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Counterpoint To President Uhuru Kenyatta's Claims: Learning From ICC's Treatment of Africans

Washington Osiro | Posted 06.18.2016 | World
Washington Osiro

Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta's recent claim that "....there are lessons to be learnt from the way the court treats Africans....." is an interesting take from someone who, with all due respect, is the poster child for the impunity and abuse of power that made African leaders the target of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Zimbabwe Premier Reverses Stance On Gay Rights

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Though he's previously supported his country's notoriously hostile stance on gays and lesbians, Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai now says he ...

Zimbabwe May Emulate Tunisia, Egypt, Libya...

Clarence Lusane | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Clarence Lusane

The likely fall of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi is not a good sign for Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe. No other international figure has been more politically and economically friendly to Mugabe than he.

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Tsvangirai: Mugabe 'Violated' Power Sharing Deal

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Sunday accused President Robert Mugabe of violating their power-sharing deal, as thousands rallied to mar...

Politics is Difficult and Dirty. And a Noble Calling

Christina Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christina Patterson

If Alan Duncan and his ilk think it's tough to be a politician, they might give some thought to Morgan Tsvangirai.

Thamsanqa Mahlangu: Zimbabwe Minister Arrested Over Stolen Cellphone Prompts Concerns Of Opposition Harassment

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's deputy youth minister was arrested Tuesday over a stolen cellphone prompting a warning by Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's party that its...

Mugabe Loyalists Break Up Zimbabwe Constitutional Convention

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A conference aimed at drawing up a new constitution for Zimbabwe has ended in chaos after supporters of Robert Mugabe, the president, disrupted the pr...

Tsvangirai: Zimbabwe's Reforms Are Underway

Sky News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mr Tsvangirai was speaking in London as he wrapped up a tour of the United States and Europe. After talks in Downing Street, Prime Minister Gordon Br...

Tsvangarai Meets Obama Friday To Discuss US Aid

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai is on his first official visit in Washington this week with a decidedly difficult sales pi...

Zimbabwe's New Finance Minister Comes To Washington To Plead Heart-Wrenching Case

Human Rights Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Human Rights Watch

After years of being looted by Mugabe, Zimbabwe is dead broke. More than half the population is surviving on international food aid and unemployment stands at more than 90 percent.

Tsvangirai Crash Probe Initial Findings Suggest May Not Have Been Accident

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Early reports from an investigation by Zimbabwe's MDC suggest that a car crash which killed PM Morgan Tsvangirai's wife may not have been accidental....

Mugabe Aides Said To Use Violence, Torture To Gain Amnesty For Past Crimes

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Robert Mugabe's top lieutenants are trying to force the political opposition into granting them amnesty for their past crimes by abducting, ...

Zimbabwe Kick-Starts New Government

GlobalPost | Erin Conway-Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE -- Nelson Chamisa catches his breath as he flops onto a couch at the end of another long day in Zimbabwe's new government. Chamisa, a Movement ...

Zimbabwe's Poor Healthcare System Causing Humanitarian Crisis

NYCity News Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
NYCity News Service

The collapse of Zimbabwe's health system has created a humanitarian crisis where people are already suffering from a crippling hyperinflation and severe food, fuel and currency shortages.

Morgan Tsvangirai's Grandson Dies, One Month After Wife's Death

ZimOnline | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The four-year-old grandson of Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai drowned in a swimming pool at the family's home in Harare at the weekend, hi...

Zimbabwe: Farm Invaders Will Be Arrested

Reuters | MacDonald Dzirutwe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Friday warned people invading commercial farms that they were committing theft and would be arrested an...

Mugabe Refusing To Swear-In Roy Bennett: MDC Officials

allAfrica | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It's reported that Robert Mugabe is refusing to swear in Roy Bennett, the MDC Deputy Minister of Agriculture designate, to the new coalition governmen...

Zimbabwe: Roy Bennett Freed From Jail He Calls 'Hell'

Mail and Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Roy Bennett, a top aide to Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, was released on bail on Thursday after a legal battle that has raised doubts about Zimbab...

Tsvangirai's Wife Killed In Car Crash

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UPDATE: The New York Times has further details on the suspicious nature of the car crash that has taken the life of the wife of Zimbabwe's prime mini...

Zimbabwe Skeptical As Tsvangirai Joins Government

GroundReport | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Published by, a global citizen reporting platform with 4,000 contributors worldwide. By Charles Rukuni. Opposition leader Morgan ...

Zimbabwe Judge Throws Out Tendai Biti Treason Case

Mail and Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Magistrate Olivia Mariga said prosecutors appeared unprepared to proceed against Tendai Biti. She also ruled that Biti had been improperly arrested. ...

Zimbabwe Opposition Rejects Power-Sharing Deal With Mugabe

Sapa-dpa | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pretoria - Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) on Tuesday blasted as "malicious" assurances given by southern African leaders a...

Mugabe May Be Evil, But Tsvangirai Is No Saint

GroundReport | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Originally published on, the citizen journalism platform that covers world news at the local level. By Charles Rukuni. Zimbabwean ...

Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, Agrees To Meet Mugabe, Demands Activists' Release

Mail & Guardian Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, on Thursday demanded the unconditional release of detained party activists ...

Time's up for Robert Mugabe

Russ Feingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Russ Feingold

Regional leaders' patience is wearing thin as Zimbabwe's humanitarian crisis worsens. The challenge now, though, is to translate public criticism into concerted pressure that raises the stakes.