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July 06, 2020
Zimbabwe nurses protest; South Africa reopens some classes
At least 12 nurses were arrested in Zimbabwe on Monday when they were demonstrating against their working conditions, ...
June 26, 2020
Opposition activists in Zimbabwe accused of lying get bail
Zimbabwe’s High Court on Friday granted bail to three young female opposition activists who assert they were tortured and ...
June 20, 2020
Zimbabwe's health minister charged in COVID-19 graft case
Zimbabwe’s health minister on Saturday was charged with criminal abuse of duty as a public officer, accused of illegally ...
June 15, 2020
3 Zimbabwean women denied bail, accused of lying about abuse
Three young female opposition activists in Zimbabwe, who charge they were tortured and sexually assaulted by state agents, ...
June 10, 2020
Zimbabwe re-arrests 3 women who charge torture, sexual abuse
Zimbabwe police Wednesday arrested three opposition activists on accusations that they lied in saying that they had been ...
June 10, 2020
Zimbabwe names people who escaped filthy quarantine centers
Authorities in Zimbabwe have started publicly naming people who have escaped from quarantine centers and urging the public ...
June 01, 2020
Zimbabwe summons US envoy over White House adviser's comment
Zimbabwe has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Harare to a meeting over comments by a White House official suggesting Zimbabwe ...
May 28, 2020
Manhunts after hundreds flee quarantine in Zimbabwe, Malawi
Manhunts have begun after hundreds of people, some with the coronavirus, fled quarantine centers in Zimbabwe and Malawi while ...
May 23, 2020
Virus spread feared where water is scarce around the world
Violet Manuel hastily abandoned her uncle’s funeral and grabbed two empty containers when she heard a boy running down the ...
May 15, 2020
Zimbabwe police accused of assaulting young female activists
Three young Zimbabwean opposition activists who were reported missing following a protest over COVID-19 lockdown measures ...
May 11, 2020
African nations seek their own solutions in virus crisis
A loud hiss and grunt come from a green bag pressing air through a tube, as Senegalese researchers work to develop a ...
May 08, 2020
Troubled Zimbabwe hopes for some relief in tobacco sales
Adjust Saidi, a foreman at a farm outside Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, paced through rows of tobacco plants. Desperate to ...
April 15, 2020
Virus choking off supply of what Africa needs most: Food
In a pre-dawn raid in food-starved Zimbabwe, police enforcing a coronavirus lockdown confiscated and destroyed 3 tons of ...
April 04, 2020
African elite who once sought treatment abroad are grounded
The coronavirus pandemic could narrow one gaping inequality in Africa, where some heads of state and other elite jet off to ...
March 30, 2020
In Zimbabwe, 'you win coronavirus or you win starvation'
“We are already ruined. What more harm can coronavirus do?" Irene Kampira asked as she sorted secondhand clothes at a ...
March 27, 2020
'Go home!' South Africa has 1st death as lockdown begins
South Africa announced its first death from the coronavirus Friday as the country's cases rose well above 1,000 and a ...
March 25, 2020
Zimbabwe doctors, nurses strike over little virus protection
Zimbabwe's public hospital doctors and nurses went on strike Wednesday over a lack of protective gear as the coronavirus ...
March 23, 2020
South Africa to go into nationwide lockdown from Thursday
South Africa, Africa's most industrialized economy and a nation of 57 million people, will to go into a nationwide lockdown ...
March 21, 2020
Africa lockdowns begin as coronavirus cases above 1,000
Lockdowns have begun in Africa as coronavirus cases rise above 1,000, while Nigeria on Saturday announced it is closing ...
March 20, 2020
Zimbabwe has 1st COVID-19 case while Africa cancels flights
Anxiety rose in Africa as two major airlines announced sweeping cancellations of international flights on Friday over the ...
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