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

Angola drought: Millions at risk of starvation

The United Nations says more than two million people in Angola's southern province of Cunene urgently need food and water.

Angola drought: Millions at risk of starvation

Africa

Cyclone Kenneth survivors struggle to rebuild lives in Mozambique

Residents left reeling as Kenneth becomes second cyclone to hit Mozambique in six weeks.

Cyclone Kenneth survivors struggle to rebuild lives in Mozambique

Mozambique

Cyclone Kenneth survivors struggle for food and supplies

Some of those who survived Cyclone Kenneth in Mozambique are short on food and aid workers say those in remote areas are still waiting on supplies.

Cyclone Kenneth survivors struggle for food and supplies

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: Families hunt for missing relatives in Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai is the worst storm to hit Zimbabwe since cyclone Eline in nearly 20 years.

Cyclone Idai: Families hunt for missing relatives in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai: Thousands cut off in Zimbabwe

After Mozambique, the cyclone battered neighbouring Zimbabwe, cutting off the eastern district of Chimanimani.

Cyclone Idai: Thousands cut off in Zimbabwe

Nigeria

President Buhari's win challenged by Nigeria's opposition

Buhari might have won by a wide margin, but main opposition leader says 'flawed polls' will be contested in court.

President Buhari's win challenged by Nigeria's opposition

Africa

Nigerians siphoning off oil for survival

Unemployment and poverty forcing many to turn to crime and they are tapping into the country's rich resources of oil.

Nigerians siphoning off oil for survival

Africa

Will voters punish Buhari for not tackling Nigeria's oil spills?

Five years after Nigeria's president promised to clean-up this oil mess, Al Jazeera looks at whether the failure will hurt his re-election bid.

Will voters punish Buhari for not tackling Nigeria's oil spills?

Africa

Nigeria election: Disappointment and anger over poll delay

Frustration over delayed elections in Nigeria as questions are raised over how much it will cost the country.

Nigeria election: Disappointment and anger over poll delay

Africa

Nigeria's frustrated youth call for progress ahead of election

Oil-rich Nigeria is Africa's biggest economy, but millions are suffering from unemployment and high cost of living.

Nigeria's frustrated youth call for progress ahead of election

Africa

Zimbabwe school teachers launch nationwide strike

School teachers in Zimbabwe are demanding better working conditions and to be paid in US dollars, rather than government bonds, which constantly lose value.

Zimbabwe school teachers launch nationwide strike

Africa

Zimbabwe lawyers demand independent judiciary to try protesters

Lawyers demand that security forces and politicians not interfere in trials of arrested protesters.

Zimbabwe lawyers demand independent judiciary to try protesters