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#Zimbabwe

# zimbabwe - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Mnangagwa calls for Zimbabwe to unify as opposition cries foul

His plea for unity came after allegations of foul play sparked a deadly crackdown on protesters in Harare on Wednesday.

# zimbabwe - Friday 3 August, 2018

Zimbabwe opposition leader lashes 'unverified fake results' as Zanu-PF claim victory

Robert Mugabe’s successor Emmerson Mnangagwa has been declared winner of the historic election.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Zimbabwe government vows to enforce security crackdown to prevent further protests

Three people were shot dead during demonstrations yesterday.

# zimbabwe - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Three shot dead after Zimbabwean army opens fire on protest

Earlier official results showed that the country’s ruling Zanu-PF party won the most seats in parliament.

# zimbabwe - Monday 30 July, 2018

Voting closes after high turnout in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election

Officials overseeing the polls said long queues at many polling stations suggested a high turnout nationwide.

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls today in the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

# zimbabwe - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

From The42 'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims Spat

'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims

Tunisia say they made every effort to accommodate Zimbabwe after they complained about ‘the state of the bathroom in one of the rooms, the lack of a swimming pool and the low internet speed’.

# zimbabwe - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

From The42 Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier Road To Japan

Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier

Photographs showed players lying on a pavement wearing blankets and surrounded by their luggage.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 14 June, 2018

From The42 'I love the land, I love the people and I’m optimistic for what Zimbabwe can become' World View

'I love the land, I love the people and I’m optimistic for what Zimbabwe can become'

David Pocock showed no ill effects on his return to Test rugby against Ireland last weekend.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 1 March, 2018

From The42 Zimbabwe to the Ireland U20s - Angus Curtis following in family footsteps In The Blood

Zimbabwe to the Ireland U20s - Angus Curtis following in family footsteps

The 19-year-old Ulster midfielder has now been joined by his younger brother, Graham, in Ireland.

# zimbabwe - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies aged 65

Tsvangirai died following a battle with cancer.

# zimbabwe - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Emmerson Mnangagwa: 'A changing of the guard or a genuine fresh start for Zimbabwe?'

It’s been like a dream for many people in Zimbabwe who feared that Mugabe would cling to power until his last breath, writes Sarah McCann.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Zimbabwe judge rules military action against Robert Mugabe legal

The military stepped in almost two weeks ago after Mugabe’s firing of deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa.

# zimbabwe - Friday 24 November, 2017

'The people have spoken' - Zimbabwe has sworn in its new president

Former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa takes over from Robert Mugabe who had been in power for 37 years.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Zimbabwe's next leader nicknamed 'The Crocodile' prepares to take power

He’s set to take power tomorrow.

# zimbabwe - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Jubilant scenes as Robert Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe

The news comes in the wake of an debate in the country’s parliament regarding the impeachment of the 93-year-old ruler.

'They will start impeaching him': Process to oust Robert Mugabe begins

The 93-year-old leader’s own party Zanu-PF has begun the process to impeach its former leader.

# zimbabwe - Monday 20 November, 2017

Army appeals for calm as Mugabe faces impeachment test in Zimbabwe

Mugabe seemed to brush aside the turmoil — blithely declaring he would chair a top-level meeting of the party.

# zimbabwe - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech

He has been in power for nearly four decades.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Thousands of protesters turn out in Zimbabwe calling for resignation of Robert Mugabe

The marches will cap an unprecedented week in which generals seized power and put Mugabe under house arrest.

# zimbabwe - Friday 17 November, 2017

Robert Mugabe remains defiant in face of mounting pressure to step down

The talks in Harare came after soldiers put Mugabe under house arrest and took over state TV.

# zimbabwe - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army seizes control

In the early morning broadcast, the military said that President Robert Mugabe and his family were safe.

A tumultuous 24 hours: What's been happening in Zimbabwe, and what's next

“As soon as we have accomplished our mission we expect that the situation will return to normalcy,” the military said.

# zimbabwe - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Tanks seen heading towards Harare after army chief's warning to Mugabe over 'treacherous shenanigans'

President Robert Mugabe’s decision to fire his vice president has led to political uncertainty.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 4 November, 2017

US journalist charged with attempting to overthrow Robert Mugabe after calling him 'selfish and sick'

Martha O’Donovan, who works in Zimbabwe, has been remanded in custody.

# zimbabwe - Sunday 22 October, 2017

'Bizarre and offensive': Simon Harris weighs in on the Robert Mugabe controversy

Mugabe’s appointment was condemned by a number of officials..

# zimbabwe - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Robert Mugabe's wife wants diplomatic immunity after being accused of attacking model

Gabriella Engels, aged 20, said she had been attacked with an electrical extension cord.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Cecil the lion's son Xanda shot dead in Zimbabwe trophy hunt

Cecil’s killing sparked international outcry in 2015.

# zimbabwe - Friday 12 May, 2017

Robert Mugabe isn't falling asleep at events - he's 'just resting his eyes'

“The President cannot suffer bright lights,” a spokesperson said about the 93-year-old.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 20 April, 2017

DNA tests confirm remains of missing South African hunter 'found in crocodiles'

Scott Van Zyl went missing during a hunting expedition last week.

# zimbabwe - Thursday 19 January, 2017

From The42 Liverpool's Mane stars as Senegal progress in Africa Cup of Nations Sticking Around This post contains videos

Liverpool's Mane stars as Senegal progress in Africa Cup of Nations

Saint-Etienne’s Henri Saivet was also on target as Zimbabwe were easily beaten.

# zimbabwe - Monday 16 January, 2017

Priest arrested for predicting 92-year-old Robert Mugabe will die this year

The priest had even given a date.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 17 December, 2016

92-year-old Mugabe backed to continue his rule over Zimbabwe

He has led the country for 36 years.

# zimbabwe - Friday 11 November, 2016

Zimbabwe drops charges against hunter of Cecil the lion

Cecil the lion was killed for sport by a US dentist in 2015, which enraged people around the world.

# zimbabwe - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Zimbabwe vendors get creative as Mugabe's job promises disappear

Three piece suits are often the order of the day.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Head of Zimbabwe wildlife authority suspended after rhino horns go missing

The rhino horns were being stored in secure vaults.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 5 March, 2016

92-year-old Robert Mugabe just threatened to punch a journalist Put Em Up This post contains videos

92-year-old Robert Mugabe just threatened to punch a journalist

The Zimbabwean President wasn’t okay with discussing his plans for retirement.

# zimbabwe - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Food shortages aren't stopping Mugabe from throwing himself a massive birthday party

The scale of today’s celebrations have attracted controversy in drought-hit Zimbabwe.

# zimbabwe - Sunday 3 January, 2016

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism

One charity described it as ‘appalling’.

# zimbabwe - Monday 23 November, 2015

Uproar in Zimbabwe as this year's Mister Ugly deemed too handsome

Supporters of the favourite in the event mobbed the judges after hearing their decision.

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