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

Elections

Polls close in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election

More than five million have registered to vote in first poll since 1980 without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

Zimbabwe elections: Voters cast ballots in landmark polls

Inside Story

A turning point for Zimbabwe?

The ruling party is put to the test in the first election without Robert Mugabe for 40 years.

Zimbabwe

In Mugabe's village, new political dawn brings hope

Kutama residents say they have nothing to show for Mugabe's long reign and they do not miss Zimbabwe's former president.

In Robert Mugabe's village, new political dawn brings hope

AJ IMPACT

Mugabe's economic legacy overshadows Zimbabwe's election

Robert Mugabe might be gone, but Zimbabwe's economy is still struggling and with the election approaching, both the ZANU-PF and the opposition are promising changes.

Africa

Zimbabwe opposition urges fair election ahead of landmark vote

Electoral commission accused of failing to prepare to prevent rigging for first vote without long-time ruler Robert Mugabe's candidacy.

Opinion

Zimbabwe after the June 23 bomb attack

Zimbabweans have heard the talk of plots, assassinations and 'enemies' before.

Tafi Mhaka

by Tafi Mhaka

Tafi Mhaka

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe opens nominations for July presidential polls

The elections, to be held on July 30, will be the first without former President Robert Mugabe running for the top seat.

Zimbabwe opens nominations for July presidential polls

Africa

Zimbabwe parliament summons ex-ruler Mugabe

Former president said in 2016 that $15bn worth of diamonds were looted from fields in eastern Zimbabwe.

Mugabe summoned by parliament to explain diamond looting comment

Africa

Zimbabwe's first Independence Day without Mugabe

Zimbabwe's new President Mnangagwa lit the independence flame this year.

Africa

Mugabes mocked in comedy play in Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans push the boundaries as they take aim at their former strongman.

Inside Story

Is Emmerson Mnangagwa changing Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe's new president completes 100 days in office, but what has he achieved?

Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa: The first 100 days

New president's efforts to stimulate economy, attract foreign investment and curb corruption elicit mixed reviews.

Opinion

Morgan Tsvangirai: From a nickel miner to an icon

How Morgan Tsvangirai rose to become one of the greatest figures in Zimbabwe's recent history.

Alex Magaisa

by Alex Magaisa

Alex Magaisa

Reporter's Notebook

All eyes on Zimbabwe's new leader at WEF in Davos

World Economic Forum provides a chance for Zimbabwe's new leader to re-engage with international investors.

All eyes on Zimbabwe's new leader at WEF in Davos