The President took charge of the crisis, showed the authoritarians in Cabinet that he's still the boss, writes Adriaan Basson.
Showers early. More sun than clouds. Cool.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has fired outspoken deputy information minister Energy Mutodi hours after he insulted three "abducted" opposition officials in a tweet.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the country needs to ease out of the lockdown "in a strategic and gradual manner".
Water shortages in Zimbabwe are causing increased hardships for many, on top of coronavirus restrictions, unemployment and the crippling economic crisis.
A Zimbabwean woman leads a team of volunteers to feed her community during the Covid-19 lockdown as the majority of breadwinners earn their living in the informal sector.
There are concerns in Zimbabwe that a lockdown extension will worsen a food crisis already affecting half the population.
The move falls under measures put in place to support Zimbabwe's five-year de-dollarisation strategy up leading up to the year 2024.
Zimbabwe has begun enforcing a three-week lockdown in its fight against coronavirus after the disease left one person dead and infected six others.
Zimbabwe is poorly equipped to deal with a major Covid-19 outbreak because it is in the throes of an economic crisis.
As government ramps up coronavirus response, residents and health professionals raise alarm over a major outbreak.
Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa attended the investiture of his Namibian counterpart Hage Geingob in Windhoek on Saturday, defying his own government's ban on anyone leaving the country over coronavirus.
The novel coronavirus has spread rapidly in South Africa in the past week, leaving many foreigners crossing SA's borders in a state of fear.
Zimbabwe's finance minister has announced that the country will adopt a 'managed float' exchange rate system to slow the drop in the value of its currency and curb runaway inflation.
Zimbabwe says it is dismayed by the White House's "baffling" decision to extend sanctions against members of the southern African country's ruling regime over rights abuses.
Zimbabwe has given an ultimatum to holders of mining licences to pay an annual renewal fee by April, or face losing their licenses, mines Minister Winston Chitando announced on Wednesday.
A leading Zimbabwean opposition lawmaker pleaded not guilty to charges that he planned to overthrow President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a lawyers' group said on Monday, the latest in a series of cases to target government critics.
China has deployed a team of doctors and donated a consignment of medical equipment to Zimbabwe to help the southern African nation's fight against coronavirus.
Zimbabwe market stall owner Aaron Makaya saw a business opportunity when President Emmerson Mnangagwa made face masks mandatory in public places to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
The crowd roars to a 21-gun salute. The din of planes fills the night sky. The applause and cries of joy gradually subside and the singing starts. It is shortly after midnight on Friday, April 18, 1980. Zimbabwe has just been born.
A Zimbabwe court on has ordered the government to provide healthcare workers with protective gear and roll out mass testing against the deadly coronavirus.
Zimbabwean authorities have begun enforcing a three-week lockdown in its fight against the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) after the disease left one person dead and infected six others.
Doctors in Zimbabwe's public hospitals have gone on strike over lack of protective gear against the novel coronavirus, joining thousands of nurses who walked out of the wards this week, their association says.
A Zimbabwe spokesman warns people against flocking to church on Sundays in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, even claimes that worshippers risked going to hell.
Zimbabwe's president has declared a state of national disaster as the country anticipates the impact of the novel coronavirus - even though there are no confirmed infections there.
Communities displaced by the devastating storm still living in dire conditions amid funding gaps for key reconstruction.
A suspected coronavirus case who escaped from hospital in Zimbabwe has tested negative on, authorities said, after causing panic by eluding medical staff and running loose in the capital.
Zimbabwe faces a grim economic outlook this year and is also at risk of an extreme humanitarian crisis, the International Monetary Fund has warned.
At least 20 miners in Zimbabwe have been trapped underground after a shaft collapsed, state media reported on Thursday.
Unions representing government workers in Zimbabwe say they have accepted an offer of higher pay as a provisional step in long-running negotiations.
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