Zimbabwe


The journey of a 9-year-old in search of a better life in South Africa: 'I thought I would be shot'

2020-01-25 16:22

Children, often undocumented and unaccompanied, risk the dangerous crossing into South Africa in hope of a better life.

Zimbabwe tycoon's offer seeks to end doctor strike

2020-01-22 22:04

A funding offer by a billionaire Zimbabwe telecoms tycoon has prompted the country's doctors to consider ending a long-running strike over wage payments.

More energy woes for Zim after floods at key power plant

2020-01-20 20:33

Heavy rains have battered Zimbabwe's Hwange district, flooding coal mines and the country's biggest thermal power station raising fears that the country might experience increased power cuts this coming week.

Zim government workers offered allowances after 97% pay increase rejected

2020-01-15 08:44

The state has offered employees a "cushioning allowance" after a workers' representative board warned there would be increased non-attendance from work.

Zimbabwe's government workers reject 97% salary increase

2020-01-11 14:26

Zimbabwe government workers have rejected a 97% salary increment that was tabled by their employer saying the offer fell far too short of their demands.

More job losses loom for Zim's banking industry

2020-01-07 21:29

After shedding 8% of their workforce last year, Zimbabwean banks may cut more jobs in 2020 as the economy shrivels and the sector increasingly shifts away from cash and toward digital services.

More woes for Zimbabwe as dam levels drop

2020-01-06 19:50

Zimbabwe's agriculture sector, hard hit by drought, is facing another significant risk as dam levels recede due to the high temperatures. Climate change has also resulted in an increase in insect growth rates, experts say.

The year Zimbabweans want to forget

2020-01-04 07:15

From a clampdown on protestors over a massive fuel price hike, to rolling 18 hour power cuts, Zimbabwe's government - led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa - had its work cut out in 2019.

Zimbabwe drought, food crisis likely to run into 2020, warns Famine Systems Network

2019-12-27 12:23

A swathe of Zimbabwe, running from the southwest to the northeast, faces a “Phase 3” food crisis after a sporadic start to the November to March rainy season, the Famine Early Warning Systems Network has said.

Zimbabwe doctor strike: Healthcare system is on the brink

2019-12-24 21:16

Abandoned by a broken health system, many people in Zimbabwe are left to cope however they can or left to suffer alone.

 

Zim food crisis worsens - but UN officials say there's no sign of the promised food aid

2020-01-25 13:03

Zimbabwe insists it’s prepared to deal with a deepening food crisis, but the United Nations says that so far there’s little evidence that enough corn is coming in to feed the drought-stricken nation’s 8.5 million people, nearly half the population, who are going hungry.

Caterpillar invasion worsens Malawi food insecurity

2020-01-22 16:01

An invasion of crop-munching fall armyworm caterpillars has inflicted a further blow to food security in Malawi, where nearly two million people have already been hit by drought, the government says.

ANALYSIS: 3 things keeping Zim's finance minister awake at night

2020-01-16 22:08

Food, power and currency stability continue to be significant worries for the southern African country.

China set to strengthen cooperation with Zimbabwe

2020-01-13 09:47

China's foreign minister Wang Yi on Sunday pledged to strengthen cooperation with Zimbabwe despite a spat over bilateral aid figures in November.

Zimbabwe's VP wife sues husband over access to children, house

2020-01-10 20:37

The wife of Zimbabwe's vice president, who faces charges of attempting to murder her husband, has sued over access to their children and home, court papers show.

Zimbabwe vice-president's wife, accused of trying to kill him in a South African hospital, gets bail

2020-01-06 20:22

The wife of Zimbabwe's vice president was granted bail on Monday after three weeks in jail on charges of fraud, money-laundering and attempted murder of her husband.

New threat haunts Zimbabweans panning for gold: Machete wielding gangs

2020-01-04 15:23

Drought sent hungry Zimbabweans in search of gold. Now they face a new threat: Machete-wielding gangs.

Zimbabwe journalists suffer as regime tightens grip

2019-12-29 08:32

Fanuel Mapfumo has been unable to lift heavy objects since a Zimbabwe police officer fractured his left arm as he was covering a story last August.

OPINION | What, motorsport in Zimbabwe? The country might be in shambles, but racing still thrives over there

2019-12-27 11:30

'It’s amazing how much Zimbabweans are doing with how little they have, and even more impressed t how motorsport is keeping head above water in this place', writes Reynard Gelderblom.

WATCH: Zimbabwe blackouts affecting jobs, manufacturing

2019-12-23 20:45

Millions of people in Zimbabwe have been living with severe power cuts for months, affecting services and jobs, while pushing the economy to brink of collapse.

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