Gulf Times - Zimbabwe
Dought-hit Zimbabwe readies mass wildlife migration

Dought-hit Zimbabwe readies mass wildlife migration

Zimbabwe is planning an enforced mass migration of wildlife away from a park in the country's south, where thousands of animals are at risk of death due to drought-induced starvation.

Zimbabwe police give unions green light for public sector protest

Zimbabwe police give unions green light for public sector protest

Zimbabwe police have given public sector workers permission to march for better pay on Wednesday in what is widely seen as a test of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's willingness to tolerate dissent.

Zimbabweans stage mass protest against Western sanctions

Zimbabweans stage mass protest against Western sanctions

Zimbabweans staged a mass government-orchestrated protest on Friday against sanctions imposed by the US and the European Union during the despotic rule of late ex-leader Robert Mugabe.

Zimbabwe quadruples electricity price as crisis deepens

Zimbabwe quadruples electricity price as crisis deepens

Zimbabwe on Wednesday quadrupled electricity tariffs amid crippling power shortages which have plunged parts of the country into darkness for up to 18 hours as the economy lurches deeper into crisis.

Mugabe burial underway in rural Zimbabwe home

Mugabe burial underway in rural Zimbabwe home

The family of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe gathered in his rural homestead on Saturday, three weeks after his death, to attend a much-awaited burial ceremony in the village of Kutama.

Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Union activists and rights campaigners on Sunday accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union, who disappeared during a strike he had helped organise.

Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral

Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral

Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded as a liberation hero

Mugabe family agree to burial at Zimbabwe 'heroes' monument

Mugabe family agree to burial at Zimbabwe 'heroes' monument

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe's family and the government on Friday said he would be buried in about a month

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Zimbabwe ex-president Robert Mugabe's family and the government squabbled over his burial on Thursday, with the place of the ceremony -- and even its date ...

Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe

Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe

The body of Zimbabwe's ex-president, Robert Mugabe, arrived home on Wednesday to an honour guard in a country divided over the legacy of a former liberation hero

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Zimbabwe's long-time dictator Robert Mugabe will be buried at the National Heroes Acre, a hilltop shrine reserved for the country's ruling elite, a presidential spokesman told dpa on Sunday.

Zimbabweans choose work over mourning Mugabe

Zimbabweans choose work over mourning Mugabe

A day after ex-strongman and founding leader Robert Mugabe died, the only clear sign that Zimbabwe was in mourning were flags flying at half mast.