Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Government Begins Mugabe Burial Shrine Construction

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa's government has started the process of constructing the esteemed mausoleum in which the body of...

Zimbabwe: The Good, Bad and Ugly Legacy of Robert Mugabe

Former President Robert Mugabe's legacy is a complex, contested terrain with divergent views and opinions. In his legacy...

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Hints Harbouring No Grace Revenge Intentions

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has hinted he may not be entertaining any plans of seeking revenge against late former...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Loyalist Tries to Use Ex-Leader’s Funeral to Escape Trial

A bid by Zanu PF loyalist Rodney Dangarembizi to delay his trial Friday using late former President Robert...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Died a Sad Man, Ex-Minister and Relative Tells Foreign Leaders

FORMER Mines Minister, Walter Chidhakwa has revealed that former State President and close relative Robert Mugabe died a...

Zimbabwe: President Ramaphosa Attends Robert Mugabe’s Funeral

President Cyril Ramaphosa is attending the State Funeral of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe in Harare on Saturday....

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Memorial – Heads of State Expected to Pay Tribute to Zimbabwe’s Former President

Harare — Different heads of state are expected to pay tribute to Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe on...

Zimbabwe: ‘If You Talked Nonsense to Mugabe, He Would Say ‘Nonsense!”

Robert Mugabe's long-time confidante, Jesuit priest Fidelis Mukonori, shares with DW his recollections of the late former Zimbabwean...

Zimbabwe: Mutare City Council, Vendors Clash Over New Tariffs

Mutare City Council and vendors from the city are on a collision course over the new supplementary budget...

Zimbabwe: Chamisa Gets VIP Seat At Mugabe Funeral

Leader of the main opposition party, MDC, Nelson Chamisa has been granted a Very-Important-Persons (VIP) ticket at the...

Zimbabwe: VIPs for Mugabe Body Viewing Ceremony

Government has announced that Cabinet ministers, Politburo members, parliamentarians, war veterans leadership, the judiciary service, chairpersons and secretaries...

Zimbabwe: ‘We Just Have to Brave It’ – Women Face Assault On Zimbabwe’s Public Buses

Bulawayo — More affordable fares have led to overcrowding on government-owned buses, putting women at greater risk of...

Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe’s Real Legacy Is the Hunger of His People

The death of independent Zimbabwe's first president Robert Mugabe on 6 September at age 95 sparked a predictable...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe and the Lessons Left Behind

As background to this piece, Robert Gabriel Mugabe was born on February 21, 1924, in Kutama, Southern Rhodesia...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe for Sunday Heroes Acre Burial

Late former President Robert Mugabe will be buried at the National Heroes Acre on Sunday, family spokesperson Leo...

Zimbabwe After Mugabe – allAfrica.com

He was the founding father of modern Zimbabwe, but he leaves behind a contested legacy and a country...

Zambia: We’ll Miss Straight-Talking Mugabe – Inonge

Vice-President Inonge Wina has described the late Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as a brave African leader who never...

Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe Hasn’t Gone Anywhere

When the mother of Zimbabwe's First Chimurenga, Mbuya Nehanda, uttered her last words "Mapfupa angu achamuka" (my bones...

Zimbabwe: Masisi Comforts Zimbabwe – allAfrica.com

Gaborone — President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi yesterday joined the world in mourning the passing of liberation icon and...

Zimbabwe: Ex-Zanu-PF Youth League Member Dangarembizi Bid to Escape Trial Flops

Ex Zanu-PF youth league member Rodney Dangarembizi who appeared before Harare Magistrate yesterday facing theft charges dumped his...

Zimbabwe: Trio Nabbed for ‘Insulting’ Mnangagwa Over Dire Economy

Harare — ZIMBABWEAN authorities have arraigned in court three people on charges of insulting President Emmerson Mnangagwa as...

Zimbabwe: NRZ Deal Awaits Treasury Approval

Following a recent meeting of the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) board and a joint plenary session by...

Zimbabwe: When Independence Came to Zimbabwe – Tribute to Robert Mugabe

Back in the village, in the land of milk, honey and dust or Guruve, no sun sets without...

Zimbabwe: ‘They Tormented Him’ – Mugabe’s Nephew Slams Mnangagwa and Zanu-PF

The family of late Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe have accused current head of state Emmerson Mnangagwa of attempting...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe – Hero or Villain?

Zimbabweans have never been as confused as they are today, following the death of Robert Mugabe, who was...

Zimbabwe: The Life and Times of Robert Mugabe

1924: Mugabe is born in Kutama; 1940-1950: Mugabe is educated at Catholic schools and later South Africa's Fort...

Botswana: VP to Attend Mugabe Remembrance

Gaborone — Vice President Slumber Tsogwane leaves for Harare, Zimbabwe today to attend late former president Mr Robert...

Zimbabwe: Is Harare Really Like Tripoli Without War?

According to the recently released The Global Liveability Index 2019 by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Harare ranks...

Zimbabwe: Mining Export Earnings Plunge

Zimbabwe's export earnings from minerals are seen plunging in the current financial year, missing government's US$4 billion target,...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Resurrects, Turns Into Hero, Icon in Death

Nothing gets Zimbabwe's political class all worked up like a funeral. They are a crazy bunch every day...

Zimbabwe: Mangudya Faces Daunting Task

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya will soon present his mid- term Monetary Policy Statement, tasked with...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Offered Chiwenga Presidency

Former president Robert Mugabe, who died in Singapore last Friday, offered Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga to take over from...

Zimbabweans Now Living in Extreme Poverty As Economy Implodes

With Zimbabwe's economy all but confirmed to contract by at least 8% in the year 2019, households are...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe a Leader Among Leaders

On Friday September 6 2019, I woke up to the news that former President Comrade Robert Gabriel Mugabe...

Zimbabwe: President ED Opens Up On VP Chiwenga’s Health Status

President Emerson Mnangagwa has after a long time, finally opened up on the health status of Vice President...

Zimbabwe: Zhuwao – ED Tried to Armtwist Family Into Mugabe Harare Burial

EXILED former cabinet minister and nephew to former President Robert Mugabe, Patrick Zhuwao has accused the Emmerson Mnangagwa...

Zimbabwe: We’ll Respect Mugabe Family’s Wishes – ED

President Mnangagwa yesterday said no decision will be made on the funeral arrangements of former President Robert Mugabe...

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Mourners Injured At Zimbabwe Viewing

Several people have been injured in a crush to see Robert Mugabe's body at a viewing in Harare....

Zimbabwe: EDM Sells Electricity to Zimbabwe

Maputo — Mozambique's publicly owned electricity company, EDM, has agreed to sell 50 megawatts of power to Zimbabwe....

Zimbabwe: Latest – Chamisa Visits Mugabe’s Blue Roof Home, Condoles With Grace

MDC leader Nelson Chamisa has visited late State President Robert Mugabe's Blue Roof private home in Harare's upmarket...