MDC officials challenge Tsvangirai over Mujuru

Senior members of Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC are reportedly opposed to party leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s proposed plan to form a coalition with former vice president Joice Mujuru.


WhatsApp slur against Mugabe gets Zim man arrested - report

2015-10-04 19:34

Insulting President Robert Mugabe on social media is a risky business, as a Zimbabwean man who's been arrested for posting a message to the wrong WhatsApp group will no doubt testify.

Cash-strapped Zim 'won't sack civil servants'

2015-10-04 14:06

Despite pressure from the IMF, cash-strapped Zimbabwe will not sack any of its civil servants, a report quotes the minister of finance Patric Chinamasa as saying.

Mugabe takes a swipe at potential successors

2015-10-02 13:27

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly warned his Zanu-PF party supporters to guard against ambitious potential successors whom he accused of wanting to grab power through the "back door".

3 Zim elephants poisoned with cyanide in resort town

2015-10-02 14:42

Three elephants found dead in northern Zimbabwe are now known to have been poisoned by cyanide-laced oranges, according to an anti-poaching group.


Baboons take Zimbabwe radio station off air

2015-10-01 15:45

Forget Zimbabwe's oppressive media laws, this time baboons were to blame for taking a radio station off air.

Mugabe's nephew attacks finance minister over call for foreign investment

2015-10-01 13:00

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's nephew, Patrick Zhuwawo, has reportedly attacked fellow cabinet ministers, saying they risk being fired for lobbying for foreign direct investment.

Zimbabwe launches solar policy

2015-09-30 19:08

Zimbabwe's government has launched a solar energy policy as it tries to reduce a major power shortage in the country.

Six in 10 Zimbabweans live in darkness

2015-09-30 12:07

Six in ten Zimbabweans have no access to electricity, as the country experiences some of its worst power cuts, says a government official.

Zanu-PF fissures have reached 'dangerous' levels – ex-minister

2015-09-29 15:07

Zimbabwe’s former minister of finance, Tendai Biti, has reportedly warned that the southern African country could be headed for chaos if the ruling Zanu-PF party does not resolve its factional and succession battles.

Mugabe blames refugee crisis on external forces

2015-09-29 07:15

Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe says interference in the domestic affairs of independent nations has triggered the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean.

Zimbabweans start receiving drought relief grain

2015-09-28 16:17

The Zimbabwean government is set to start distributing relief grain to families hit by severe drought in all provinces, a report says.

Little-known San paintings in western Zim publicised

2015-10-01 14:37

Reports of the "discovery" of ancient San paintings in western Zimbabwe have aroused interest this week, although some locals insist these rock art sites have been known about for a long time.

Bullies of this world must have trembled to hear Mugabe speak – Zanu-PF

2015-10-01 11:58

Zanu-PF has reportedly hailed President Robert Mugabe’s speech at the UN General Assembly this week, saying it was "timely and eloquent" adding that "the bullies of this world must have trembled" to hear him speak.

Zim elephant euthanised after firecracker scare - conservation group

2015-09-29 20:00

Rangers in northern Zimbabwe have had to euthanise an elephant which broke its leg after being startled by a firecracker, a conservation group says.

Parody Twitter account lightens Zimbabwe's dark days

2015-09-29 19:00

A suspected parody Twitter account of Zimbabwe's state electricity provider is itself providing citizens with some light humour.

Homosexuality contrary to our values, Mugabe tells UN

2015-09-29 12:48

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has once again told the West that his country will not accept homosexuality, telling the UN General Assembly that “we are not gays”.

Zim court again postpones Cecil trial

2015-09-28 18:41

A court has postponed for the second time the trial of hunter Theo Bronkhorst, who is linked to the illegal killing of Cecil, Zimbabwe's most prized lion.

Zim VP runs up $120 000 hotel bill while waiting for 'proper' house

2015-09-28 14:36

Zimbabwean Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko reportedly spent at least $120 000 in the more than 280 days that he has so far stayed in a five-star hotel, as he seeks to find suitable accommodation since his appointment last year.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.