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Ethiopian attack on rally addressed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018 in Addis Ababa

Viewpoint: Ethiopia and Zimbabwe Heighten Security in Response to Attacks on Political Rallies

From the Horn to Southern Africa similar destabilization efforts met with condemnation Two separate grenade attacks in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa and the...
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Somalia repatriates 15 citizens jailed in Zimbabwe

The Somali government has repatriated 15 of its nationals who were jailed in Zimbabwe in November last year following talks with the South African...
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Zimbabwe says ready to elevate ties with Russia

Zimbabwe said it is ready to transform ties with Russia into enhanced economic cooperation and partnership, state madia Herald newspaper reported Wednesday. The quest to...
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COMESA nods steps taken by Zimbabwe to prepare for general election

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) regional bloc on Tuesday expressed satisfaction over steps taken by authorities in Zimbabwe to prepare...
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Togbe Afede XIV Heads Ghana’s Trade Team to Zimbabwe

The World Trade Centre (WTC) , Accra, has embarked on a Trade and Investment Mission to Zimbabwe in Southern Africa. The delegation which was led...
Zimbabwe's economy is fragile and it does not have its own currency

Britain Lends Money to Zimbabwe

Britain has extended a 100 million U.S. dollars loan to Zimbabwe's private sector, the first direct commercial loan to the southern African country in...
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Senior officials of Zimbabwe’s ruling party unable to win primaries

Most of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party heavy weights failed to win in primary polls held Sunday and Monday this week. Among the party big...
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Zimbabwe launches cervical cancer vaccination program

The Zimbabwe government on Wednesday launched the National Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program in the provincial city of Mutare in eastern Zimbabwe in a...
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May 1 major news items from Zimbabwe

The following are the news highlights in major Zimbabwean media outlets on Tuesday. -- Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF has planted a seed of internal party democracy...
Zimbabwe's economy is fragile and it does not have its own currency

April 23 major news items from Zimbabwe

The following are the news highlights in Zimbabwe's major media outlets on Monday. -- Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has pledged leadership by consensus as he...
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Botswana president leaves on trip to Namibia, Zimbabwe

Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi left the country on Monday morning for visits to Namibia and Zimbabwe. This is Masisi's first international...
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Women’s CAF Qualifiers: Zimbabwe Humbles Namibia Ladies

Namibia's senior women's soccer team lost to Zimbabwe 2-0 in the 2018 Confederation of African Football (CAF) African Women Cup of Nations qualifiers first-round...
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​​​Zimbabwe: Commuting death sentences is highly appreciated

In response to the decision by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to commute the death sentences of prisoners who have been on death row for more...
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Gunshots at house of Zimbabwe police boss

A policeman guarding the house of Zimbabwe Republic Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri on Monday ran amok and set the house on fire after reportedly...
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Unified visas for foreign visitors to Zambia, Zimbabwe finalized

The Zambian government said on Monday that it has completed the process of printing unified visas for foreign visitors to Zambia and Zimbabwe. The two...
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Zambia, Zimbabwe to harmonize fishing bans on shared waters

Zambia and Zimbabwe are working on harmonizing a ban on fishing on a lake the two countries share following arrests of fishermen from both...
Emmerson Mnangagwa

Emmerson Mnangagwa to be Sworn in As Zimbabwe’s New Leader

Emmerson Mnangagwa is to be sworn in as Zimbabwe's president, following the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe after 37 years of authoritarian rule. The former...
Zimbabwe ZANU-PF figures involved in factional disputes includes Grace Mugabe, Emmerson Mnangagwa and President Mugabe

Viewpoint: Leadership Change Underway in Zimbabwe After Resignation of President Robert Mugabe

“Operation Restore Legacy” spearheaded by ZDF removes 37-years-long leader in 8 days A factional struggle inside the ruling Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF)...
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Zimbabwe’s New Government Must Uphold Human Rights

Responding to the news that Robert Mugabe has resigned as President of Zimbabwe, Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International said: “After more than three...
Reuben Abati

Reuben Abati Writes Go, Mugabe, Go !

Since August, I have been the anchorperson of a programme on television called ThisDay Live where we discuss political matters – local and global....
Zimbabwe

Kofi Annan Statement on Zimbabwe

The only legitimate and sustainable way out of the Zimbabwe crisis is through elections with integrity in 2018. The political crisis in Zimbabwe is not...
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SADC Organ Troika recommends special emergency summit on Zimbabwe

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ Troika Plus Council Chairperson Meeting on the political situation in Zimbabwe on Thursday recommended a special emergency...
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GIGS Advises Zimbabwe to Tread Cautiously

The Ghana Institute of Governance and Security (GIGS) wishes to call on Zimbabweans to tread cautiously in the handling of the military’s intervention in...
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Zimbabwe’s Military Cautioned on Human Rights Infringement

In response to the military takeover and subsequent control of certain streets of the capital city Harare and the state-run broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation,...
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Zimbabwe: Charges Levelled At “Martha O’Donovan Are Simply Absurd

In response to a Zimbabwean court’s decision to grant bail to Martha O’Donovan, a US citizen who was detained last week after being accused...
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UEW Researches Into Adaptive Behaviors

The University of Education Winneba (UEW)-Ghana, Faculty of Educational studies is hosting the International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development (ISSBD). The workshop is...
Businessmen display money at the exchange market in Suq Bacad market in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, Nov. 18, 2015. (Xinhua/Faisal Isse)

Zimbabwe’s illegal money changers flock back to the streets

Illegal money changers have returned to Harare's streets following a short hiatus that had been caused by the passing of a law in September...
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Zimbabwe’s leading mobile payment platform keeps ban on international transactions

Zimbabwe's largest mobile payment platform EcoCash has maintained the suspension of international transactions using its debit card, despite initially saying that transactions would resume...
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3 Years REDD+ Project Ends

The REDD+ Government and Finance Integrity for Africa Project, has ended after three years of its implementation in the country. The Project which was launched...
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Inadequate Grassroot Participation Hindering Climate Change Efforts

The REDD+ Government and Finance Integrity for Africa Project, has ended with limited capacity at the grassroot level being identified as a major gap...

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