EXCLUSIVE: Court to rule on Mugabe's 'fitness' to continue as president

2017-01-14 07:40

A Zimbabwean court is set to decide whether President Robert Mugabe is still fit to lead the troubled southern African country, given his advanced age and alleged willful violation of the nation's governing charter.

Debate on Mugabe's successor 'is a sign of indiscipline, avoid it'

2017-01-12 22:16

Zimbabwe's National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe's "potential" successor are "premature" and "taboo".

'I'm the boss' coffee mug fury: Mugabe's deputy Mnangagwa speaks out

2017-01-05 13:00

Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken a swipe at individuals within the ruling Zanu-PF party, whom he accused of seeking to cause tension between him and his boss, President Robert Mugabe, reports say.

Ex-VP: 'How can Mugabe be in Far East in a time like this'

2017-01-01 11:01

Zimbabwe's former vice president Joice Mujuriu, now leader of the opposition Zimbabwe People First, recently delivered her state of the nation address. Read the full address.

EXCLUSIVE: There'll be more anti-Mugabe protests in 2017, #Tajamuka vows

2016-12-31 13:00

A prominent Zimbabwean social media movement calling itself #Tajamuka has vowed to stage "massive" anti-government protests in 2017 to force President Robert Mugabe to step down.

Zanu-PF's decision to endorse Mugabe's candidature is 'pure madness', war vets say

2016-12-30 10:00

Zimbabwean war veterans have reportedly described as "pure madness" Zanu-PF's recent decision to endorse President Robert Mugabe’s candidature for the 2018 presidential elections.

WATCH: Outrage as video of toddler chanting Zanu-PF slogans goes viral on social media

2016-12-25 09:00

A video clip showing a Zimbabwean toddler chanting Zanu-PF slogans has sparked outrage on social media, with some saying the act is tantamount to child abuse, a report says.

EXCLUSIVE: 'We cause confusion to win elections' – Zanu-PF

2016-12-23 07:44

Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF secretary for information and publicity in South Africa, Morelife Mapeture has described as "normal" the infighting within the ruling party.

Mugabe: Liberation hero turned despot

2016-12-19 06:10

Zimbabwe's veteran leader Robert Mugabe once quipped that he'd rule his country until he turned 100. The leader who is currently Africa's oldest president, having clung to office for 36 years, has shown no sign of loosening his grip.

Ramaphosa: As ANC 'we envy Zanu-PF'

2016-12-18 15:15

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has hailed Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party, saying that the ANC would continue to seek guidance from the liberation movement, a report


VP Mnangagwa's loyalty to 'boss' Mugabe 'questionable', Zanu-PF revolts against him

2017-01-13 22:14

Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF provincial chairpersons have reportedly criticised Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa for "associating with party renegades", saying his loyalty to President Robert Mugabe is "questionable".

Coffee mug saga deepens: Mnangagwa accused of 'plotting a coup' to topple Mugabe

2017-01-09 10:40

Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been accused of plotting to topple President Robert Mugabe after reports emerged that he allegedly hosted Zanu-PF renegades and suspended party officials at his home in Zvishavane.

Mugabe takes 'spending spree' to China

2017-01-05 07:01

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has taken his globetrotting escapades on taxpayers’ expense to China amid complaints by the opposition and ordinary Zimbabweans affected by a serious economic turmoil.

LEAKED REPORT: Mugabe 'in trouble with war vets'

2017-01-01 07:21

A leaked confidential ministerial document says Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 92, might be in trouble after the country's former freedom fighters declared that they no longer want him to lead the southern African country.

EXCLUSIVE: Tsvangirai tipped to lead opposition coalition - #2018Elections

2016-12-31 07:27

Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai of the MDC says "people will decide their future" if securocrats deny him the chance to lead the country - if he wins the 2018 national elections.

2016 in review: Was Africa all about 'doom and gloom'?

2016-12-30 08:00

Africa has had its highs and lows in 2016... As the curtain to the year comes down, News24 goes down memory lane, reflecting on some of those top stories.

In Zimbabwe's meltdown, Christmas is out of reach for many

2016-12-24 19:01

Most people in Zimbabwe are struggling to afford Christmas as the economy implodes, as the US dollar, the main currency used since the country abandoned its own in 2009, is in short supply.

Mugabe off to Far East, leaves Zim 'burning'

2016-12-21 17:05

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has begun his annual leave and will spend part of it in the Far East with his family, despite a myriad of economic problems facing the country.

Mugabe: 'Thank you Cde Jacob Zuma'

2016-12-18 17:05

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly paid tribute to his counterpart President Jacob Zuma and the African National Congress for "supporting" his ruling Zanu-PF party.

Mugabe 'should rule for life, with broad powers' - Zanu-PF youth

2016-12-18 10:00

The youth wing of Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has proposed that President Robert Mugabe "should rule for life and with broad powers".

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