Politics

Zimbabwe opposition: Mugabe 'plans to catapult his wife to VP'

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has renamed the Harare International Airport after himself amid tension within his ruling Zanu-PF party.

Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's Mugabe dismisses vice president

Emmerson Mnangagwa's removal for 'disloyalty' clears the decks for Grace Mugabe to succeed her husband as president.

The Listening Post

Zimbabwe: Mugabe's Media Legacy

As Mugabe responds to reports that his wife assaulted someone, we examine the president's media tactics.

The Listening Post

India: Godmen, Con Men and the Media

We analyse how Indian media cover the so-called 'godmen' in the country. And we look at Mugabe and the Zimbabwean media.

Africa

South African model challenges Grace Mugabe's immunity

Alleged victim of violence by Zimbabwe's first lady asks court to annul government's decision to grant her immunity.

South African model challenges Grace Mugabe's immunity

Africa

Grace Mugabe granted immunity after leaving S Africa

Zimbabwean president's wife was accused of attacking a model with an electric cable in a hotel in Johannesburg.

Africa

Zimbabwe blocks flights amid Grace Mugabe scandal

Harare authorities say state-owned S African Airways planes were halted for failing to comply with civil aviation rules.

South Africa

South Africa on 'red alert' for Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

Accused of assaulting a model with an electric cable, police search for Zimbabwe's first lady to prevent her departure.

South Africa's borders on 'red alert' for Grace Mugabe

Zimbabwe

Mugabe, 92, says Zimbabweans see no replacement for him

Leader in power since 1980 insists he will contest 2018 elections, by which time he will be 94 years old.

Mugabe, 92, says Zimbabweans see no replacement for him

Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans use satire to protest against Robert Mugabe

Actors use performance art to speak out against corruption, unemployment and bad governance.

Robert Mugabe

Mugabe: 'I am not dying, shame on you'

92-year old's comments to 10,000 Zimbabwean war veterans come at a time of high tension over who will succeed him.

Africa

Zimbabwe's ruling party expels Mugabe rival

Former vice-president Joyce Mujuru expelled from ZANU-PF for allegedly plotting against country's president.

Zimbabwe's ruling party expels Mugabe rival

Politics

Mugabe deputy accused of assassination plot

Joice Mujuru vows to take legal action against state media allegations of plot to topple Zimbawe's long-time president.

Mugabe deputy accused of assassination plot