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  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:03

    At least 42 feared dead in Zimbabwe bus fire

    HARARE - Police in Zimbabwe pulled the charred remains of passengers from a bus that caught fire overnight in the south of the country and said at least 42 people were feared dead and more than 20 were taken to hospital with injuries, state broadcaster ZEC said.

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  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:13

    Zimbabwe army denies post-poll killings

    Zimbabwe’s military has told a commission of inquiry that its soldiers did not kill civilians during protests in the capital, Harare, that erupted after the contentious 30 July poll.

  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 13:44

    On eve of election, Zimbabwe's Mugabe condemns ruling party

    HARARE - The day before Zimbabwe’s first election since former president Robert Mugabe was ousted in a de facto coup, the 94-year-old said he hoped his former allies in the “military government” would be voted out of power.

  • Sat, 07 Jul 2018 15:19

    Ghosts of past massacres haunt Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa before election

    BULAWAYO - Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s bid to seal his position in a July 30 election is meant to mark a break with Robert Mugabe’s violence-tainted rule. But massacres that took place decades ago are coming back to haunt him.

  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 15:24

    Zimbabwe police says 49 people injured in Saturday's blast at president's rally

    HARARE - Zimbabwe police said on Sunday 49 people were injured in the explosion at President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s a political rally on Saturday, with the number expected to change.

  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 15:04

    Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party vows to revive economy if it wins July election

    HARARE - Zimbabwe’s main opposition party promised on Thursday to revive the economy if it wins an election in July by cutting taxes, abolishing a quasi-currency “bond note”, joining a regional monetary union and seeking debt relief.

  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 14:54

    Zimbabwe says will issue cannabis licences to growers

    HARARE - Zimbabweans can now apply for licences to grow cannabis for medical and research purposes, the government has said in a legal notice, making the southern African nation the second country in Africa to legalise cultivation of the plant.

  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:42

    Zimbabwe to sell shares in state-owned firms as part of reforms

    HARARE - Zimbabwe is looking to sell shares in 35 state-owned firms, including telecoms and mining entities in the latest step to revive the economy under new political leadership, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa said on Friday.

  • Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:52

    President says Zimbabwe to hold elections in July

    HARARE - Zimbabwe’s first presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of former strongman Robert Mugabe’s long rule will take place in July, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday.