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.

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.

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.

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.

Police won't stop our peaceful march, Zim's MDC says

2016-08-26 08:12

Zimbabwe’s main opposition parties have gone to court to block police from disrupting a march planned for Friday, the latest of a string of protests in the southern African country.

Zim opposition moves to have Mugabe ousted

2016-08-11 17:31

Zimbabwe's main opposition the Movement for Democratic Change, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has again tabled a motion of no confidence against President Robert Mugabe, says a report.

Rights groups slam charges against Zim pastor

2016-07-12 14:31

“These charges are baseless.” That was the reaction of a human rights lawyer after Zimbabwean pastor Evan Mawarire, who has led calls for peaceful stayaways, was charged with inciting public violence.

Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai confirms he has cancer

2016-06-27 14:48

Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has cancer of the colon and began chemotherapy this week, he has announced.

We are not afraid of Zanu-PF - Tsvangirai

2016-04-15 15:01

The MDC have reportedly brought the capital Harare to a standstill after party supporters and their leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, took to the streets to demonstrate against President Robert Mugabe.

Zim police break up MDC rally, detain MP, supporters

2015-11-09 14:49

At least 17 supporters of Zimbabwe's opposition MDC have been detained in Harare after police broke up an unsanctioned rally, a spokesperson for the party says.


Mugabe, 92, can't bring Zim out of its hardships, says Botswana leader

2016-09-22 13:06

Botswana's president Ian Khama has urged Africa's oldest ruler President Robert Mugabe to leave office, saying he is too old to lead Zimbabwe out of the current hardships, reports say.

In Zimbabwe, government and protesters get more defiant

2016-09-07 17:52

In Zimbabwe, many demonstrations are now organised through social media, prompting the government to announce plans for a law that would tighten social media controls and target what it calls "cyberterrorists".

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.

Who's who in Zimbabwe's anti-government struggle?

2016-08-30 10:20

Who’s heading Zimbabwe’s struggle on the ground now that #ThisFlag pastor Evan Mawarire has had to leave the country?

'Agents provocateurs' could be behind Harare riots, says Zim former minister

2016-08-25 11:22

A senior Zimbabwe opposition official has raised the possibility that "agents provocateurs" are behind looting and violence this week.

We are telling the world our story, says Zim protest pastor

2016-07-18 20:22

Freed protest pastor Evan Mawarire says Zimbabweans are finally telling the world their story – and nothing’s going to stop them.

'Get well soon Save': Zimbabweans react to Tsvangirai's cancer announcement

2016-06-27 19:00

Zimbabweans have taken to social media to send their "get well soon" messages following the news that opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has cancer of the colon.

Zim parties object to Mugabe's invitation to Fort Hare centenary

2016-05-18 14:34

Zimbabwean opposition party, Zimbabwe People First, has threatened to demonstrate at the University of Fort Hare’s centenary celebration, should President Robert Mugabe attend.

Mugabe warns Tsvangirai not to trip over step – report

2016-03-20 14:21

President Robert Mugabe, whose red-carpet stumbles are well known, warned his main opponent Morgan Tsvangirai to be careful not to trip on a step at a plush hotel in Harare recently, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

MDC protests against Mugabe in Harare

2015-10-28 11:42

The opposition MDC led by Morgan Tsvangirai has reportedly launched protests against President Robert Mugabe’s government in Harare, defying heavy police presence in the city centre.

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