Mujuru wanted to use Nigerian witches to topple me – Mugabe

46 minutes ago

Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has rubbished President Robert Mugabe's claim that she hired the services of Nigerian witchdoctors to try and topple him from power.

Zim media praises 'steadfast' Mugabe

2015-03-01 14:24

Zimbabwe's state media has praised President Robert Mugabe's "intellectual clarity" and "ideological steadfastness" after he celebrated his 91st birthday.

Mugabe vows to expel more white farmers

2015-02-28 22:23

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has marked his 91st birthday with lavish celebrations, defying criticism of his policies by vowing to expel the country's last remaining white farmers from their land.

Mugabe admits land reform blunder

2015-02-27 14:35

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has admitted he blundered by giving ill-equipped black farmers vast tracts of farmland seized from whites under his controversial land reforms.

Don't feed yourself till your tummy is full - Mugabe

2015-02-27 05:46

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, who has just turned 91, says that one of his secrets to a long life is "not filling my stomach".

Mugabe is my hero, says man donating 2 jumbos

2015-02-24 13:58

A prominent Zimbabwean farmer who has pledged to donate wild animals towards President Robert Mugabe’s birthday bash says the donation is just "a drop in the ocean" compared to what the veteran leader has done for him.

UK's betrayal led to Zim's land grabs – London mayor

2015-02-24 09:54

London mayor Boris Johnson, who is also reportedly tipped to be the next Conservative Party leader, has openly admitted that Britain played a “shameful” role in Zimbabwe’s economic woes.

Mugabe slowly sheds pariah image as he turns 91

2015-02-21 22:05

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has turned 91, showing no sign of giving up power as the West slowly eases pressure on a man who has been an international pariah for the last decade.

Several birthday parties planned for Mugabe, 91

2015-02-21 15:45

President Robert Mugabe, who has ruled Zimbabwe for 35 years, has celebrated his 91st birthday, as his supporters prepare a party in Victoria Falls where two elephants are to be slaughtered.

Lesotho to hold vote under heavy regional police presence

2015-02-21 07:38

Troubled southern African mountain nation Lesotho's plan to hold a snap election at the end of the month has been approved by key regional authorities who will deploy hundreds of police to oversee the ballot.


MDC slams Mugabe racism

2015-03-02 20:05

Zimbabwe's MDC has criticised President Robert Mugabe's 'crude and racist remarks' against white farmers.

Mugabe threatens to take over safari operations

2015-03-01 11:30

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has threatened to take over local white-owned safari operations, saying "we are now going to invade these forests".

I'm still in charge, not Grace - Mugabe

2015-02-27 16:25

Zimbabwe's 91-year-old President Robert Mugabe has declared he is still in charge, dismissing speculation that his increasingly powerful wife Grace is now running the show.

Mugabe: Wife not the power behind my throne

2015-02-27 12:46

Zimbabwe's 91-year-old President Robert Mugabe has told state television that his wife Grace, a rising political star in the ruling party, is not the power behind his throne.

I never wanted to lead Zimbabwe – Mugabe

2015-02-25 13:41

Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe reportedly says he never wanted to be president - despite the fact that the nonagenarian continues to cling to power, almost 35 years after Zimbabwe attained its independence.

Upsurge in attempts to evict Zim’s last white farmers

2015-02-24 11:18

There is an upsurge in attempts to forcibly take over Zimbabwean properties still owned by whites 15 years after the launch of a land reform programme, a Zimbabwe farmer’s union says.

Tongaat fingered in plot to topple Mugabe

2015-02-23 17:51

Tongaat Hulett's Zimbabwean unit has reportedly been fingered in a plot to remove President Robert Mugabe from power.

Zim state media praises Mugabe on birthday

2015-02-21 17:40

The official Herald newspaper in Zimbabwe has published a special 91st birthday supplement, thick with congratulatory messages to one of Africa’s oldest presidents Robert Mugabe.

I'm happy God has looked after me – Mugabe, 91

2015-02-21 14:05

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who has turned 91, says he thanks God for giving him a long life.

EU renews sanctions on Zimbabwe, Mugabe

2015-02-20 22:25

The EU has renewed for another year its sanctions against Zimbabwe, including a travel ban and asset freeze on President Robert Mugabe and his wife, according to a notice.

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