Mugabe 'deserved' Chinese peace prize

2015-10-25 14:05

President Robert Mugabe deserved to win China's equivalent of the Nobel Prize this year however scornful Zimbabwe’s opposition is of it, ruling party apologists and state media say.

Mugabe might quit before end of tenure – Zanu-PF officials

2015-09-21 18:03

Senior officials from the ruling Zanu-PF party have reportedly indicated that President Robert Mugabe might be forced to quit before his current tenure ends in 2018 due to “explosive succession and economic problems”.

MDC: Time for Zim to look beyond 'Mugabe must go' hype

2015-08-27 19:31

News24 speaks to the opposition MDC party spokesperson, Obert Gutu, who says the country needs to develop policies that go beyond the "Mugabe must go" hype.

Mugabe 'unmoved' after Obama snubs him

2015-07-29 15:01

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s spokesperson has reportedly described President Barack Obama’s visit to the African Union headquarters as 'just a visit by another visitor'.

Mugabe ridicules Tsvangirai’s call for fresh polls

2014-08-21 11:51

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly ridiculed former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s call for an early return to polls, labelling the demand a “joke”.

Mugabe back home after 'routine' eye check-up

2014-05-23 13:53

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has returned home from a medical check-up in Singapore after a week in the south-eastern Asia state.

EU-AU summit: Mugabe's wife not invited

2014-03-25 14:53

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson has reportedly taken a swipe at the EU's "attempt to stop the first lady from travelling with her husband" who is set to attend an EU-AU summit in Belgium next week.

Mugabe parties as Zimbabwe struggles

2014-02-20 11:08

A rights group has reportedly criticised Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s planned lavish 90th birthday celebrations set to be attended by liberation movements from the SADC region.

Salary scandal: Mugabe aide 'offers to resign'

2014-02-10 14:56

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s spokesperson George Charamba has reportedly offered to resign following reports of massive corruption in the country’s public sector.

US-Africa summit: Why Mugabe was snubbed

2014-01-27 15:00

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was excluded from a high-profile US-Africa summit because he is currently a "Specially Designated National", a US official has reportedly said.


Clinton too junior to criticise Mugabe, says aide

2015-10-06 14:06

US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton is too junior to criticise President Robert Mugabe, who "relates to sitting heads of states and not aspiring candidates", his spokesperson has reportedly said.

Zim doesn't deserve to be ruled by a nonagenarian - MDC

2015-09-16 13:03

Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has called for the immediate resignation of President Robert Mugabe after the veteran leader read the wrong speech at the opening of parliament.

Missing activist family writes petition to Mugabe, threatens massive protests

2015-08-25 15:09

Missing Zimbabwean human rights activist Itai Dzamara’s family has reportedly written to President Robert Mugabe, demanding the veteran leader make an order for his release.

First batch of Zimbabweans fleeing xenophobia arrive back home

2015-04-21 11:00

Six buses full of Zimbabweans fleeing xenophobic violence in Durban have crossed the border back home - and some on board have harrowing tales to tell of the attacks they witnessed, a report says.

US-Africa summit: Mugabe 'still not invited'

2014-07-10 12:19

The US-Africa summit to be convened by President Barack Obama in August is set to proceed without Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as planned, the US ambassador to Zimbabwe has reportedly said.

No role for spouses at summit, EU tells Zim

2014-03-26 14:54

EU ambassador to Zimbabwe Aldo Dell’Ariccia has reportedly said that only those with a role to play in meetings at the forthcoming EU-Africa Summit in Belgium have been invited.

Mugabe gives daughter $100 000, 55 cows

2014-03-03 13:15

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe reportedly gave his daughter Bona $100 000 and 55 herd of at her lavish wedding held over the weekend.

Mugabe off to Singapore for medical operation

2014-02-18 08:51

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly flown out of the country for a medical operation in Singapore.

Mugabe urged to act over economic crisis

2014-02-06 10:04

Zimbabwe's ex-finance minister has reportedly called on President Robert Mugabe to “come out of his closet” and provide direction on the crisis gripping the country.

Mugabe is not dead, says aide

2014-01-16 14:03

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s spokesperson has reportedly quashed media speculation that the veteran leader could be dead amid his uncharacteristic silence since his arrival home from Singapore last week.

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