Haru Mutasa

Haru Mutasa

Haru Mutasa is an Africa correspondent for Al Jazeera English.

She has reported on East and West Africa. She is currently based in Johannesburg, South Africa and covers the Southern African region.

She was nominated Royal Television Society (RTS) Young journalist of the year 2006/2007

Africa

Zimbabweans to protest over economic crisis

Police in Zimbabwe are expecting violence at a protest on Friday against rising prices and poverty levels.

Zimbabweans to protest over economic crisis

Africa

Zimbabwe facing 'worst-ever' hunger crisis

Millions are on the brink of starvation and President Emmerson Mnangagwa has declared the country's drought a national disaster.

Zimbabwe facing 'worst-ever' hunger crisis

Africa

Malawi protests: Anger at president's alleged election fraud

President Mutharika's ruling DPP party denies allegations of vote-rigging and fraud.

Malawi protests: Anger at president's alleged election fraud

Africa

Zimbabwe cricketers not giving up after ICC suspension

Country's national team is fighting to stay alive after International Cricket Council suspends its cricket board because of alleged government interference.

Zimbabwe cricketers not giving up after ICC suspension

Africa

South Africa introduces new carbon tax to fight climate change

Industry experts warn, in a country with a high unemployment rate, carbon taxes are anti-growth, anti-jobs and anti-investment.

South Africa introduces new carbon tax to fight climate change

Africa

Zimbabwe inflation: Gov't trying to head off mass strikes

How the Zimbabwean government plans to help its public workers survive soaring inflation.

Zimbabwe inflation: Gov't trying to head off mass strikes

Africa

Zimbabwe experiences worst power outages in three years

Some neighbourhoods in Harare have not had reliable power in weeks and the blackouts are affecting business and industry.

Zimbabwe experiences worst power outages in three years

Africa

Uganda: Dozens get Ebola vaccine after outbreak spreads

Uganda begins a vaccination campaign for people who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus.

Uganda: Dozens get Ebola vaccine after outbreak spreads

Africa

Elderly patient abuse in Pretoria highlights public health woes

A 76-year-old woman is found by relatives lying on cold floor in South Africa hospital, her hands and legs tied to a steel bench.

Elderly patient abuse in Pretoria highlights public health woes

Africa

Zimbabwe opposition MDC party elects Nelson Chamisa as leader

Zimbabweans hope he will pressure President Emmerson Mnangagwa over inflation, unemployment, and fuel and cash shortages.

Zimbabwe opposition MDC party elects Nelson Chamisa as leader

Africa

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party to choose new leader

Zimbabwe's main opposition party is meeting to elect a new leader as it tries to get past internal divisions.

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party to choose new leader

Africa

Zimbabwe: Activists charged with plotting to subvert government

Authorities in Zimbabwe have charged five human rights campaigners arrested earlier this week with plotting to overthrow the government.

Zimbabwe: Activists charged with plotting to subvert government