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Zimbabweans hit by 257% inflation: Will gold coins as legal tender help?

The central bank plans to introduce smaller denominated gold coins in Nov to allow ordinary people to also use them as a saving mechanism

19 Aug 2022 3:39 PM

Two more Omicron cases found in Maharashtra, Gujarat

A 72-year-old man was found infected with the Omicron variant of Coronavirus in Jamnagar, Gujarat, following his return from Zimbabwe

04 Dec 2021 6:01 PM

Pulling down statues of racists? Africa’s done it for years

To be fair, new campaigns in the USA and Europe are now following Africa’s lead

12 Jun 2020 2:10 PM

Zimbabwe dismisses rumours of coup, says country stable

National Security Council accuse allies of the late leader Mugabe and opposition officials of peddling rumours of an impending military coup

11 Jun 2020 12:42 PM

Zimbabwe tour is not 'hastily arranged': It was already in pipe-line

Sri Lanka's forthcoming tour of Zimbabwe is reported to be hastily arranged but one of the top SLC official has negated the report.

11 Jan 2020 1:12 PM


Zimbabwe’s Akashinga rangers fight poaching

The 'Brave Ones': Zimbabwe's women-only rangers fighting poaching.

31 Oct 2019 10:56 AM

Zimbabwe: Schoolgirl fights crocodile, gouges its eyes to save friend

According to reports, a 9-year-old girl was attacked by a crocodile while swimming with her friends in Sinderela village.

30 Oct 2019 2:21 PM

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried at new mausoleum in 30 days

Mugabe's first wife, Sally, is buried there and a space next to her had been reserved for Mugabe.

14 Sep 2019 9:28 AM

India expresses grief over demise of ex-Zimbabwe President Mugabe

Terming Mugabe as an 'icon of liberation', India said the late African leader devoted his life to the betterment of the people of Zimbabwe.

07 Sep 2019 9:54 AM

UN launches new Zimbabwe appeal as millions face food crisis

In addition to food shortages, the appeal also targeted the humanitarian needs of victims of the monster Cyclone Idai.

07 Aug 2019 11:04 AM


Zimbabwean chef discovers Africa’s vegan history

Nicola Kagoro is educating local Africans about the benefits of adapting a vegan diet.

14 Jun 2019 3:49 PM

Zimbabwean spent USD 5000 from his own pocket to put country on Google Street View

He funded all the travel and production costs related to the project while Google and Insta360 provided the gear.

27 Dec 2018 1:23 PM

Cholera outbreak kills 10 people in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe suffered its biggest cholera outbreak in 2008 at the height of an economic crisis.

10 Sep 2018 9:49 AM

'Vampire' killer caught after seen drinking blood of woman whose throat he slit

Christopher Sibanda struck Subusisiwe Sigauke several times with a log before allegedly cutting her throat with a sharp implement.

03 Jul 2018 9:33 PM

Drunken tourist has arm ripped off after jumping into pool of crocodiles

Collin Miller only escaped with his life after three of the reptiles released him to fight over his torn-off limb.

05 Apr 2018 5:09 PM


US: Exiled Zimbabwe leader Roy Bennett killed in helicopter crash

The National Transportation Safety Board said it was investigating the crash 15 miles (24 km) east of Raton.

19 Jan 2018 12:48 PM

Text-message ‘blast’ can expand access to surgical services

Some 5 billion people in the world lack access to safe surgery and anesthesia.

28 Nov 2017 7:27 PM

UK Queen world’s oldest head of state after Mugabe steps down

Queen Elizabeth, at 91, is already Britain’s longest reigning monarch, a record she took from her great-great-grandmum Queen Victoria.

22 Nov 2017 10:25 AM

Impeachment proceedings begin against Mugabe, removal in 2 days

The main charge against Mugabe is allowing his wife to usurp government powers and that he is too old to do justice to his duties.

21 Nov 2017 12:29 PM

Tanks roll towards Harare as Army, Mugabe head for clash

A witness saw two other tanks parked beside the main road from Harare to Chinhoyi, about 20 km from the city.

15 Nov 2017 1:50 AM