Zimbabwe

'I never stole from Mugabe… ex-president can testify in my favour,' says accused soldier

A Zimbabwean soldier, who allegedly stole 119 laptops from the country's former president Robert Mugabe, has reportedly told a court during his bail application in Harare that he was in fact given the alleged stolen property by Mugabe himself.

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Zim sets up 'special courts' to deal with election violence, intimidation – reports

2018-04-25 10:13

Zimbabwe has reportedly set up special courts around the country and a police task team to deal with cases of political violence and intimidation ahead of the forthcoming elections.

WATCH: Mnangagwa 'will definitely step down if he loses elections'

2018-04-25 06:32

Zimbabwean Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Sibusiso Moyo has reportedly sought to assure investors that President Emmerson Mnangagwa will step down if he loses the forthcoming elections.

'Bitter' Mugabe says Mnangagwa never invited him to Independence celebrations

2018-04-25 06:32

Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly denied reports that he rejected an invitation from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year’s Independence celebrations.

Taxi driver, assistant 'kidnap, strangle and assault police officer'

2018-04-24 15:48

A Zimbabwean taxi driver and his assistant have reportedly appeared in court after they have strangled and assaulted a police official who had attend to an accident scene involving their vehicle and a private car.

 

WATCH: Mnangagwa 'is ready to accept defeat', Zim assures investors

2018-04-24 13:01

Zimbabwean Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Sibusiso Moyo has reportedly sought to assure investors that President Emmerson Mnangagwa will step down if he loses the forthcoming elections.

Mugabe: Mnangagwa 'never invited me to attend Independence celebrations'

2018-04-24 08:30

Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly denied reports that he rejected an invitation from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year’s Independence celebrations.

Zimbabwe's 'sacked' nurses return to work

2018-04-23 18:30

Thousands of Zimbabwean nurses returned to work after ending a strike, their union has said, adding that fresh negotiations were expected in their stand-off with the government.

'Mugabes don't have anything to do with Zimbabwe Airways deal,' says son-in-law

2018-04-23 12:14

Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore, whose name has been at the centre of a raging debate over a Zimbabwe Airways deal, has reportedly said that he is "only doing a service to his country and is not on a self-enrichment exercise".

'Rigging fears grip' Zim opposition as Mnangagwa 'fails to campaign' - reports

2018-04-23 13:30

Zimbabwe's first post Mugabe elections are set to be held in four months time, but President Emmerson Mnangagwa and and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga are not on the ground campaigning for polls

Zim 'celebrates' as President Mnangagwa named among the world's most influential people

2018-04-22 16:07

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been listed among the world's top 100 most influential people by the Time magazine, and the government says his inclusion should be celebrated, according to report.

Striking Zim nurses tell VP Chiwenga to 'go hang' - report

2018-04-22 06:00

A Zimbabwean nurses' union has reportedly told Vice President Constantino Chiwenga to "go hang" after he had summarily fired more than 15 000 striking health workers this week over what he called a "politically motivated" industrial action.

$15bn diamond looting: Will 'frail' Mugabe agree to appear before parliament?

2018-04-21 09:50

A report says it's not clear whether former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, who is in frail health, would agree to appear before a parliament committee to give evidence over diamond corruption costing billions of dollars.

Mugabe, 94, 'rejects' invitation to attend Independence Day celebrations

2018-04-20 06:00

Former president Robert Mugabe reportedly "rejected an invitation from his successor President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year’s Independence Day celebrations in Harare on Wednesday".

'Dictatorial' VP Chiwenga 'posing a security threat' in Zimbabwe?

2018-04-24 10:39

Political opponents in Zimbabwe have reportedly said that Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is posing a "security threat" in the country "as his hand in often dictatorial government decisions has been evident".

At least 16 000 'fired' nurses return to work in Zimbabwe

2018-04-24 06:52

Thousands of Zimbabwean nurses have returned to work after ending a major strike, according to their union, which said that renewed negotiations with the government were expected to begin.

'Mugabes are not owners of Zimbabwe Airways,' says son-in-law

2018-04-24 06:34

Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore, whose name has been at the centre of a raging debate over a Zimbabwe Airways deal, has reportedly said that he is "only doing a service to his country and is not on a self-enrichment exercise".

Thousands of Zimbabwe nurses call off strike

2018-04-22 14:06

Thousands of Zimbabwe nurses who were sacked after they went on strike for better wages have been told to return to work by their union, in a bid to allow fresh negotiations with the government.

Hunters shoot dead second collared bull elephant outside Zim park

2018-04-21 16:15

Hunters in Zimbabwe have shot dead a bull elephant collared by scientists for research purposes, the second such killing in a month, a conservation group says.

Zimbabwe nurses stage public protest after being sacked

2018-04-20 18:33

Scores of Zimbabwe nurses have protested in Harare's central city park after the government dismissed them for striking over low salaries and poor working conditions.

$15bn diamond looting: Mugabe parliament appearance date set, says report

2018-04-20 13:00

Former president Robert Mugabe has been told to appear before a parliamentary committee on May 9 to give information on the alleged disappearance of diamond revenue while he was in power, a report says.

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