media house AMH. “The Chinese government informed […]