Tendai Marima

Tendai Marima

Robert Mugabe

Dispute, stampede mark day of mourning for Robert Mugabe

As supporters of Mugabe mourned, the decision to bury the former president in private has riled many party supporters.

Dispute, stampede mark day of mourning for Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe

'A father to us': In his village, Robert Mugabe mourned as a hero

Late former president's homestead in Kutama village prepares to receive the body of Zimbabwe's founding father.

'A father to us': In his village, Robert Mugabe mourned as a hero

Africa

Mixed reactions in Zimbabwe to ex-President Mugabe's death

Many Zimbabweans call Mugabe an autocrat and divisive while others remember him for anti-colonial liberation struggle.

Mixed reactions in Zimbabwe to ex-President Mugabe's death

Botswana

In Botswana, elephant hunting divides opinion

Rural communities support Botswana's bid to control elephant population by lifting hunting ban, as NGOs raise alarm.

In Botswana, elephant hunting divides opinion

Mozambique

Ramadan becomes a struggle in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique

Muslims in the region spend Ramadan trying to rebuild their lives amid shortage of food and damaged mosques.

Ramadan becomes a struggle in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique

Africa

Security concerns as Mozambique grapples with cyclone

Several killed in attacks in northern Cabo Delgado province but aid groups say violence won't hamper cyclone relief.

Security concerns as Mozambique grapples with cyclone

Cyclone

Inadequate health facilities failing Mozambique's mothers

Thousands of pregnant and lactating women face hardships following the destruction of health infrastructure by cyclones.

Inadequate health facilities failing Mozambique's mothers

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

Farmers say cyclone winds and floods destroyed fields in Chipinge and Chimanimani, worsening Zimbabwe's food insecurity.

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

Zimbabwe

Humanitarian aid slowly penetrates Zimbabwe's inaccessible areas

Government and humanitarian agencies dispatch emergency response units to assist people in aftermath of Cyclone Idai.

Humanitarian aid slowly penetrates Zimbabwe's inaccessible areas

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Hard-hit town reels from cyclone as Mnangagwa vows aid

President visits survivors in Chimanimani hospital as locals warn of residents still being missing after weekend rains.

Zimbabwe: Hard-hit town reels from cyclone as Mnangagwa vows aid

Zimbabwe

Anxious Cyclone Idai survivors assess losses in Zimbabwe

The country's estimated death toll is 98 and is expected to rise with many people still missing.

Anxious Cyclone Idai survivors assess losses in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises

Bulldozers and road graders struggled through the night to clear obstructed roads after Cyclone Idai strands thousands.

Relief reaches Zimbabwe's cyclone survivors as death toll rises