Tag: Zimbabwe

staffDecember 1, 2017

Military men get key Zimbabwe cabinet jobs

Zimbabwe’s new president Emmerson Mnangagwa has named his cabinet, appointing senior military figures to high-profile positions. Mr Mnangagwa has made ...

staffNovember 24, 2017

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa takes power and vows to serve all citizens

Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has addressed a packed stadium, vowing to serve all citizens. He said he felt “deeply ...

staffNovember 21, 2017

Mugabi could lose presidency in days

The party of Zimbabwe’s embattled President Robert Mugabe is to begin moves to impeach him. A Zanu-PF official said a ...

staffNovember 20, 2017

Mugabe faces looming ultimatum to quit

Zimbabwe’s embattled President Robert Mugabe is facing a deadline set by his own party to resign after his surprise speech ...

staffNovember 17, 2017

Mugabe resisting calls to stand down

Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation. The 93-year-old ...

staffOctober 21, 2017

Mugabe named as goodwill ambassador by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe as a “goodwill ambassador” to help tackle non-communicable ...

staffAugust 19, 2017

Grace Mugabe fails to appear at leaders summit in SA

The wife of the Zimbabwean leader, Robert Mugabe, has failed to appear at the start of a regional leaders summit ...

staffJuly 20, 2017

Xanda, son of Cecil the lion, ‘killed by hunter’ in Zimbabwe

Two years after Cecil the lion was killed by a trophy-hunter in Zimbabwe, prompting global outrage, his son may have ...

staffMarch 3, 2017

Zimbabwe floods killed 246, made thousands homeless

Floods in Zimbabwe have killed 246 people and left nearly 2,000 homeless since December, government officials said. Saviour Kasukuwere, minister ...