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Zimbabwe opposition figure fleeing arrest denied asylum in Zambia

The election has been marred by deadly protests and accusations of a crackdown on opposition and vote-rigging.

Zimbabwe opposition figure fleeing arrest denied asylum in Zambia

Opinion

What next for Zimbabwe's opposition?

Going forward, Zimbabwe's opposition must unite and create a brand that resonates with both urban and rural voters.

Chipo Dendere

by Chipo Dendere

Chipo Dendere

Opinion

How did Mnangagwa win Zimbabwe's landmark July 30 election?

The factors that led to Mnangagwa's victory signal a grim future for Zimbabwe's democracy.

Tafi Mhaka

by Tafi Mhaka

Tafi Mhaka

Africa

After polls, Zimbabweans anxiously hope for a new era

On the brink of a new chapter, Zimbabwe may struggle to find its feet as yet another election dispute unfolds.

After polls, Zimbabweans anxiously hope for a new era

Africa

Zimbabwe election row: Opposition supporters denied bail

Bail has been refused for more than 20 supporters of Zimbabwe's opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change, charged with inciting violence in Harare on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's Chamisa: We are not accepting fake results

Nelson Chamisa says will pursue 'legal and constitutional' means, but Emmerson Mnangagwa hails 'free and fair' election.

Zimbabwe: Chamisa rejects Mnangagwa's poll win, vows legal action

Africa

Emmerson Mnangagwa wins Zimbabwe presidential election

ZANU-PF leader hails 'a new beginning' but opposition says release of 'unverified fake' results was 'regrettable'.

Zimbabwe election: Emmerson Mnangagwa declared winner

Inside Story

Is a peaceful resolution to Zimbabwe's political crisis possible?

At least six people were killed on Wednesday when police in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, opened fire on protesters.

Africa

Death toll rises as tense Zimbabwe awaits election results

Police say six people killed in post-vote violence as electoral commission urged to release figures as soon as possible.

Death toll rises as tense Zimbabwe awaits election results

Africa

Tense calm as Zimbabwe awaits results of presidential election

The UN expresses concern over deadly post-election violence, calling on both sides to exercise restraint.

Tense calm as Zimbabwe awaits results of presidential election

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe blames opposition for violence, vows crackdown

At least three people died on Wednesday after opposition protest against election results turned violent.

Zimbabwe: Three dead in Harare amid election unrest

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe ruling party wins majority in parliament

Results show President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ZANU-PF picking up 145 seats against 60 for the opposition.

Zimbabwe's ZANU-PF wins majority in parliament: Electoral body

Africa

Zimbabwe election: Both sides certain of winning

As Zimbabwe awaits the final result of the presidential election, both the MCD Alliance and ZANU-PF are confident of success.

Africa

Opposition leader says he's winning as Zimbabwe awaits results

Opposition leader says ready to form government as the election commission urges candidates to wait for final results.

Opposition leader says he's winning as Zimbabwe awaits results

Africa

Vote counting under way in historic Zimbabwe elections

High turnout in presidential poll seen as two-horse race between Emmerson Mnangagwa and Nelson Chamisa.

Vote counting under way in historic Zimbabwe elections