Zimbabwe parliament votes to scrap presidential running mate rule

Zimbabwe parliament votes to scrap presidential running mate rule

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s parliament approved legislation on Tuesday removing a clause in the constitution on electing vice presidents, a move which the opposition says is intended by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to concentrate power in the presidency.

Elephant Hunts For $70,000 to Fund Zimbabwe National Parks

Elephant Hunts For $70,000 to Fund Zimbabwe National Parks

Zimbabwe plans to sell the right to shoot as many as 500 elephants for as much as $70,000 per animal to help fund the upkeep of its national parks.

UNHCR Voices Concern After Botswana Deports Zimbabwean Refugees

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says it is concerned after Botswana deported 57 Zimbabwean refugees who had lived in the host country since 2008. The refugees reportedly failed to register for voluntary repatriation, which led to their forced removal late last week.  

Health Care Lifeline for Rural Areas Languishes

Health Care Lifeline for Rural Areas Languishes

Coronavirus concerns have kept many of Zimbabwe’s village health workers home. Their patients fear going without this key front-line resource.

South Africa beat Pakistan by six wickets in 2nd T20

In the second T20 match of the four-match series played in South Africa, the Proteas easily defeated Pakistan to avenge the first match. John Man Malan and...

What a Strategic Opposition (leader) should do !!!

A Strategic Opposition should never be a cry baby but should move away from the dependency...

Silobela, a gold rich area with nothing to show for it

The 60km Kwekwe – Nkayi road is supposed to be the shortest link between the two...

MDC Alliance condemns ‘unjustified’ passport fees hike

The MDC Alliance has condemned the new passport fees, arguing that the mush sought-after travelling documents...

“Things Only Got Worse,” – Nurses Speak On Victimisation Over Protests

Nurses at Sally Mugabe Central Hospital (formerly Harare Central Hospital) say they are continually being harassed by...

Zimbabwe Pin Economic Hopes on Tobacco, Despite Anti-Smoking Campaigns

MUREHWA DISTRICT, ZIMBABWE - Tobacco farmers in Zimbabwe, Africa's largest tobacco producer, are pinning their economic...

Zimbabwe Mine Running out of Diamonds

(IDEX Online) - The Murowa mine, in Zimbabwe, reported a 15 per cent drop in its...

Workers in Informal Economy Shun Virus Lockdown Rules

Zimbabwe’s informal traders cooperated with last year’s coronavirus restrictions. But when the government launched another lockdown...

Shona speakers’ complicity in Gukurahundi and the lingering unresolved pain of its victims (Part One)

The impact of Zimbabwe’s Gukurahundi massacres on different generations of Matabeleland residents....

Journey’s End – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

Zimbabweans in the UK join in mourning the passing of the Queen’s husband, the Duke of...

 Mwadzura wins Booms invitational tournament

Roy Mwadzura was in a no nonsense mood as he won to he Boom invitational chess...

For the people of Chilonga, the right to land remains elusive

Collusion between government and business has led to the displacement of thousands of people in Zimbabwe...

‘Get thee to thy typewriter’

I could not sleep last night and read Doris Lessing’s autobiography instead. She spent her formative...



Pakistan team arrives in Harare for Zimbabwe tour

T20: Pakistan beat South Africa to claim series

Heath Streak handed eight-year ban for breaching ICC anti-corruption code

Pakistan’s highest 1st wicket partnership, beat South Africa by 9 wickets