As with most of the other disasters of the 20th century, we can blame the British Colonial Service for the current state of Zimbabwe.
Kissinger, for all his numerous other failings, was a hardnosed practicalist, and had Ian Smith on the verge of a settlement for enfranchisement of the Rhodesian majority when the Foreign Office interfered because all parties in the discussions preferred the negotiated timetable over their expedited version.
ZANU, as the most potent organization for black nationalism, swept the elections, and there's been decades of Robert Mugabe ever since.
It also ignores that if the "whites" took over it would have been obviously Spain take over and what he would think of some mocca people was running thingsThat statement really belies a lack of understanding of the historical and global forces that have influenced Zimbabwe as a nation to be economically less prosperous, relatively, to its European and North American peers.
White people still dont know how to build a pyramid and Egyptians did that millennia go