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Zimbabwe's First Independent TV Station To Air

AP | By ANGUS SHAW | Posted 09.18.2013 | Media

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's first independent television station went on air Friday to challenge the 30-year state broadcasting monopoly cont...

Zimbabwe President Says Nelson Mandela Too Soft On Whites, In Documentary

Agence France Presse | Johannes Myburgh | Posted 07.26.2013 | Black Voices

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe criticises Nelson Mandela for being too soft on whites, in a documentary giving a rare and intimate look into the f...

Will The New Pope Visit Africa?

AP | ANGUS SHAW | Posted 05.20.2013 | Black Voices

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe says he wants Pope Francis to visit Africa because he is "a man of God who will be praying...

Mugabe: 'I Have Beaten Christ'

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2012 | World

HARARE, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe turned 88 on Tuesday, joking about reports circulating for years of his imminent demis...

FILMMAKER SPOTLIGHT: 'Mugabe And The White African,' Taking On A Dictator

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Filmmakers Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thompson WHAT: Mugabe and the White African WHEN: New York, from July 23, 2010. Los Angeles, from August 13,...

Robert Mugabe Loyalists Raped Women During Vote, Say AIDS-Free World Group

AP | CELEAN JACOBSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Supporters of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe used rape to terrorize the political opposition during last year's contested ele...

Mugabe Calls The West 'Neocolonialists'

AP | CHENGETAI ZVAUYA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Hours before the first EU visit to Zimbabwe in eight years, President Robert Mugabe accused the West on Friday of wanting to ...

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...

Mugabe: Asst. U.S. Sec. Of State Johnnie Carson Is An 'Idiot'

AP | ANGUS SHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe — President Robert Mugabe described the U.S. assistant secretary of state for African affairs as "an idiot" after an acrimoniou...

Obama, Tsvangirai Meeting Rankles Mugabe Allies

AP | ANGUS SHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe — The warm Western welcome Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has been receiving is rankling some of his governing partners, stat...

Planning for a Post-Pariah Zimbabwe

Alexander Noyes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alexander Noyes

Calls for Mugabe to step aside are welcome, but must be buttressed by a sensible and coordinated plan of action.

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, ...

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 Robert Mugabe Rejects US, British Calls To Step Down

AP | ANGUS SHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said Tuesday the U.S. and Britain are "stupid" to think he shouldn't be part of a unity go...

US Abandons Zimbabwe Power-Sharing Deal, Calls Mugabe 'A Man Who's Lost It'

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PRETORIA, South Africa — The U.S. can no longer support a proposed Zimbabwean power-sharing deal that would leave Robert Mugabe, "a man who's lo...

Robert Mugabe: No African Country Brave Enough To Topple Him

AP | ANGUS SHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe — President Robert Mugabe declared Friday that "Zimbabwe is mine," saying only Zimbabweans can remove him from power and that n...

Mugabe Allies Terrorize Farmers In Zimbabwe (PHOTOS)

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It was a frigid June night at Pickstone Mine in Zimbabwe when 67-year-old Angela Campbell -- soaking wet, her arm broken and a gun to her head -- sign...