Zimbabwe doctors defy court, enter 43rd day of strike
Striking Zimbabwe doctors on Monday defied a court order to return to work, saying a pay rise offered by the government failed to meet everyday costs.
Zimbabwe quadruples electricity prices, pummelling impoverished consumers
Zimbabwe hiked its average electricity tariff by 320 per cent on Wednesday to ramp up power supplies at a time of daily blackouts, but the move will anger consumers already grappling with soaring inflation that is eroding their earnings.
Reinforced grave, tamper-proof casket: battle for Mugabe's corpse
After weeks of delays Zimbabwe's former ruler Robert Mugabe was finally buried over the weekend, closing a battle between the state and his family over the fate of his remains.
Obasanjo advises Buhari, Ramaphosa on Xenophobia
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, said Nigeria and South Africa should resuscitate the Bi-lateral Commission, as a solution to incessant xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa.
Malema as South Africa’s emergent shining star
At age 38, Julius Sello Malema, the Commander-in-Chief of Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), a maverick political party in the Republic of South Africa, has shown that the age of Methuselah and Solomon’s wisdom...
Mugabe gets low-key farewell in Zimbabwe home village
The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, arrived in his home village on Monday for a subdued farewell at a dusty sports field after a weekend state funeral with African leaders in the capital.
The end of an era-Robert Mugabe
The news of the sudden demise of the foremost nationalist and doyen of liberation struggles in Southern Africa, former President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe was received by the global community with great shock and utter grief.
The Mugabe legacy
Without any speck of doubt, Mr. Robert Mugabe can be regarded as the icon of the liberation struggle of Zimbabwe. He was one man, among a few others, who rose to his full height when duty called.