Zimbabwe prepares for swearing-in of new leader Mnangagwa

2017-11-24 11:12

As Zimbabwe prepares to swear in a new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa, questions remain on the future of Robert Mugabe, who ruled for 37 years, and the wife who just days ago was poised to succeed him.

SA 'dangerous' for Mugabe and wife Grace - report

2017-11-23 14:41

Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace could face serious trouble if they seek refuge in South Africa, as some rights activists could "hound them for crimes" they allegedly committed in both countries.

Zimbabwe's next leader Mnangagwa prepares to take power

2017-11-23 11:03

Zimbabwe's incoming president Emmerson Mnangagwa was preparing Thursday to take power after the shock resignation of Robert Mugabe brought 37 years of authoritarian rule to an end.

'Where is Mugabe?,' Zimbabwe wonders

2017-11-23 10:01

As Zimbabwe prepares to swear in a new leader after 37 years, attention is turning to the fate of former president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace.

WATCH: ‘Mnangagwa, the military and Mugabe are cut from the same cloth’

The Zimbabwe Solidarity Forum (ZSF-SA) held a media briefing at the Parktonia Hotel in Braamfontein on Wednesday to discuss the political developments in Zimbabwe following the resignation of Robert Mugabe on Tuesday.

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Free speech in Zimbabwe parliament after 37 years of oppression

2017-11-22 11:30

The extraordinary parliamentary session which was meant to to vote for President Robert Mugabe's dismissal ended up serving as an outlet for elected officials to denounce the excesses of the nonagenarian's regime.

Pendulum of history swings against Mugabe

2017-11-21 18:37

Thirty-seven years ago, Robert Mugabe was feted as a titan who had won Africa's last great war against colonialism.

Zimbabwe: Developments since the military takeover

2017-11-21 10:44

Here is a timeline of the developing political crisis in Zimbabwe, where the country's 93-year-old president, Robert Mugabe, insists he is still in power despite a military takeover and a rising clamour for him to quit.

Zim war veterans ask High Court to validate 'army intervention'

2017-11-21 06:02

Zimbabwe's war veterans have reportedly approached the High Court seeking an order declaring the intervention by the defence forces as a lawful and justified action meant to defend constitutionalism.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe, facing impeachment, calls Cabinet meeting

2017-11-20 18:56

Zimbabwe's ruling party has ordered impeachment proceedings to begin against longtime President Robert Mugabe and expressed confidence that he could be voted out within two days, while the world's oldest head of state ignored the party's midday deadline to resign and instead summoned ministers to a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday morning.


On disputed land, Zimbabweans see hope after Mugabe's exit

2017-11-23 22:44

For years, a group of Zimbabwean villagers has resisted efforts by the wife of former President Robert Mugabe to force them off a farm near the capital, enduring police raids and the demolition of their homes.

Mugabe 'granted immunity from prosecution', says he wants to die in Zim

2017-11-23 12:27

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, 93, has reportedly been granted immunity from prosecution after his resignation as the leader of Zimbabwe.

First picture of Mugabe after resignation goes viral on social media

2017-11-23 11:03

A picture of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, 93, and his wife Grace - purported to have been taken just before the nonagenarian signed his resignation letter on Tuesday - has gone viral on social media.

Zimbabwe's incoming leader Mnangagwa returns home to cheers

2017-11-22 16:53

Zimbabwe's incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa has emerged from hiding, departing from neighbouring South Africa to return home in preparation to take power after Robert Mugabe's stunning resignation.

Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe's 'Crocodile' to snap up the top job

2017-11-22 14:22

Nicknamed "the Crocodile" for his ruthlessness, Emmerson Mnangagwa who will take over as Zimbabwe's next president, is a hardliner with ties to the military who could prove as authoritarian as his mentor Robert Mugabe.

Zimbabwe poised to swear in new president, Mnangagwa

2017-11-22 09:29

Zimbabwe's recently fired vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to return home to be sworn in as the country's new leader.

Parliament hears charges in Mugabe impeachment

2017-11-21 17:35

Zimbabwe's Parliament members are cheering as they listen to allegations against President Robert Mugabe as they enter the next stage of the impeachment process.

Analysis shows a decline in public sentiment towards Mugabe and his wife

2017-11-21 09:46

An analysis of social media has revealed that Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace have attracted a large percentage of negative sentiment from the public.

AS IT HAPPENED: Zuma heads to #Zimbabwe as calls mount for Mugabe to quit

2017-11-21 06:02

South African President Jacob Zuma and Angolan President Joao Lourenco are heading to Zimbabwe on Wednesday, following talks between regional leaders.

Grace Mugabe close ally reappears on Twitter

2017-11-20 18:38

A Zimbabwean Cabinet minister close to first lady Grace Mugabe who went silent after the military moved in last week has reappeared on Twitter, saying he is "relatively fine outside the country."

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