IMAGES: Arrested Mawarire in court Thursday: Lawyer quips ‘Of course this is the New Dispensation’
By Robert Tapfumaneyi ACTIVIST cleric pastor Evan Mawarire is due to appear in court Thursday morning following his arrest...
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Zimbabwe

January 16, 2019
By UK Bureau & Agencies THE South African government on Wednesday “noted protest action in Zimbabwe” and said it was monitoring the situation. This comes amid reports of a clampdown on citizens by the military there. “Consultations are taking place between diplomats. We’re confident measures being taken by the...
MOSCOW: Mnangagwa says Zimbabwe to Buy ‘State-of-The-Art’ Russian Arms
January 16, 2019
By Sputniknews.com ZIMBABWE plans to continue its defence and security cooperation with Russia,...
Minister says 3 people killed including police officer; but rights group say toll now 8
January 16, 2019
By UK Bureau & Agencies INFORMATION minister Monica Mutsvangwa minister said Tuesday that...
Mugabe-aligned NPF calls for Mnangagwa’s resignation following deadly riots
January 16, 2019
African News Agency THE National Patriotic Front (NPF), which former president Robert Mugabe...
Chief Justice appears to respond to MDC criticism
January 16, 2019
By Robert Tapfumaneyi CHIEF Justice Luke Malaba called Monday for “respect of legal...

Africa & World

January 16, 2019
By Business Day THE crisis in Zimbabwe should serve as a warning to SA that liberation movements still cannot be trusted to deliver, DA leader Mmusi Maimane suggested on Tuesday. Addressing the Cape Town Press Club, Maimane criticised the ANC’s record in government since 1994, citing its “failure to...
Suspected jihadists kill 12 in northern Mozambique
January 16, 2019
By AFP Suspected jihadist fighters have killed 12 people in northern Mozambique as...
Ivory Coast ex-strongman Gbagbo in shock ICC acquittal
January 16, 2019
By AFP The International Criminal Court on Tuesday acquitted former Ivory Coast president...
FRANCE President: Poor people must just stop ‘messing around’
January 16, 2019
By Bloomberg News FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron is trying to convince the Yellow...
UK parliament rejects Brexit deal in historic vote
January 16, 2019
By AFP Britain’s parliament on Tuesday resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit...

Business

January 16, 2019
By Bloomberg WHEN the Zimbabwean government ordered internet service providers to shutter parts of the web in an effort to curb anti-government protests, it also plunged homes into darkness because people can’t pay their utilities online.  Most people in the country use Econet Wireless, Zimbabwe’s Ecocash mobile phone payment...
No Currency, Just a Currency Crisis: Zimbabwe’s Woes Deepen
January 15, 2019
By Bloomberg News Not having a currency of its own hasn’t stopped Zimbabwe...
Ford, VW call off joint Detroit appearance to announce alliance
January 15, 2019
By AFP Automakers Ford and Volkswagen on Monday called off a joint appearance...
Trade war delaying Chinese automaker’s US plans
January 15, 2019
By Associated Press DETROIT: The U.S.-China trade war has delayed but not derailed...
ANALYSIS: Critical economic challenges facing Zimbabweans
January 14, 2019
This an abridged version of an article recently published by the Election Situation...

Sports

January 16, 2019
By KickOff.com Kaizer Chiefs striker Khama Billiat reached a club milestone over the weekend with his goal against ZESCO United in their CAF Confederation Cup assignment. Billiat has already proven his worth since arriving at Naturena in the off-season, having tallied 10 goals in all competitions for Amakhosi. The...
Kanu laments ‘saddest day’ of life after medals vanish
January 16, 2019
By AFP Nwankwo Kanu said on Tuesday that he had suffered the “saddest...
Man City striker Jesus vows no let-up in Liverpool title chase
January 16, 2019
By AFP Gabriel Jesus says his confidence has soared after his recent goal...
Spurs star Kane out until March with ankle injury
January 16, 2019
By AFP Tottenham striker Harry Kane will be sidelined until March after suffering...
TENNIS: Ominous Serena, Djokovic make Open statements
January 16, 2019
By AFP A focused Serena Williams sent an ominous Australian Open warning with...

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January 16, 2019
By BBC.com POLICE have arrested a prominent activist and #ThisFlag leader Pastor Evan Mawarire, as protests against soaring fuel prices continued. Mawarire was taken from his home and charged with inciting violence. According to the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) which is representing the cleric, Mawarire is expected...
PICTURES: Official opening of 2019 Judicial year
January 16, 2019
Pictures by Idah Mhetu CHIEF Justice Luke Malaba presided Monday over the official...
Econet confirms govt directive to block internet; Masiyiwa says opposition could have repealed law during GNU
January 16, 2019
By UK Bureau THE country’s largest telecoms company Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, confirmed Tuesday...
PROTESTS DAY 2: Govt shuts down internet as towns & cities deserted
January 15, 2019
By Staff Reporter & Agencies HARARE and Bulawayo were largely deserted Tuesday as...
MOZAMBIQUE: Zimbabwe embassy staff go on strike; unpaid for three years
January 15, 2019
By UK Bureau STAFF at Zimbabwe’s embassy in Mozambique reportedly went on strike...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

January 16, 2019
By Associated Press LOS ANGELES: Rihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a business. In the lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Los Angeles, Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, says that her father, Ronald Fenty, and his partner have...
Alicia Keys to host Grammy Awards next month
January 16, 2019
By Associated Press NEW YORK: Alicia Keys usually attends the Grammys, but this...
Kim Kardashian confirms she and Kanye expecting 4th child
January 16, 2019
By Associated Press NEW YORK: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting their...
R. Kelly accuser says he threatened to reveal her sex life
January 15, 2019
By Associated Press NEW YORK: R. Kelly wrote a letter threatening to reveal...
‘Game of Thrones’ final season to debut on April 14
January 15, 2019
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By Associated Press NEW YORK: “Game of Thrones” fans, get ready. HBO announced...

Health & Community

January 14, 2019
By Audience Mutema HARARE: An Epworth woman was last week hauled before the courts for allegedly killing her 86-year-old neighbour over yard boundary dispute. Beauty Fari, 48, appeared before Harare magistrate Ruramai Chitumbura last Thursday facing murder charges. She was remanded in custody to January 24 and advised to...
Teachers group hires street kids to boost wage demo (more pictures)
January 12, 2019
By Staff Reporter TEACHERS under the firebrand Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe...
Neighbour in comma 5 days after knobkerrie attack over devoured crop
January 12, 2019
Matabeleland North Correspondent Victoria Falls: A Victoria Falls man is still lying unconscious...
ZAOGA Reverend in court for vandalising police vehicle
January 12, 2019
By Audience Mutema A ZAOGA reverend is among 13 Harare men who have...
Swiss foreign minister pledges support for Zimbabwe’s HIV/AIDS programmes
January 11, 2019
By Alois Vinga SWITZERLAND’S Foreign Affairs Minister Ignazio Cassis has pledged his country’s...

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Diaspora

January 14, 2019
By Paidashe Mandivengerei SOUTH Africa-based Zimbabwean reggae and dancehall sensation, Buffalo Souljah has challenged prominent business persons to support the local music industry. In a thought-provoking Instagram post, the award-winning artiste called on local tycoons to fund artists and promote the growth of the music industry. Buffalo Souljah singled...
UK: Zim man strangled wife to death, then hanged self at their home
January 10, 2019
By MailOnline.com LONDON: A wife was strangled to death by her husband who...
Prolific Zim bird smuggler facing lengthy sentence after being caught with 19 rare eggs at Heathrow
January 9, 2019
By The Telegraph (UK) THE self-proclaimed “Pablo Escobar of the falcon egg trade”...
Life of a gay migrant in Ireland: Zimbabwe-born Delroy Zimiso Mpofu
January 7, 2019
By the Irish Times Ireland may be known as the land of  céad...
INTERVIEW: Zimbabwe Leeds Community – establishing a home away from home
January 6, 2019
By UK Bureau Zimbabwe Leeds Community (ZLC) is one of the many organisations...

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