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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 ...
March 16, 2020
Zimbabwe official says coronavirus punishes US for sanctions
Zimbabwe’s defense minister has described the coronavirus as God’s way of punishing the United States and other western ...
February 06, 2020
State media: At least 20 gold miners trapped in Zimbabwe
Some 20 miners are trapped underground after a mine shaft collapsed in Zimbabwe, state media reported Thursday, and a police ...
January 23, 2020
Billionaire's cash helps Zimbabwe's doctors back from strike
A billionaire has offered to pay striking doctors in Zimbabwe to help end a months-long protest over grave hospital ...
January 17, 2020
Zimbabwe police raid opposition party offices, seek machetes
Zimbabwe police on Friday raided the offices of the country’s main opposition party, and a spokesman says the officers were ...
January 17, 2020
Zimbabwe gripped by drama of vice president's nasty divorce
Black magic, drug addiction, attempted murder and a wrestling match over luxury cars and overseas properties. Zimbabwe is ...
January 11, 2020
China's foreign minister heads to Zimbabwe on Africa tour
China’s foreign minister is to arrive in Zimbabwe Saturday as part of a five-nation tour of Africa that seeks to promote the ...
January 07, 2020
2 Zimbabwe park rangers drowned by poachers in Lake Kariba
Zimbabwean authorities say they have retrieved the bodies of two park rangers who had arrested four poachers but were then ...
January 01, 2020
Africa starts 2020 battling extremism, Ebola and hunger
A tragic airline crash with far-reaching consequences, cataclysmic cyclones that may be a harbinger of the future, the death ...
December 19, 2019
Amid crippling power cuts, Zimbabwe turns to solar energy
Outside Cecilia Ziwane's house sits a neatly stacked woodpile next to a small solar panel — her two major sources of energy.
December 16, 2019
Zimbabwe veep's wife charged with attempting to kill him
The wife of Zimbabwe’s vice president has been charged with attempting to murder her husband. Marry Chiwenga, a former model ...
December 03, 2019
UN says half of Zimbabwe’s people face severe hunger
About half of Zimbabwe’s population faces severe hunger amid a devastating drought and economic collapse, the United Nations ...
December 03, 2019
Zimbabwe’s Mugabe left behind $10 million, some houses
The wealth of Zimbabwe’s former longtime president Robert Mugabe was long a mystery. Now the first official list of assets ...
November 28, 2019
UN expert: Zimbabwe hunger ‘shocking’ for country not at war
Zimbabwe is on the brink of man-made starvation and the number of people needing help is “shocking” for a country not in ...
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