Zimbabwe News

'It's a nightmare': Zimbabwe struggles with hyperinflation

Zimbabwe now has the world's second-highest inflation after Venezuela, according to International Monetary Fund figures.

Robert Mugabe gets his final wish: No hero's burial

Zimbabwe's heroes have traditionally been buried at Harare's National Heroes Acre. But after much wrangling between the government and Robert Mugabe's family, the former leader is now set to be buried at his rural home.


Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe died from cancer, says President Mnangagwa

Robert Mugabe, who led Zimbabwe to independence and crushed his foes during nearly four decades of rule that impoverished his country, died on September 6 aged 95 in Singapore.

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 5th T20 Live Cricket Streaming: When and where to watch AFG vs ZIM live action?

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe, Afg vs Zim 5th T20 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: A maiden T20I win over Afghanistan could boost morale for struggling side, while Afghanistan could look to test bench strength in dead rubber.

My ties with Zimbabwe have been cut: Henry Olonga on how Robert Mugabe changed his life

Henry Olonga fled Zimbabwe 16 years ago because of Robert Mugabe and his 'henchmen'. His cricket career ended prematurely because he chose to take a stand against his country's government. Speaking on Mugabe, Olonga says his legacy could so easily have been so much different.

Zimbabwe police arrest 10 union officials as clampdown deepens

Police earlier in the day arrested 10 union officials as they tried to lobby the finance minister over low pay for teachers, witnesses said.


Explained: Why anti-government demonstrations are being banned in Zimbabwe

Political tensions escalated in Zimbabwe after police banned an anti-government demonstration planned by the country's main opposition party — the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in the central city of Gweru.

Zimbabwe opposition backs down from protest to avoid "blood in the streets"

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), which accuses President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government of repression and economic mismanagement, had called a demonstration for Friday as the start of a nationwide protest movement.

Zimbabwe police beat protesters as opposition denounces 'fascist' government

Friday's street demonstration was to have been the first in a nationwide series of protests organised by the MDC, which accuses Emmerson Mnangagwa's government of state-sponsored violence, corruption and economic mismanagement.

Zimbabwe bans opposition demonstrations, police on high alert

Authorities are jittery following violence that rocked the country in January, when protests against a sharp fuel price rise resulted in looting of shops and running battles between police and protesters.

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Cyclone Idai claims more than 1,000 lives in Zimbabwe, Mozambique

The cyclone hit land near Beira on Thursday and moved inland throughout the weekend, leaving heavy rains in its trail on Tuesday. More rural areas remained unaccessible.

Men in Blue complete series sweep over Zimbabwe

India clean swept the ODI series 3-0 against Zimbabwe after winning the third ODI by 83 runs.


Ajinkya Rahane-led India set for Zimbabwe challenge

The selectors met in the capital on Monday and announced the squad for the tour of Zimbabwe.

Fortress Lahore welcomes Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe cricket team reached Lahore early morning on Tuesday.

World Cup 2015: The week in pictures

As the group stage comes to a close, we take this opportunity to look at some of the key moments from the week.

World Cup 2015: The week in pictures

After a hectic week in the World Cup, we take a look at some of the highlights from the games.


Pakistan survive Zimbabwe scare to claim first win in World Cup 2015

Pakistan bowlers bowl out Zimbabwe for 215 to give Pakistan their first win of World Cup 2015.

Chris Gayle smashes double ton, records and Zimbabwe

Gayle smashed first 200 in WCs, took 2 wickets and shared a record 372-run stand with Samuels as WI beat Zim.

World Cup 2015: South Africa earn hard fought win against Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe gave South Africa a good fight but fell 62 runs short while chasing 340 to win.