Mugabe ministers in court on graft charges in Zimbabwe

2018-11-07 21:05

Two former ministers under Robert Mugabe have appeared in court in Harare on corruption charges, nearly a year after Zimbabwe's long-time ruler was ousted from power.

Graft: Zim VP rubbishes claims govt is targeting Grace Mugabe allies

2018-02-06 12:52

Zimbabwe's vice president Kembo Mohadi has rubbished claims that the ongoing crusade against corruption is targeting former first lady Grace Mugabe's allies, a report says.

Grace Mugabe ally critically ill, hospitalised after arrest

2018-01-03 15:44

A Grace Mugabe ally who was recently arrested on charges of abuse of office is reportedly in a critical condition in hospital.

Mugabe-era finance minister out on bail in Zimbabwe

2017-12-07 20:45

A Zimbabwean court has been freed a Mugabe-era finance minister on bail ahead of his trial on corruption charges, laid following his arrest at the height of last month's military takeover.

'I was handcuffed, blindfolded by masked men in army uniforms,' Mugabe minister tells court of raid

2017-11-25 21:00

Zimbabwe's finance minister says masked men in military uniforms burst into his home and pointed assault rifles at him and his wife as the military moved in against former President Robert Mugabe.

Zimbabwe judge says military action against Mugabe was legal

2017-11-25 12:37

A Zimbabwean High Court judge has ruled that the military action leading to Robert Mugabe's resignation was legal, a key decision as the military sought to show that its actions were not a coup.

'Fluid, unpredictable – but Mugabe stays in power': What happens next in Zimbabwe?

2017-11-10 06:00

It's been an incredible week in Zimbabwe. A man once thought to be untouchable – former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa – has been sacked and expelled from the ruling party and has fled into exile. What does that mean for ordinary Zimbabweans?

Mugabe announces appointment of controversial wife Grace to a key post

2017-09-15 06:03

President Robert Mugabe has announced the appointment of his controversial wife Grace to a key post within his ruling Zanu-PF party in a move seen by critics as a way of positioning her to a role that would influence the First Family’s wishes in the electoral process.

Zimbabwe declares holiday on Mugabe's birthday

2017-08-20 07:00

Zimbabwe has declared President Robert Mugabe's birthday on February 21 a national holiday, a state daily reports, honouring the veteran politician in power since 1980 who opponents accuse of brutal repression and devastating the economy.

Zim govt to slash roadblocks to just 40 countrywide

2017-06-21 06:06

The Zimbabwe government says it will cut to just four per province the number of roadblocks, which are a massive source of frustration for motorists, it has been reported.


Zimbabwe jails Mugabe's ex-minister for graft

2018-07-20 19:30

A Zimbabwe court has handed a four-year jail term to a former energy minister who served in Robert Mugabe's last cabinet after he was found guilty of corruption, a report says.

'We're not targeting' Grace Mugabe allies, says Zim anti-graft watchdog

2018-01-09 06:12

Zimbabwe's anti-graft watchdog has reportedly denied reports that it is targeting former first lady Grace Mugabe's allies, saying, however, that it is "following up on cases with proof provided to them".

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Mnangagwa, Libya

2017-12-08 08:30

Former president Robert Mugabe's son, Robert Mugabe Jr, has launched his own clothing label, and an evicted white Zimbabwean farmer Robert Smart is reportedly set to get his land back.

Zimbabwe's ex-finance minister denied bail

2017-11-27 19:59

Zimbabwe's former finance minister and a leader of the ruling Zanu-PF party's youth league have been denied bail in cases that have raised concerns about the military's actions during its recent takeover.

Mugabe minister appears in court, faces corruption charges

2017-11-25 17:00

Zimbabwe's finance minister has appeared in court to face corruption charges that some observers believe are politically motivated after the resignation of Robert Mugabe.

Assaulted Mugabe minister to appear in court, says lawyer

2017-11-25 10:18

The lawyer for a Zimbabwean Cabinet minister says he was assaulted and will appear in court on Saturday as concerns grow about possible retaliation against allies of Robert Mugabe.

'Spreading alarm over Zim shortages a criminal offence': Minister threatens media

2017-09-25 07:00

Zimbabwe's home affairs minister has threatened "renegades and malcontents" who he accused of spreading alarm and despondency by claiming there are shortages.

Zanu-PF 'tight-lipped' after Mantashe's call on Mugabe to stop attacking Mandela

2017-09-07 10:08

President Robert Mugabe's ruling Zanu-PF party has reportedly remained mum after the ANC this week moved to call on the Zimbabwean leader to stop attacking Nelson Mandela's legacy.

WATCH: 'Don't be afraid to name your successor,' Grace Mugabe tells hubby, 93

2017-07-28 06:14

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has publicly urged her 93-year-old husband to name a successor, saying that the nonagenarian's word would be final.

Grace Mugabe blocks high level probe against Kasukuwere

2017-04-25 14:01

President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace has reportedly told five top Zanu-PF officials, who are investigating the party’s embattled political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, to call off a meeting in Bindura after it emerged that rival party factions were planning to disrupt it.

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