'Key lessons have been learnt': Shock as Zim ruling party candidate loses by-election

2016-10-24 10:01

Just what are the "key lessons" that President Robert Mugabe's party has learnt from its shock loss of a by-election this weekend?

We want a free, fair vote in 2018, Zim opposition tells electoral body

2016-10-18 13:17

Zimbabwe's main opposition, the MDC, has called upon the country's electoral body to "put all the necessary systems in place" to ensure that the upcoming 2018 elections are free and fair.

Zim opposition MP takes Mugabe impeachment bid to ConCourt - report

2016-10-08 15:00

A motion of no confidence against Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe,92, that was tabled before the National Assembly by the MDC in July is likely to be decided by the constitutional court, says a report.

Stop introduction of 'bond notes', Zim opposition pleads

2016-09-28 17:51

Zimbabwe's opposition, the MDC led by Morgan Tsvangirai has called on the government to halt the introduction of bond notes, saying this would have "catastrophic implications" on the country.

Pastor Evan Mawarire 'a great shame', says Mugabe

2016-09-25 15:30

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has described as "great shame" the self-exiled cleric Evan Mawarire after his planned protest against the veteran leader in New York failed last week.

Up to 87 arrested in Zim protests, pressure group claims

2016-09-18 09:25

Rights lawyers in troubled Zimbabwe have warned they are in for "a busy weekend" after dozens of activists were reported arrested in several towns and cities during demonstrations for electoral reforms.

Anti-Mugabe protests fizzle out amid high police presence

2016-09-17 17:30

A planned mass demonstration against Zimbabwe's veteran president Robert Mugabe has failed to kick off in the capital Harare, as riot police patrolled the streets to enforce a protest ban.

Secrecy over Mugabe's health may lead to civil unrest, MDC warns govt

2016-09-07 19:00

Zimbabwe's opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has criticised government over the secrecy around President Robert Mugabe's health, a report says.

Zimbabwe court denies bail to 58 after anti-Mugabe protests

2016-09-02 17:45

A Zimbabwean court has denied bail to 58 people arrested during protests last week against President Robert Mugabe, who has vowed to crack down on a surge of anti-government dissent.

We're worried about violence shown by some Zim police, says EU

2016-08-31 08:08

Ahead of a planned national stay-away in Zimbabwe, the EU has expressed its concern at rising cases of police violence towards protesters.


Mugabe opponents 'ready for fresh demos after police ban'

2016-10-20 13:00

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's opponents have called for renewed protest action after the ban on demonstrations imposed last month expired.

Graft: MDC wants Mugabe's ex-spin doctor, other officials arrested

2016-10-16 07:07

Zimbabwe's opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party, has called on the country's anti-graft agency to clampdown on all those who are found on the wrong side of the law regardless of their positions.

Mugabe 'risks being removed from power' through massive protests – Tsvangirai

2016-10-02 11:00

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe risks being removed from power through massive protests if he doesn’t retire soon, opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, has reportedly said.

Zim activists recount 'horrendous' tales of police bruitality

2016-09-28 11:38

Zimbabwean activists opposed to President Robert Mugabe's rule have claimed that they were tortured and detained at the ruling Zanu-PF party headquarters before being handed over to the police.

Zimbabwe police deny using bullets in anti-Mugabe protests

2016-09-18 20:00

Zimbabwe police have denied using bullets to disperse protests against President Robert Mugabe at the weekend, as activists called for electoral reforms ahead of general elections in 2018.

Disgruntled Zanu-PF youths threaten to join MDC anti-corruption march

2016-09-17 20:02

Disgruntled youths from Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party have reportedly threatened to join a march against corruption, organised by the opposition Movement for Democratic Change next week.

Mugabe opponents vow mass protests despite warning

2016-09-13 07:09

Zimbabwean opposition parties have vowed to stage mass protests to press for electoral reforms, unfazed by veteran President Robert Mugabe's threat to increase a crackdown on organisers of anti-government protests.

We'll work with all 'progressive' parties to bring change to Zim – MDC

2016-09-06 12:39

Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai has vowed to work together with all "progressive" parties to bring change in the southern African country.

Family vows to continue searching for missing Zim activist

2016-09-02 09:12

Close to 18 months since Zimbabwean pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara disappeared, his family has said that they would continue searching for him "for as long as it would take to find him".

Zim activist's disappearance 'sends chilling message to Mugabe critics'

2016-08-30 11:49

The continued failure by Zimbabwean authorities to account for the whereabouts of pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara is a worrying sign for democracy in the country, Amnesty International has said.

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