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The move shocks many as the largely cashless society fears a local currency that fuelled hyperinflation....

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The official death toll from Cyclone Idai, which tore through southern Africa more than a week...

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Cyclone Idai: ‘Massive disaster’ in Mozambique and Zimbabwe

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Cyclone Idai: Devastation in Mozambique and Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai has had a "massive and horrifying" impact on Mozambique's port city of Beira, the...

Zimbabwe pastor Walter Magaya convicted over ‘HIV cure’

A court in Zimbabwe has convicted a popular self-styled prophet of fraud and fined him $700...

Zimbabwe women raped as government crackdown continues

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Zimbabwe opposition accuses government of brutal crackdown

Zimbabwe's opposition says its members have been victims of a brutal crackdown in response to violent...

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Claim: Black market currency dealing and the illegal trade in fuel have contributed to Zimbabwe's severe fuel...

Zimbabwe fuel protests: Opposition activist Pastor Mawarire arrested

Police in Zimbabwe have arrested a prominent activist, Pastor Evan Mawarire, as protests against soaring fuel...

Mugabe: Suitcase of cash stolen from ex-Zimbabwe leader

Three people have appeared in court in Zimbabwe, accused of stealing a suitcase containing $150,000 (£117,600)...

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