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

Zimbabwe abductions: Dozens of protest leaders missing

Police and government fail to make arrests or provide explanation for abductions of protest organisers.

Zimbabwe abductions: Dozens of protest leaders missing

Africa

Zimbabwe: Doctors protest against abduction of their union leader

They are in the same position as most Zimbabweans, struggling to survive soaring inflation and shortages of food and other essentials.

Zimbabwe: Doctors protest against abduction of their union leader

Africa

Foreigners in South Africa fear for safety after attacks

Nigerian leader condemns anti-foreigner attacks in South Africa after days of rioting

Foreigners in South Africa fear for safety after attacks

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

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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