Mnangagwa says he'll still be Zim's president in 2030 – report

2018-06-17 14:25

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly expressed confidence that he would still be the southern African country's president in 2030, adding that his economic vision for the country is not a mistake.

Computer theft case: State witness 'wants Mugabe to testify'

2018-06-16 10:58

A state witness in the trial of a Zimbabwean soldier accused of stealing at least 119 laptops from the country's former president Robert Mugabe, has reportedly suggested that the nonagenarian be asked to come and testify in the case.

'Beware of the Mugabe, Grace-backed party,' MDC Alliance warned

2018-06-15 10:06

Zimbabwe's new political outfit, the NPF, is reportedly likely set to divide the MDC Alliance, after it maintained this week that it was in discussions with the alliance so that the two parties can work together - ahead of the forthcoming elections.

Mnangagwa, 75, faces 'a stern challenge' from MDC's Chamisa, 40, as they register for July vote

2018-06-14 20:07

Zimbabwe's military-backed president and a youthful opposition leader have registered for July 30 elections, the first without former leader Robert Mugabe's participation. Mnangagwa faces 'a stern Challenge from Chamisa".

Zimbabwe opens candidate nomination ahead of July polls

2018-06-14 15:21

Zimbabwe has fired the starting pistol for election campaigning when it formally opened the nomination process to presidential hopefuls ahead of polls due on July 30.

Top Africa stories: Africa's tallest tree, Mugabe, Nigeria

2018-06-14 08:30

A German scientist Andreas Hemp says a tree he discovered in Tanzania is Africa's tallest, and Robert Mugabe's stepson is facing eviction over rent arrears.

Mugabe's stepson facing eviction over rent arrears

2018-06-13 17:04

Former Zimbabwean ruler Robert Mugabe's socialite stepson is facing eviction from a property over rental arrears dating back three years, court documents seen by AFP showed.

Top Africa stories: Zim's $15bn diamond loot, DRC, Nigeria

2018-06-13 09:00

Zimbabwean parliament has reportedly 'set Robert Mugabe off the hook' over the loss of diamond revenue amounting to $15bn, and Muhammadu Buhari has offered a symbolic apology to the deceased winner of the 1993 democratic election.

$15bn diamond loot: Zim parliament 'sets Mugabe off the hook'

2018-06-12 08:30

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will not appear before a Mines and Energy Parliamentary Committee investigating the looting and loss of diamond revenue amounting to $15 billion, the head of the committee, Temba Mliswa has said.

'Stay out of politics,' Zimbabwe army told ahead of crucial elections

2018-06-11 10:01

South African based think tank, the Institute for Security Studies has questioned the Zimbabwe National Army’s ability to explicitly stay clear of the southern African country’s forthcoming election regardless of its outcomes.


Zimbabwe: Chamisa 'forced to register MDC Alliance as a political party amid squabbles'

2018-06-16 15:07

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa, was reportedly forced to register the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance as a fully-fledged political party pending a court outcome over the use of names and logos by a splinter group.

Top Africa story: Moz terror group, Donkeys in Africa

2018-06-16 07:07

Panic has gripped northern Mozambique following a 'terrorist incident at a local supermarket', and donkeys are stolen and skinned in Africa to feed Chinese demand.

Top Africa stories: Zim land, Africa’s strongest man, Mozambique

2018-06-15 08:00

A Former-Zanu-PF official is set to lose his 'grabbed' farm to former a white owner, and Cheick Sanou from Burkina Faso wants to be the world's strongest man.

US warns Zimbabwe over election after 2-year-old killed

2018-06-14 18:48

The United States has condemned the killing of a 2-year-old boy in Zimbabwe as a "senseless and horrific act" and warned that if the murder was politically motivated it would call into question the country's commitment to a free and fair election next month.

Opposition MDC 'is Zimbabwe's Renamo', claims war vets leader - report

2018-06-14 10:04

Zimbabwe's war veterans leader Victor Matematanda has reportedly equated the main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance to Mozambique's rebel group Renamo.

Zim court frees Grace Mugabe ally, says 'acted reasonably to save his life'

2018-06-13 19:58

A former ally of ex-first lady Grace Mugabe who was facing charges of unlawfully skipping the country has reportedly been acquitted.

Zim gives up on Mugabe summons to explain missing diamond billions - for now

2018-06-13 10:21

The Zimbabwean Parliament has given up on bringing former president Robert Mugabe before a committee to explain the alleged disappearance of diamonds worth $15bn under his administration.

Missing $15bn diamond revenue: Mugabe off the hook for now until parliament reconstitutes after polls

2018-06-13 06:04

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, who twice failed to turn up in parliament to give evidence on corruption in the diamond mining industry, is off the hook until parliament reconstitutes after general elections in July.

Grace Mugabe 'will never be my deputy', says MDC leader Chamisa

2018-06-11 11:30

Zimbabwean Movement for Democratic Change Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly rubbished claims that the opposition coalition is roping in former first lady Grace Mugabe so that she can become its deputy president.

Ex-airline official accuses Mugabe's son-in-law of kidnap: Report

2018-06-11 06:03

A sacked official from a controversial new Zimbabwe airline has accused former president Robert Mugabe's son-in-law of kidnapping her, according to a statement she made to police.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.