Gift Phiri

Gift Phiri


Officials deny any knowledge after gunmen hauled away an opposition supporter who hasn’t been seen since.

18 Mar 2015

As the long-serving president celebrates with a lavish party, Zimbabweans weigh in on his leadership.

28 Feb 2015

Will controversial president use new AU chairmanship to demonstrate good statesmanship or self-aggrandisement?

29 Jan 2015

Pervasive bribe-seeking police checkpoints hinder travellers on the roads to Zimbabwe’s famous tourist spots.

14 Jan 2015

After purging ‘treacherous cabal’, former security head ‘Crocodile’ takes over as Mugabe’s right-hand man.

12 Dec 2014

Vice President Mujuru’s committee ouster signals factional power-play as president’s 91st birthday approaches.

27 Nov 2014

Zimbabwe’s leader given rotating chairmanship of 15-member nation bloc a year after he won disputed presidential polls.

19 Aug 2014

About 3,000 mothers die every year while giving birth, due largely to lack of access to quality healthcare.

9 Feb 2014