One thing we know: when it is all over, those of us who survive will find some form of meaning in it, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Scores of chanting Zimbabweans have gathered to see 94-year-old former leader Robert Mugabe vote, despite his troubled legacy.
Zimbabwe's former central bank governor says he printed more money during his tenure to prevent a coup by "hungry soldiers", and Mozambique's veteran rebel leader Afonso Dhlakama has died aged 65.
Zimbabwe's state-run broadcaster says that according to protocol, the country's outgoing leader would attend Friday's swearing-in of incoming President Emmerson Mnangagwa.
The National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa has condemned what it describes as "a coup" against President Robert Mugabe's government in Zimbabwe. The union, however, says it doesn't back Mugabe.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state, has refused to resign during a crunch meeting with military generals who have seized control of the country.
The International Monetary Fund has reportedly said that Zimbabwe is among the most fragile economies in the world as it faces deep development challenges due to severe social and political turmoil.
Zimbabwe’s remaining white commercial farmers who fear renewed land invasions, are negotiating directlywith the government or the possible new owners to protect their properties, says a report.
Zimbabwe’s ailing opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, who has returned to Harare after being rushed to South Africa for medical treatment, remains in "isolation" because doctors fear he could contract new infections.
President Robert Mugabe has accused some members of his own party of causing shortages in a bid to trigger a revolt against his government, and Joao Lourenco has been sworn in as Angola's next president.
Zimbabwe is set to recruit at least 102 Cuban doctors amid 'serious shortage' of specialists, and at least 20 women have been found dumped in two areas of Uganda's Wakiso district since May.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s expensive briefcase has got Zimbabwean opinion sharply divided, and enraged Kenyan women have protested after waitresses told a mother to 'breastfeed her baby in the toilet'
Zimbabwean state workers have reportedly applauded government after it was announced this week that they would receive their December salaries on time for the first time in years.
Zimbabwe's military shortly will address the nation on state-run television.
Zimbabwe's state-run Herald newspaper says all 10 of the ruling party's provincial branches are calling for President Robert Mugabe and his wife to resign, and they seek a special Central Committee meeting within two days.
President Robert Mugabe says he fired his deputy and longtime ally for scheming to take power, including by consulting witch doctors.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly accused NGOs of interfering in Kenya's elections, and Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta has won an election that was boycotted by the main opposition group.
A rights group and the main opposition MDC party have slammed a police operation to evict street traders from central Harare.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has returned to South Africa but avoided mentioning assault allegations levelled against his wife Grace.
Zimbabwe's Harare International Airport is set to be renamed after the southern African country's long-time president Robert Mugabe, a report says.
Politically motivated violence has reportedly flared up in Zimbabwe in recent months, with at least 745 people allegedly having been attacked in August alone, as the southern African nation gears up for presidential polls in 2018.
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