Briefing from ROAPE Volume 7 Number 18
Zimbabwe After Independence

Zimbabwe After Independence
Vol.7 No.18 (Summer 1980), pp89-93
Following the electoral success of ZANU(PF) in February 1980, the initial problems facing the new government were to establish peace and state security, to begin to meet some of the economic expectations of the mass of the population who had supported the armed struggle, and to attempt to end the bitter divisions after seven years of war.