Zimbabwe

Mugabe's wife Grace completes PhD in 3 months

Soon after being shoe-horned into the top ranks of Zimbabwe's ruling party, the wife of ageing leader Robert Mugabe has gained a PhD in orphanages, seen as the latest sign that she may be destined for the high office.

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Top court rejects Zim’s complaint over EU sanctions

2014-09-18 16:51

The European Union’s top court has rejected the complaint of a Zimbabwean businessman and former government official who was hit by EU sanctions and was briefly detained at a British airport in 2007.

Don't disrupt operations on white-owned farms - Zim minister

2014-09-18 14:54

Zimbabwe cannot afford to kick white farmers off the land and then import products such as milk from South Africa, a Zimbabwean minister says.

Zimbabwe police holding cells filthy

2014-09-17 20:39

Zimbabwean lawyers have decried reported assaults and the death of suspects in police custody, as well as conditions in holding cells they called unfit for human habitation.

Russia's FM hails Mugabe as Africa's legend

2014-09-17 15:23
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Russia’s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has reportedly hailed Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as an “African legend and historic figure”.

 

Mugabe backs Russia

2014-09-16 19:26
126 comments

Zimbabwean's veteran president Robert Mugabe has voiced his support for Russia describing Western sanctions against Moscow as illegal.

Grace Mugabe is 'queen of the land'

2014-09-11 12:40
82 comments

Zimbabwean justice minister has reportedly told parliament that President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace is a “queen” who should be honoured by traditional leaders and opposition politicians.

Mugabe the poorest among world leaders - wife

2014-09-10 13:08
177 comments

Zimbabwe’s first lady says her husband President Robert Mugabe is the "poorest president the world over", according to a report.

I instil fear in Western leaders, says Mugabe

2014-09-08 12:30
423 comments

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe claims the reason he is barred from attending international summits is because Western leaders are afraid of him.

Mugabe: Whites still in Zim should go back to England

2014-09-06 14:56

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says whites who are still in the country should go back to England.

Group warns of a looming coup in Zimbabwe

2014-09-05 20:00
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A rights organisation has issued a warning that a coup remains imminent in Zimbabwe if the current "serious economic situation" in the southern African country persists.

Don't mess with my family - Mugabe

2014-09-04 21:16

Robert Mugabe has warned against messing with his family, amid debate on his wife's entry into politics.

Mugabe could cause SADC 'democracy deficit'

2014-09-03 21:12

There could be a "democratic deficit" in the SADC during the Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's tenure, the Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition says.

Zimbabwe army to stay above politics

2014-09-15 18:35

Zimbabwe's army chief warned those jostling to succeed President Robert Mugabe not to try and drag the military into politics.

Zim pays almost R2bn to service Chinese loans

2014-09-10 11:17

Zimbabwe has spent almost R2bn in unbudgeted expenditure to service outstanding loans from China in an effort to encourage new financial support.

Mugabe's anti-white remarks 'vile, vindictive'

2014-09-09 12:59
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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s recent anti-white remarks have been condemned by his critics who said the veteran leader was not serious about resolving the country’s pressing issues.

Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF to elect VPs by secret ballot

2014-09-08 09:28

Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party is set to choose the country’s two vice presidents through a secret ballot in December, media reports say.

Two officers die prepping for Zimbabwe air show

2014-09-05 21:22

Two officers have been killed in an aircraft crash preparing for Zimbabwe's air show.

Zimbabwe, China launch new power units

2014-09-05 10:09

Energy-starved Zimbabwe has launched a $533m project with China to scale up electricity generation at one of its major power plants.

Zimbabwe says Uganda's JLOS is Africa's best

2014-09-04 12:17

Zimbabwe has reportedly hailed Uganda's Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) saying the east African country runs one of the best JLOS on the continent.

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