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(Cameroon) : 8–10 June 1996. *Harare (Zimbabwe) : 2–4 June 1997. *Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) : 8–10 June 1998. Transportation The railway that served the founding purpose of the city remains important, bisecting the city in a north-south direction. Botswana Railways runs a line that goes from Cape Town to Harare via Bulawayo. The railway station in Gaborone is located south of the Parliament House

in the city's center. The line stops at the following cities in and near Botswana: Ramatlabama on the South African border, Lobatse, Gaborone, Palapye, Serule, Francistown, Ramokgwebana, and Plumtree, Zimbabwe.

airline routes map url http: www.botswanatourism.co.bw maps img airline_big.gif series Botswana Maps accessdate 2009-08-04 It is the headquarters of Air Botswana, the national airline of Botswana. Starting August 2010, Air Botswana has direct flights to Lusaka International Airport in Lusaka, Zambia and flights to Lusaka via Kasane. The airline plans to create a route from Gaborone to Luanda, Angola in the future.

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, Nairobi, Nanyuli and Samburu (Samburu National Reserve). *International scheduled destinations: Asmara, Djibouti, Harare, Johannesburg, Khartoum, Kilimanjaro (Mount Kilimanjaro), Lilongwe and Lusaka. - 53 June 2, 2010 Harare, Zimbabwe 3–0 Michel Bastos, Robinho, Elano Friendly (Exhibition game) - Life and work Born in Harare, Zimbabwe (then Salisbury (Salisbury (Rhodesia)), Southern Rhodesia

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to monitor a ceasefire that begins December 28. * December 27 – The Soviet Union invades Afghanistan (Soviet war in Afghanistan), and Babrak Karmal replaces overthrown and executed President Hafizullah Amin. In 1961, as recognition for his work as a poet, Tzara was awarded the prestigious Taormina Prize. One of his final public activities took place in 1962, when he attended the International Congress on African Culture

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- *Snooker: Stephen Maguire beats David Gray (David Gray (snooker player)) in the UK Championship (UK Championship (snooker)) 10 frames to 1 (BBC) *Cricket: England (English cricket team) beat Zimbabwe (Zimbabwean cricket team) by 5 wickets in Harare, Zimbabwe in the first One Day International to lead the 4 match series 1–0. (Cricinfo) *Baseball: The entire Boston Red Sox team is named ''Sports Illustrated'' 's Sportsmen of the Year (Sportsman of the Year) for their 2004 World Series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals. It is the first time that an entire professional sports team was bestowed with that honor. (ESPN) *Rugby union: In their biggest ever winning margin, Wales defeat Japan 98–0 at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff. (BBC) *Cricket: England (English cricket team) arrive in Harare, Zimbabwe for their controversial One Day International series against the Zimbabwean cricket team. (Cricinfo) *Cross-country skiing: Starting off the 2005 World Cup season (Cross-country skiing World Cup medalists#2004 05 3)'s third weekend of competitions, in Kuusamo Ruka-Kuusamo

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Makwavarara is currently running the affairs of the City of Harare despite the fact that there is a pending application to the High Court questioning its authority to do so. The Commission itself was appointed by Ignatious Chombo, the Minister of Local Government, Public Works and Urban Development, leading one Zimbabwean newspaper to comment that "President Mugabe, through the Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing, Ignatious Chombo, is now effectively

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url http: eatout.co.zw index.php?option com_sobi2&sobi2Task sobi2Details&sobi2Id 6&Itemid 53 email coimbra@zol.co.zw address 61 Selous Avenue, corner 7th St lat -17.822447 long 31.057260 directions $5 taxi ride from the main hotels phone +263-4-700237 tollfree fax hours price $25 content This Portuguese restaurant has invested little in the decor but that is no problem. You go for the food, not the wall decorations, and the food is very good. Quick

Service - Half a Chicken and Chips only $10 Drink Try Chibuku, a popular local beer. It comes in "scuds" - large 2 litre brown plastic containers. The beer is lumpy and opaque beige, but is good and painfully cheap. Shake-shake is prepackaged sorghum beer (brewed in the traditional African style) and is very thick and filling, and comes in milk cartons. The locally brewed Castle, Lion, Zambesi and Bohlingers are definitely worth trying. Harare has a vibrant club scene that goes on until the early hours. *Stars, located next to the Rainbow hotel, is a high class bar club lounge that plays hip hop and house music. It can be expensive but a lot of fun. *Symphony is a hip hop club lounge very similar to Stars. *Globe Trotters, also known as GT, is a much less expensive club. *Balcony is very similar to Globe Trotters. * WikiPedia:Harare Commons:Category:Harare

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it was a refuge for displaced Poles (Polish people). It is an educational centre with numerous elite private and government schools in the area. Marondera houses some of the most popular high schools and junior schools in Zimbabwean history such as Bernard Mizeki College, Peterhouse, Watershed College, Rakodzi High School, Marondera High School. Junior schools in Marondera include Ruzawi Prep, Godfrey Huggins, Diggleford School,lendy park and Springvale House. It also houses an agricultural and commercial college aptly named Kushinga Phikelela and a government research station called Grasslands Research Station. WikiPedia:Harare Commons:Category:Harare


, the country's oldest university (founded in 1952), is situated in Mount Pleasant, about Colonial period (1890–1979)

airport of the country Harare International Airport serves Harare. Sports Soccer is most popular among the people of Harare. Harare is home to Harare Sports Club ground. It has hosted many Test (Test cricket), One Day Internationals and T20 Cricket matches. Harare is also home to the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League clubs Dynamos F.C., Harare City, Black Rhinos F.C. and CAPS United F.C.. News and information Residents are exposed to a variety

* National Sports Stadium (National Sports Stadium (Zimbabwe)) * Heroes Acre (National Heroes Acre (Zimbabwe)) * Borrowdale Race Course * Sam Levy Village * Eastgate Centre (Eastgate Centre, Harare) * Westgate * ZANU-PF Headquarters * KG6 * Munhumatapa Hotel * Livingstone House * Karigamombe Centre * ICL Building * NSSA House * Rainbow Towers - formerly Sheraton Hotel * Harare Sports Club * Avonlea Primary School Twin towns – Sister cities

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was made for the hit song "You Can Call Me Al". Simon toured the album extensively, featuring many of the artists from the album in addition to exiled South Africans Hugh Masekela and Miriam Makeba. Two concerts in Harare, Zimbabwe, were filmed in 1987 for release as "The African Concert". The audience was a multi-racial mix with many travelling from South Africa. - 68 Harare Sports Club (formerly "Salisbury Sports Club"

. Also, a street in Moscow bears his name and the Zimbabwean band R.U.N.N. family had a hit song that mourned his loss. The prototype Standard, G-ARTA, rolled out of the Weybridge (Brooklands) factory on 15 April 1962. On 29 June, after two months of ground, engine and taxi tests, it flew to Wisley for further testing. Green,1964. p. 228. By the end of the year two more had been flown to Wisley. A serious problem with drag appeared: to cure

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and plays social cricket for the Hollywood Cricket Club. '''Andrew John Pycroft''' (born June 6, 1956 in Salisbury – now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 3 Tests (Test cricket) and 20 One Day Internationals from 1983 to 1992. '''Ali Hassimshah Omarshah''', (known as '''Ali Shah''', born August 7, 1959 in Salisbury - now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 3 Tests (Test cricket) and 28 ODI (One Day International)s from 1993 to 1996. Ali is currently living in Harare with his wife Aisha Omarshah, son Zain Omarhshah and daughter Fariyah Omarshah. He is currently in business trading in various commodities from around the world. '''David Hayden Brain''' (born October 4, 1964, Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 9 Tests (Test cricket) and 23 ODI (One Day International)s from 1992 to 1995. '''Gavin Aubrey Briant''' (born 11 April 1969 in Salisbury - now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in one Test (Test cricket) and 5 ODI (One Day International)s in 1993. '''Ujesh Ranchod''' (born May 17, 1969 in Salisbury - now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in one Test (Test cricket) and 3 ODI (One Day International)s from 1992 to 1993. His only International test wicket came when he dismissed Sachin Tendulkar on 13 Mar 1993 at Delhi. '''Glen Keith Bruk-Jackson''' (born April 25, 1969 in Salisbury - now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 2 Tests (Test cricket) and one ODI (One Day International) in 1993. '''Stephen Guy Peall''' (born September 2, 1969, Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 4 Tests (Test cricket) and 21 ODI (One Day International)s from 1992 to 1996. '''Everton Zvikomborero Matambanadzo''', born WikiPedia:Harare Commons:Category:Harare


'''Harare''' ( It is situated at an elevation of 1,483 metres (4,865 feet) and its climate falls into the subtropical highland category.

The city was founded in 1890 by the Pioneer Column, a small military force in the service of the British South Africa Company, and named Fort Salisbury after the British Prime Minister Lord Salisbury (Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury). Company administrators (Company rule in Rhodesia) demarcated the city and ran it until Southern Rhodesia achieved responsible government in 1923. Salisbury was thereafter the seat of the Southern Rhodesian (later Rhodesian) government and, between 1953 and 1963, the capital of the Central African Federation (Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland). It retained the name Salisbury until 1982, when it was renamed Harare on the second anniversary of Zimbabwean independence.

Harare is Zimbabwe's leading financial, commercial, and communications centre, and a trade centre for tobacco, maize, cotton, and citrus fruits. Manufactured goods include textiles, steel and chemicals, and gold is mined in the area. The city's suburbs include Borrowdale (Borrowdale, Harare), Mount Pleasant (Mount Pleasant, Harare) and Avondale (Avondale, Harare); the most affluent neighbourhoods are to the north. The University of Zimbabwe, the country's oldest university (founded in 1952), is situated in Mount Pleasant, about north of the city centre. University of Zimbabwe Website Harare is home to the country's main Test cricket ground, Harare Sports Club, and to Dynamos F.C., Zimbabwe's most successful association football team.

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