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Zimbabwe opposition unites to challenge Mugabe

Opposition leaders in Zimbabwe have formed a coalition in an effort to challenge President Robert Mugabe at next year’s election.

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Campaigning begins for 2018 Zimbabwe elections

Zimbabwe's main political parties have started campaigning for the 2018 election.

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Zimbabwe's widows seek greater protection

Women in Zimbabwe often lose land to relatives when their husband dies.

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Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition protesters

Opposition supporters in Harare protest against what they say are plans to rig presidential elections next year.

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Zimbabwe farmers getting creative within city limits

Zimbabwe, once considered the breadbasket of southern Africa, is undergoing a shift in the way its food is grown. Urban farms have started sprouting up in the capital Harare, as more people move there for work.

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Zimbabwe’s ‘child brides’ get second chance at education

Human rights groups in Zimbabwe say an increasing number of girls are being expelled from school because their parents cannot pay their tuition fees. This leads to many girls becoming child brides.

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Zimbabwe efforts to contain bird flu outbreak

The government of Zimbabwe is trying to contain an outbreak of bird flu that has killed thousands of chickens. It is the latest threat to a poultry industry that was already under pressure.

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Parents open autism school in Zimbabwe

A school in Zimbabwe is providing a much-needed service that the country’s cash-strapped government cannot. There are no state-run schools that help children with autism, so some parents have started their own.

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Zimbabwe tobacco farmers struggle despite industry's big profits

Zimbabwe’s tobacco industry earns hundreds of millions of dollars in much-needed foreign currency for the government.

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Zimbabwe opposition campaigns for youth vote ahead of election

Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC-T party, is launching his campaign for next year's general election. It is his fourth challenge to 93-year-old Robert Mugabe, who has been president since 1980.

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Grocery clubs help women save money in Zimbabwe

Women in Zimbabwe are finding new ways to save money during tough financial times. One of those methods is grocery clubs, which are growing in popularity.

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Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe attempts to woo young voters

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s president, has embarked on a ten-province speaking tour ahead of next year's election. He is likely to target young people, who comprises half of the electorate and are hardest hit by unemployment.

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Zimbabwe opposition suspicious of election rigging

Zimbabwe's long-standing leader Robert Mugabe will be running in next year's presidential elections. The opposition parties are already suspicious of government plans to replace the way voters are registered.

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‘Great Zimbabwe’ museum preserves ancient city

Zimbabwe makes the effort to preserve what is said to be the biggest pre-colonial structure in Southern Africa. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports from Great Zimbabwe.

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Zimbabwe arts festival: Artists turn rubbish into beauty

Zimbabwe is hosting the Harare International Festival of the Arts this week. In a country dealing with cash shortages, power cuts and high unemployment, artists have been striving to reveal a beauty in the environment around them.