Zimbabwe to US critics: 'Go and hang on a banana tree'

2017-02-07 19:35

US critics of Zimbabwe's human rights record "can go and hang on a banana tree", a Zimbabwean official says, while also indicating that the southern African country is waiting for an overture from President Donald Trump's administration.

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.

Former Zim VP Mujuru applauds 'brave' Tsvangirai

2016-10-10 18:33

Zimbabwean former deputy president, Joice Mujuru has showered the MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai with praise, saying he was brave saying he has "braved" President Robert Mugabe's dictatorship since 1999.

Mugabe spokesperson laughs off ill health reports

2016-08-31 11:27

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson has laughed off reports that the veteran leader has abandoned the Southern African Developmental Community summit in Swaziland due to ill health.

Don't incite violence, Zim govt warns broadcasters

2016-07-14 14:17

Zimbabwe's government has vowed not to allow broadcasting of what it terms "subversive" information that could incite violence, as the country faces sporadic protests, a report says.

It's up to SA govt to invite Mugabe to Fort Hare celebrations - spokesperson

2016-05-19 12:08

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson has refused to confirm nor deny his attendance at the University of Fort Hare's centenary celebrations, saying the SA government had the mandate to make the final decision.

Newcomers causing Zanu-PF divisions - war vets

2016-02-04 19:39

Zimbabwe war veterans' leader, Chris Mutsvangwa, has accused newcomers of fomenting divisions within the ruling Zanu-PF party, a report says.

Social media has potential to destabilise country - Zim police boss

2016-02-03 12:56

Zimbabwe police boss, Augustine Chihuri, has warned that the use of social media in the southern African country could lead to tensions that have the potential to cause instability.

Stop factionalism, Mugabe warns Zanu-PF officials

2016-02-01 17:32

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has warned ruling Zanu-PF party officials fanning factionalism to desist from doing so or risk facing the boot, a report says.

Opposition blame Mugabe's health, age for tumbling economy

2016-01-19 12:27

Zimbabwe's opposition parties have reportedly said that President Robert Mugabe's fragile health and old age are "scaring away" investors.


REVEALED: Mugabe 'paying half a million dollars in yearly rentals for a villa in Dubai'

2017-01-22 15:30

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's lavish spending has been exposed in his wife's court battle with a Lebanese tycoon over a botched $1.35m diamond ring deal.

Stop legal action against my VP, Mugabe tells minister – report

2016-11-12 09:02

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly told Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo to stop taking legal steps against Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Mugabe to attend Lesotho's independence celebrations, after 'snubbing' Khama

2016-10-03 12:20

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is set to attend Lesotho's 50th independence anniversary later this week, after he recently "turned down" a similar invite from Botswana, a report says.

Zanu-PF keen on declaring a state of emergency in Zim, MDC claims

2016-08-29 10:57

Zimbabwean opposition parties have reportedly expressed concern that President Robert Mugabe could soon declare state of emergency in a bid to stop protests.

Zim govt officials slam anti-graft agency ZACC over campaign

2016-06-10 13:58

Zimbabwe's anti-graft agency ZACC is facing criticism over its recently launched investigation on a number of individuals and companies, reports say.

Zanu-PF bans social media abuse as Mugabe blasts feuding party bigwigs

2016-02-11 14:30

Following an intense politburo meeting on Wednesday, Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has reportedly banned the abuse of social media by party members, saying that anyone who did not adhere to the rules would be dealt with.

Zimbabwe's civil servants to finally get bonuses

2016-02-04 12:34

Zimbabwean Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa has finally unveiled payment dates for the country's civil servants bonuses, according to reports.

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF to act on social media

2016-02-02 18:04

Zimbabwe's ruling party Zanu- PF is set to meet to discuss the negative use of social media by party members who are allegedly using it to attack other party members,

Succession: Mugabe spokesperson warns Zanu-PF party members

2016-01-29 13:48

Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe will deal with those in the ruling Zanu-PF party who are engaging in succession battles, his spokesperson George Charamba has said, according to state media.

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.

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