Godfrey Marawanyika

Zimbabwe’s ‘new’ farmers finally start to blossom

Douglas Mhembere had only a plastic bag in hand when he took over a farm eight years ago under Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's land reforms.

Zim opens sale of controversial diamonds

Zimbabwe on Wednesday opened the first sale of diamonds from its Marange fields since international regulators partially lifted a ban.

Zimbabwe allowed limited diamond sales

A special monitor found that Zimbabwe had complied with minimum standards for human rights.

Zim rivals under fresh pressure in mediation talks

Zimbabwe's rival leaders faced fresh pressure on Thursday to mend their differences and push toward new elections.

Zuma meets Zim leaders amid pressure for polls

South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday opened talks with Zimbabwe's feuding leaders.

Burden of Aids for Zimbabwe’s women

Since testing positive for HIV six years ago, Cecilia Chinhamo has endured a torrent of verbal abuse from her husband.

Need for power coal threatens Zimbabwe national park

Zimbabwe's electricity supply faces a new threat, as a power plant says it needs to dig for new coal reserves under a river inside a national park.

Bafana aim for second round

World Cup hosts South Africa say they are aiming to be among the 16 best teams at the tournament next year.

Fresh diplomatic push to break Zim impasse

Zimbabwe's neighbours on Monday intensified efforts to break an impasse threatening a fragile unity government.

Mediators move to revive Zimbabwe unity govt

African mediators are to meet on Friday with President Robert Mugabe and Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai in a bid to revive Zimbabwe's unity deal.

Gono says he’s not to blame for ‘killing’ Zim economy

Zimbabwe's Reserve Bank chief Gideon Gono has insisted he was not to blame for ''killing'' the nation's economy.

Zim minister seeks to ease fears of mine expropriations

Zimbabwe is ready to consider easing proposed rules that would force foreign mining firms to give local businesses majority stakes, a minister said.

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