Top Africa stories: MDC says Zim 'now a regional security threat', Ebola spreads to major cities in DRC

2018-12-08 07:39

The MDC says Zimbabwe is 'now a regional security threat' adding that SADC should intervene, and Ebola has spread to Democratic Republic of Congo's major city amid vaccine concerns.

MDC says Zim 'now a regional security threat'… asks SADC to intervene – report

2018-12-07 10:36

Zimbabwe's opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party, has reportedly said that the country is "fast degenerating into a regional security threat, as its economic situation worsens".

WATCH: 'We are not agreed on the president… There is a crisis of legitimacy,' says Chamisa

2018-11-30 08:00

The MDC maintains that it was cheated of victory in the July 30 election, eight months after long-time leader Robert Mugabe was ousted. Watch this video

WATCH: Thousands at Zimbabwe's first anti-govt rally since crackdown

2018-11-29 15:21

Thousands of anti-government demonstrators have marched through Harare under close surveillance by armed police in the first rally since a deadly crackdown on an election protest in August.

Top Africa stories: Chamisa appears before Motlanthe commission, Boko Haram

2018-11-28 08:02

Zimbabwe's opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has appeared before the kgalema Motlanthe commission, and Boko Haram jihadists have killed four farmers near the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri.

Top Africa stories: SA mercenary speaks out against Buhari, Zanu-PF's 'explosive' congress

2018-11-27 08:01

A South African mercenary has spoken out against President Muhammadu Buhari's handling of Boko Haram, and an "explosive" 'Zanu-PF party congress is expected in Zimbabwe.

Top Africa stories: Zim plane crash kills 3, German minister suggests voluntary colonialism for Africa

2018-11-24 07:27

At least 3 people have died after a plane crashed in Zimbabwe, and a German minister has suggested voluntary colonialism for Africa.

Top Africa stories: MDC warns govt over Chamisa arrest, Kenyan priest

2018-11-23 07:39

Zimbabwean opposition MDC youth leader has warned government that the southern African country would be turned into a war zone if party president Nelson Chamisa is arrested, and a Kenyan priest has been killed in Cameroon's anglophone region.

'Arresting Chamisa would be the biggest mistake,' MDC warns Mnangagwa's govt

2018-11-22 11:44

Zimbabwean opposition Movement for Democratic Change youth leader has reportedly warned that the southern African country would be turned into a war zone if party president Nelson Chamisa is arrested.

Top Africa stories: Man's body trapped down after fatal snake bite, Nigerian 'First Lady' email scam

2018-11-21 08:01

Zimbabwean man's body has been trapped down 45m well for a week after fatal snake bite, and a man has charged over Nigerian 'First Lady' email scam.


Zim won't be turned into 'old people's home', MDC youths tell war veterans

2018-12-07 20:03

Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change youth assembly has reportedly vowed to thwart the alleged plan by the country's war veterans to have a constitutional amendment to revise the minimum age of any aspiring president to 52.

Top Africa stories: Egypt discovers stone tools, Zim to build new parliament

2018-12-03 09:51

Archaeologists in Algeria have discovered stone tools and cut animal bones that may be up to 2.4 million years old, bringing into question east Africa's title as the cradle of humanity, and Zimbabwe has started building a new parliament to be paid by Chinese funds.

Top Africa stories: Thousands demonstrate in Harare, 11-year-old girl cleaning up Lagos

2018-11-30 08:00

Thousands of anti-government demonstrators have marched through Harare under close surveillance by armed police in the first rally since a deadly post election violence, and an 11-year-old girl in Nigeria is on a mission to clean up Lagos.

Post Zim election violence: 'Mnangagwa deployed killer soldiers,' says ex-police minister

2018-11-29 11:29

Zimbabwe's former home affairs minister Obert Mpofu reportedly told the Kgalema Motlanthe commission investigating the post-election violence of August 1 that President Emmerson Mnangagwa deployed the soldiers who allegedly killed six people in Harare.

Chamisa's rivals given 'final warnings' – report

2018-11-27 13:06

Zimbabwean opposition MDC party officials accused of plotting to out Nelson Chamisa from the party's leadership have reportedly been given "final warnings", ahead of the national elective conference next year.

Zimbabwe's MDC sets date for nationwide anti-govt protests – report

2018-11-27 08:01

Zimbabwe's main opposition, the MDC party, has reportedly set a date for nationwide demonstration against the worsening economic conditions in the southern African country.

MDC's Chamisa expected before Motlanthe commission on Monday – reports

2018-11-23 10:41

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is reportedly now expected to appear before the Kgalema Motlanthe commission probing the August 1 post-election violence on Monday.

Scuffle as opposition MPs removed from Zimbabwe's parliament

2018-11-22 18:30

Police in Zimbabwe have forcibly removed some opposition members of parliament after they refused to stand up for President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Top Africa stories: MDC's Chamisa and the Motlanthe commission, DRC elections

2018-11-22 10:05

It’s still not certain whether MDC's leader Nelson Chamisa will agree to appear before a commission of enquiry into deadly post-election violence this week, and DRC's political situation remains "confused" as the country gears up for elections.

'I'll lead anti-Mnangagwa demos from the front,' says MDC's Chamisa

2018-11-20 08:00

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly promised his supporters that he would lead his party’s planned protests against the “stolen vote” and the “state of the economy” from the front.

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