AJ Impact

UN envoy: Zimbabwe's economic, political situation deteriorating

Official warns of 'fear, frustration, and anxiety among a large number of Zimbabweans'.

UN envoy: Zimbabwe's economic, political situation deteriorating

AJ Impact

IMF: Zimbabwe has the highest inflation rate in the world

Zimbabwe's statistics office will not release inflation data, but the IMF puts the figure at 300 percent

IMF: Zimbabwe has the highest inflation rate in the world

Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe to be buried in home district: Zimbabwe government

After three weeks of public debates over final resting place, government agrees for ex-president to be buried in Zvimba.

Robert Mugabe to be buried in home district: Zimbabwe government

AJ Impact

As Zimbabwe's economy founders, millennials eke out a living

A chronic shortage of professional opportunities drives country's youth to informal work and feeds social unrest.

As Zimbabwe's economy founders, millennials eke out a living

Africa

Zimbabwe abductions: Dozens of protest leaders missing

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

AJ Impact

Zimbabwe's currency is collapsing

The Zimdollar started melting down two weeks ago, and it's getting worse.

Zimbabwe's currency is collapsing

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.

Robert Mugabe

'Africa weeps': Mugabe state funeral draws thousands

Zimbabweans, African leaders attend state funeral at national stadium in Harare for controversial former president.

Zimbabweans, foreign leaders bid farewell to Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe burial to take place in 'around 30 days'

Confirmation of burial plan follows tussle between family and President Mnangagwa over Mugabe's resting place.

Ex-Zimbabwe leader Mugabe to be buried at national monument

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

Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried in his village: Family

The ex-Zimbabwean leader's family opposes government plan to bury him at the national monument for liberation heroes.

Robert Mugabe to be buried next week in his village: Family

Robert Mugabe

Mugabe's body reaches Zimbabwe, but mystery over burial

Dispute between family members and government over final resting place of the country's founder and longtime leader.

Robert Mugabe's body arrives in Zimbabwe amid mystery over burial

Robert Mugabe

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Former rebel leader expected to lie in state for three days with country deeply divided over legacy.

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Opinion

What went wrong with African liberation?

The anti-colonial movements in Africa did not liberate the people; they only liberated the state.

Patrick Gathara

by Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara

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