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Thomas Mpofu brutally attacked by illegal miners as Zimbabwean police look away

Thomas Mpofu brutally attacked by illegal miners as Zimbabwean police look away

A man from Homestead area of Esigodini is in intensive care unit at United Bulawayo Hospitals after he was axed and left for dead by amakorokoza who were illegally mining and digging a service road to the farm he worked at. Thomas Mpofu was attacked by a group of seven illegal miners as he and […]

Businessman Strive Masiyiwa now Zimbabwe’s first billionaire

Businessman Strive Masiyiwa now Zimbabwe’s first billionaire

Exiled Zimbabwean businessman Strive Masiyiwa, often described as Zimbabwe’s richest man, is now a billionaire for the first time, according to the latest Forbes rankings released today. His current net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion raking him 14th among Africa’s 23 billionaires. According to Forbes: Masiyiwa overcame protracted government opposition to launch mobile phone network Econet […]

Rugby Africa unveils the 2018 Competition Schedule: 32 African countries, 10 competitions, more than 100 matches

Rugby Africa unveils the 2018 Competition Schedule: 32 African countries, 10 competitions, more than 100 matches

World Rugby (www.WorldRugby.org) Africa association, Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com), today unveiled its 2018 Competition Schedule. The year promises to be particularly busy with 10 competitions totalling more than one hundred fifteen-a-side and sevens rugby matches and up to 32 participating countries. The 2018 African champion will automatically qualify for the 2019 World Cup in Japan (www.RugbyWorldCup.com), […]

Luambe National Park Now The World’s Most Carbon Neutral

Luambe National Park Now The World’s Most Carbon Neutral

Luambe National Park in Zambia has achieved a conservation milestone this week as it became the most carbon neutral National Park in the world. Luambe’s carbon neutral status is a result of the USAID-funded Community Forests Program (CFP) implemented by BioCarbon Partners (BCP) (http://BioCarbonPartners.com), in partnership with the Zambian Government. This world-first level of carbon […]

Honoris United Universities announces planned expansion in Egypt

Honoris United Universities announces planned expansion in Egypt

Honoris United Universities (www.Honoris.net), the first private pan-African higher education platform, announced that its network institution in South Africa, Regent Business School (https://Regent.ac.za), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education to establish a branch in the capital city of Cairo. The MoU was signed during the recently held […]

Zimbabwe’s nonagenarian Robert Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

Zimbabwe’s nonagenarian Robert Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, a week after the army and his former political allies moved to end four decades of rule by a man once feted as an independence hero who became feared as a despot. His former vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose sacking this month prompted the military takeover that […]

Mugabe resigns

Mugabe resigns

Thousands of Zimbabweans poured onto the streets of Harare after President Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, and cars were hooting in the streets. Some people were holding posters of Zimbabwean army chief Constantino Chiwenga and former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose sacking this month triggered the military takeover that forced Mugabe to resign. (Reporting by […]

Mugabe has resigned with full immunity and will stay in Zimbabwe

Mugabe has resigned with full immunity and will stay in Zimbabwe

Mugabe has resigned with full immunity! He will stay in Zimbabwe and not go into exile. All their assets will be protected and free from prosecution.

Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

A continuing crisis The crisis in Zimbabwe escalated this week after the military took control of the national broadcaster to announce that they had seized key functions of government. However, Zimbabwe’s “coup” is in a class of its own. Its authors have been keen to downplay it, insisting that it is not a coup. For […]

President Morgan Tsvangirai’s Statement to the Press About the Zimbabawe Situation

President Morgan Tsvangirai’s Statement to the Press About the Zimbabawe Situation

Today, I convened a meeting of the party’s Standing Committee in Harare to deliberate on the current situation in the country. Our country has been undergoing an extremely difficult period since the disputed and illegitimate election of 2013. Unemployment, poverty, corruption and cash shortages have become commonplace. At the centre of this crisis, is a […]

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