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30 Sep
Nineteen people, including 10 journalists, were arrested Thursday as Zimbabwe's main opposition staged a protest at being excluded from preparations for the next elections.
8 Aug
The UN has condemned underage forced marriages in Zimbabwe following the death of a 14-year-old girl reportedly during childbirth at a religious shrine in the east of the country. The death has sparked widespread anger on social media and among children's rights activists. A petition to the police commissioner has attracted nearly 58,000 signatures since…
29 Jul
Why the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine shouldn’t be skipped as jab hesitancy is lower in poorer countries compared to developed nations
1 Jun
In office since the military-led ouster of Robert Mugabe three-and-a-half years ago, Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa is consolidating his grip on power with moves reminiscent of his predecessor's style, analysts say.
21 May
The widow of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has been ordered by a traditional court to give away five cows and two goats for improperly burying her husband, the family said late Thursday night.
12 May
Zimbabwean leader Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday extended the tenure of the country's controversial top judge by five years, just days before he was due to retire
3 Feb
This installment focuses on vaccine hesitancy among Africans. Those without the misfortune of what Professor Wole Soyinka calls partial amnesia...
23 Jan
Two ministers serving in the Zimbabwean government died of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) within a matter of days, prompting the country to announce on Saturday plans to further tighten lockdown measures.
20 Jan
Zimbabwe's foreign affairs minister, Sibusiso Moyo, who gained world prominence for announcing the 2017 coup that ousted Robert Mugabe, died from coronavirus on Wednesday, the government said.
2 Nov 2020
Zimbabwe's first lady has denied any involvement in an alleged attempt to smuggle gold out of the country, after her name came up in court papers about the case.
28 Sep 2020
Hundreds of Zimbabwean teachers demanding better pay stayed at home on Monday, as schools reopened after six months of coronavirus restrictions.
25 Sep 2020
Zimbabwe's leader on Thursday appealed at the United Nations for support to end Western sanctions, saying that they set back development goals.

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