Monday 24 July 2017

All International wire news

E.g., 2017-07-24

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AFP - 7/25/17

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe lavished his sister-in-law with $60,000 on her birthday, state-owned media reported Monday, at a time when the country is running...

AFP - 7/16/17

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe returned home on Saturday after medical treatment in Singapore, the state broadcaster said, putting to rest speculation over the 93...

AFP - 7/13/17

Air Zimbabwe has laid off 200 employees -- nearly half its workforce -- to try to stay in the air, Zimbabwe state media reported Wednesday, as the country's economic...

AFP - 7/13/17

Zimbabwean riot police in the capital Harare fired tear gas and used water cannon on Wednesday to break an opposition protest calling for fair elections next year....

AFP - 7/10/17

Zimbabwe's 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe is in Singapore for a "routine medical check-up", state media reported Sunday.

"President Mugabe on Friday left...

AFP - 6/27/17

Zimbabwe police arrested prominent protest pastor and anti-government campaigner Evan Mawarire on Monday after he spoke to a group of striking medical students, his...

AFP - 6/23/17

The animals won't travel two-by-two, but thousands of safari stalwarts will soon begin their journeys from Zimbabwe to Mozambique in one of Africa's largest ever...

AFP - 6/10/17

President Robert Mugabe has fired Zimbabwe's top prosecutor, who now faces a misconduct trial, state media reported Saturday, the latest twist in a dispute dating...

AFP - 6/8/17

A bus accident in Zimbabwe has killed 43 people after the driver lost control and rammed into a tree, police said Thursday.

"We have been told that 43 people...

AFP - 6/4/17

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday launched a nationwide 10-venue speaking tour aimed at drumming up support ahead of elections next year when he plans to...

AFP - 5/25/17

President Robert Mugabe's daughter Bona Chikore has been appointed to the Zimbabwe board of censors, state media reported Wednesday, the latest family member to take...

AFP - 5/23/17

A South African big-game hunter was crushed to death when an elephant picked him up and then fell on him after being shot, Zimbabwean officials and media reports said...

AFP - 5/22/17

Once the preserve of the ruling white minority, horse racing in Zimbabwe adapted to survive independence in 1980 by attracting a loyal following of local fans who...

AFP - 5/13/17

One is a female former teenage guerrilla fighter who became President Robert Mugabe's closest ally, the other is a battle-hardened opposition leader often dismissed...

AFP - 5/12/17

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, is not asleep when he closes his eyes for long periods in public events but is resting his eyes from bright lights, his...

AFP - 5/9/17

Zimbabwe's 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe has flown to Singapore for a "routine medical check-up", state media reported Tuesday.

"President Mugabe...

AFP - 5/7/17

Young, fashion-conscious and eager for change, thousands of Zimbabweans spent this week partying at music concerts and open-air bars during a six-day festival hosted...

AFP - 4/24/17

President Robert Mugabe's grip on power has faced little recent threat from Zimbabwe's splintered opposition, but efforts to forge a unified alliance in next year's...

AFP - 4/20/17

Zimbabwe's main opposition and the party led by the country's former deputy president Joice Mujuru on Wednesday signed a pact to work together to topple long-ruling...

AFP - 3/24/17

Zimbabwean war veterans, who have given President Robert Mugabe key support in past, vowed Thursday to rally behind "competent" candidates in next year’s elections...

AFP - 3/23/17

A coalition of Zimbabwean opposition parties on Wednesday staged a protest ahead of next year's polls, demanding the disbanding of the state-appointed electoral...

AFP - 3/17/17

She bears scars from police beatings, has been arrested many times, detained for months, and become the first person to be convicted over mass anti-government...

AFP - 3/6/17

State doctors in Zimbabwe called off a three-week strike that paralysed hospitals "on compassionate grounds", a union leader said Monday, after negotiations with the...

AFP - 3/6/17

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe returned home Sunday from Singapore where he had flown earlier this week for a medical review, his spokesman said.

Mugabe...

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