We are going to give material support to Angola to put an end to this war,
Let (British Prime Minister Tony) Blair hear it. We are not for the British bidder either,
We have never been friends of the IMF and in the future we will never be friends of the IMF,
I thank you for defying him. You have gone against the grain of some of Zimbabwe’s enemies.
The only white man you can trust is a dead white man.
We are not hungry… Why foist this food upon us? We don’t want to be choked. We have enough.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Our votes must go together with our guns. After all, any vote we shall have, shall have been the product of the gun. The gun which produces the vote should remain its security officer – its guarantor. The people’s votes and the people’s guns are always inseparable twins.
This, indeed, is where it (Habitat) rightly belongs and not anywhere in Zimbabwe.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse,
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating,
insist on being world policemen on the management of the Internet.
If those men believe they need compensation, they should go to Britain,
Our party must continue to strike fear in the heart of the white man, our real enemy!”
We have sought to address this inequity, … And what has been the response from former imperialist quarters? Staggering beyond description. My government, my party and my own person have been labeled land grabbers, demonized, reviled and threatened with sanctions in the face of accusations of reverse racism.
The prophets of doom are prophets of doom. Their prophecies are doomed,
The white man is not indigenous to Africa. Africa is for Africans. Zimbabwe is for Zimbabweans.
The results are out, and these do bind us all, loser and winner alike.
so as to enable the secretary general to understand and appreciate what we are trying to do.
I come before you in a moment and mood of national pride and joy tempered with a sense of humility,