Minutes after Jacob Mudendahe read that Robert Mugabe had finally agreed to step down from the post of president after more than 30 years in office, the members of parliament started to celebrate the news.
The first moments of the national joy captured on video have already made their way to the internet. As lawmakers began dancing right in the parliament building, ordinary people across the country started celebrating in the streets.
MPs reaction to Mugabe resignation pic.twitter.com/EN9weQ3sFB— Open Parly ZW (@OpenParlyZw) 21 ноября 2017 г.
People jumping onto Driving School truck to celebrate President Mugabe’s resignation pic.twitter.com/xcg3s3os4R— Larry Moyo (@larry_moyo) 21 ноября 2017 г.
Crowds in Harare celebrate following Robert Mugabe's resignation as President of Zimbabwe pic.twitter.com/YqoVEHRrcj— Jenni Missye White (@Missycilious) 21 ноября 2017 г.