WATCH: New film explores complexities of Zimbabwe's land seizures

2016-10-20 08:39

How do you make a film about Zimbabwe's controversial land reform programme without getting mired in years of frustration and anger - and stereotypes?

Zim ex-VP Mujuru offers $1.4m compensation to ex-white farmer

2016-10-13 16:07

Zimbabwe's former deputy president Joice Mujuru has offered to pay $ 1.4m to the previous owner of her inherited Alamein Farm, also known as Ruzambo Farm, a report says.

Zim ex-VP Mujuru offers to compensate former white farm owner

2016-10-07 12:59

Zimbabwe's former deputy president, now leader of the opposition Zimbabwe Peoples First party, Joice Mujuru, has reportedly offered to compensate the former owner of her Alamein Farm, also known as Ruzambo Farm.

Zim white farmer 'escapes to Canada with wife, kids after land seized'

2016-10-06 10:30

A white Zimbabwean farmer has reportedly fled to Canada after his farm was invaded by men "closely linked to high ranking politicians".

Zim white farmer jailed 12 months after refusing to vacate farm

2016-09-21 13:16

A Zimbabwean white farmer has been sentenced to 12 months in jail after refusing to comply with a directive to move out of his farm at the height of the country’s controversial land reform programme, a report says.

Chinese invest in former white-owned Zim farms - report

2016-09-19 18:19

Chinese farmers have reportedly taken over farms that used to belong to white farmers in Zimbabwe.

Zim govt 'has grabbed over 9m hectares of land since 2000'

2016-06-13 15:30

The Zimbabwean government has taken at least 9.4 million hectares of commercial land since its land redistribution programme started in 2000, a report says.

Mugabe's regime turns against land grab beneficiaries

2016-02-15 19:03

Zimbabwe's government has reportedly sent eviction notices to at least 90 people who benefited from the country's controversial land reform programme.

Zim govt leases 'strategic' farms to white farmers

2016-01-26 14:19

The Zimbabwean government has reportedly issued leases to white commercial farmers, saying that they should remain in 'strategic places' in order to help redevelop the country's economy, a report says.

Zimbabwe's white farmers start anew in Mozambique

2015-10-28 14:04

Some farmers forced out by controversial land reform programme are thriving in Zimbabwe's eastern neighbour, Mozambique.


Top Africa news: Nigeria, Malawi, Zim, S Sudan

2016-10-13 21:00

Boko Haram frees at least 21 kidnapped Chibok girls, Zimbabwe's Mujuru offers $1.4m compensation to ex-white farmer and questions raised over South Sudan's Riek Machar travel to SA.

Ex-Zim VP accused of 'hypocrisy' after offering to compensate former white farm owner

2016-10-10 12:42

Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has been accused of hypocrisy after offering to compensate a former white farmer who owned her current farm, Alamein Farm also know as Ruzambo Farm, a report says.

Top Africa Stories: Zimbabwe, Zambia, DRC

2016-10-06 17:10

Zimbabwean white farmer has fled to Canada after his farm is seized, Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been arrested and DRC envoy says Kabila won't seek third term.

Mugabe owns at least 14 farms, Zim opposition claims

2016-09-30 11:46

Zimbabwe's opposition, the People's Democratic Party has reportedly accused President Robert Mugabe of owning more than 14 farms, in a development seen as contravening the country's constitution on land.

Zanu-PF youths threaten fresh Zim land grabs - report

2016-09-20 15:34

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party youths have threatened fresh farm invasions ahead of the much anticipated elections in 2018, a report says.

Crisis hit Zim govt pays $43m to white farmers - report

2016-09-12 21:21

The Zimbabwean government has spent nearly $43 million compensating white commercial farmers whose farms were acquired during the country's land reform programme, a report says.

Govt has started compensating evicted white farmers - Zim minister

2016-05-13 13:49

The Zimbabwean government has started compensating white farmers who were evicted from their land under the country's controversial land reform programme over a decade ago, a report says.

White Zim farmer forced off land to make way for UK based doc

2016-02-02 15:59

A white farmer, Phillip Rankin, has reportedly been forced off his property by police to make way for a Zimbabwean born doctor living in Britain.

Zim's black farmers boost yields, but whites still live in fear

2015-10-29 08:23

Zimbabwe's land reform is considered by many to be an egregious mistake that devastated a once-thriving agriculture industry. Fifteen years after the programme was implemented, blacks who were given land have gained experience.

Zim govt battling to feed its people - Vice President Mnangagwa

2015-10-19 13:32

Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly hinted that the Zimbabwean government is struggling to feed thousands of people as hunger continues to grip the southern African country.

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