MDC's Chamisa challenges Mnangagwa, Chiwenga to testify at Motlanthe commission - report

2018-11-17 16:03

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly called on President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga to appear before a commission probing the August 1 military crackdown that killed six people.

Mnangagwa saved Chamisa from arrest, says Zim police chief

2018-11-16 20:00

Zimbabwean police have reportedly said that President Emmerson Mnangagwa is the reason why they have not arrested the opposition MDC party leader Nelson Chamisa for "inciting violence", which led to a deadly military crackdown on August 1.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe 'was warned about coup', toddler dies from zebra cobra snake bite

2018-11-15 08:00

Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe was forewarned about the coup that toppled him from power', a former aide says, and a 2-year-old toddler has died from a zebra cobra snake bite in Namibia.

WATCH: Zimbabwe govt denies MDC leader Chamisa kidnap claims

2018-11-12 05:51

Zimbabwe's government has publicly denied claims that its spy agency had attempted to kidnap main opposition leader Nelson Chamisa as he left a rally this weekend.

'I'm not a dictator,' says Chamisa as he defends move to fire several MDC mayors

2018-11-09 07:37

Zimbabwean opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, has rubbished claims that he is a dictator amid reports that he has fired several Movement for Democratic Change mayors who are not backing his presidency.

Top Africa stories: Zim war veterans, Chamisa vows mass protests

2018-10-30 08:02

War veterans have besieged Zimbabwe's ruling party headquarters, demanding the sacking of top officials, and MDC's Nelson Chamisa says his party is planning mass protests to force President Emmerson Mnangagwa out of power

'We'll show Mnangagwa the power that people have,' says Chamisa as he vows mass protests against Zim govt

2018-10-29 10:30

Zimbabwean opposition MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly said that his party is planning mass protests to force President Emmerson Mnangagwa out of power.

Top Africa stories: Zim soldiers 'fire gunshots' at farmers, Kenya hospitals detain patients

2018-10-26 06:05

Zimbabwean soldiers reportedly fired gunshots and teargas at farmers who resisted eviction, and an investigation has found evidence of hospital imprisonments in Kenya over unpaid medical bills.

Zim police give strict conditions for Chamisa's 'inauguration' party this Saturday - reports

2018-10-25 07:30

Zimbabwean police have reportedly set strict guidelines for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance's 19th anniversary celebrations which are set to be held on Saturday.

Zimbabwe opposition leader seeks dialogue on economic crisis

2018-10-23 16:12

Zimbabwe opposition leader seeks dialogue on country's worst economic crisis in a decade


Top Africa stories: Zim horror accident, Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania over gay rights

2018-11-17 11:50

Zimbabwe's horrific bus accident has killed more than 40 people, and Denmark has withheld aid to Tanzania over what it calls "negative developments" in human rights in the east African country.

'Let's help Mnangagwa move Zim forward,' says former deputy PM

2018-11-15 19:30

Zimbabwe's former deputy prime minister Thokozani Khupe has reportedly called for "unity of purpose" among various stakeholders in the southern African country, which is currently battling a battered economy.

MDC's Chamisa 'faces arrest' for inciting post-election violence – report

2018-11-14 20:00

Zimbabwean police have reportedly said they are now close to arresting opposition leader Nelson Chamisa for inciting violence that led to the deadly military crackdown, which left six people dead.

'Our plan is not to oust Mnangagwa,' MDC says as it vows anti-govt protests

2018-11-10 07:47

Zimbabwean opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance, has reportedly said that it has "no appetite to remove [President Emmerson] Mnangagwa from power", as it vowed to go ahead with its planned anti-government protests.

Chamisa moves to consolidate his grip on MDC ahead of elective congress – report

2018-11-01 19:42

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is reportedly working towards consolidating his position within the Movement for Democratic Change, just a few months before the party's elective conference.

Zimbabwean man bailed in Mnangagwa insult case

2018-10-29 21:03

A Zimbabwean court freed on bail a man detained for insulting the president while testifying before a commission probing the fatal shooting of six civilians during post-election protests in August, lawyers have said.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe was misled over $100m Chinese facility, Mozambique sacks over 100 teachers

2018-10-27 07:25

Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe was misled over $100m Chinese facility, officials have revealed, and at least 124 school teachers have been dismissed in Mozambique over 'sexual harassment'.

'Stop dreaming... your call for transitional govt is not feasible,' Zanu-PF tells MDC's Chamisa

2018-10-26 06:05

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has reportedly dismissed opposition Movement for Democratic Change Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s call for a transitional government, saying it is unconstitutional.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe's son in law in court, survivor of Tanzania ferry disaster speaks out

2018-10-24 06:01

Ex-president Robert Mugabe's son-in-law has appeared in court on kidnapping charge, and a man who survived the ferry disaster in Tanzania says his family had already arranged for his burial when news broke that he had been rescued.

Top Africa stories: Ailing Zim VP Chiwenga 'on special diet', Kenya minister charged with corruption

2018-10-20 07:13

Zimbabwe's vice president Constantino Chiwenga is reportedly on "special diet", with the presidential spokesperson George Charamba hinting that he is battling "serious ailment, and Kenya's ex-sports minister Hassan Wario has been charged over Olympic corruption.

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