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

Robert Mugabe

Mugabe a 'national hero', says President Mnangagwa

Emmerson Mnangagwa says ruling ZANU-PF to give Mugabe status of a 'national hero', country's highest posthumous honour.

Robert Mugabe a 'national hero': Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa

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A cash crunch heaps even more pain on Zimbabweans

Supplies of Zimdollar notes and coins have dried up, forcing Zimbabweans to pay premium for hard cash.

A cash crunch heaps even more pain on Zimbabweans

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.

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Conceal the burn: Zimbabwe is withholding official inflation data

Amid massive spikes in prices and budget austerity measures, Harare delays publication of official numbers until 2020.

Conceal the burn: Zimbabwe is withholding official inflation data

AJ Impact

Zimbabwe's missing foreign investment: Will the billions come?

The investment pledges evoke memories of Mugabe, who was prone to announcing mega-deals that didn't materialize

Zimbabwe's missing foreign investment: Will the billions come?

Zimbabwe

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

Farmers say cyclone winds and floods destroyed fields in Chipinge and Chimanimani, worsening Zimbabwe's food insecurity.

Cyclone Idai destroys Zimbabwe farms, deepening food crisis

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's violent crackdown continues amid reports of rape

Fearful residents locking themselves in at night, with at least 12 killed in unrest as sexual assault reports emerge.

Zimbabwe's violent crackdown continues amid reports of rape

Africa

Zimbabwe soldiers 'beating' protesters as crackdown continues

Zimbabwe government-appointed rights group says soldiers used 'systematic torture' during crackdown on protests.

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe activist seeks bail as hundreds face trial after protest

Pastor Evan Mawarire faces 20 years in prison if convicted on subversion charges amid deadly demonstrations.

Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa returns to Zimbabwe after protest crackdown

Zimbabwe's president says raising fuel prices 'right thing to do', but violence by security forces will be investigated.

Mnangagwa back in Zimbabwe, vows to probe protest crackdown

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe doctors treat 68 for gunshot wounds after protests

Hundreds arrested after violent demonstrations against skyrocketing fuel prices.

Zimbabwe doctors treat 68 for gunshot wounds after protests

AJ IMPACT

Uneasy calm in Zimbabwe amid stay-at-home fuel price protest

Internet blackouts and business closures follow days of deadly protest in Zimbabwe's major cities.

Uneasy calm in Zimbabwe amid stay-at-home fuel price protest

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Zimbabwe soldiers patrol streets after deadly protests

At least five dead in latest demonstrations that erupted after government hiked fuel prices by 150 percent.

Zimbabwe soldiers patrol streets after deadly protests

Zimbabwe

Angry Zimbabweans riot after 150 percent fuel price rise imposed

Demonstrators block major roads, loot shops after President Mnangagwa's announcement sharply raising petrol prices.