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EU extends travel restrictions, asset freeze on the Mugabes

EU diplomats told the Mail & Guardian that the Council of the EU also resolved to maintain an arms embargo on Zimbabwe.

Army moves into mines

Security officials are monitoring the entire mining process in a desperate bid to raise funds.

Zim government militarises mines

Security officials in Zimbabwe are monitoring the entire mining process in a desperate bid to raise funds.

Zanu-PF ties up party seats in red tape

New requirements may prove to be an unassailable hurdle for Vice-President Joice Mujuru's opponents.

Zim govt fights over Baba Jukwa

The arrest of Baba Jukwa has triggered sharp divisions among security forces in Zimbabwe.

Zim: ‘Weevil’ Moyo walloped but wriggles free

Livid Zanu-PF officials say they will monitor the minister closely to ensure he toes the party line.

Zimbabwe police on hunt for ‘hostile’ newspaper editors

A Zanu-PF insider and security agent said editor Edmund Kudzayi was viewed as a security threat.

Mugabe: Mandela the great icon of African liberation

A delayed condolence message from Robert Mugabe to the family of Nelson Mandela has raised speculation that Harare was reluctant to recognise Mandela.

‘Murky’ bid to mend Air Zim’s wings

In a move that has raised eyebrows, Zimbabwe's national carrier has entered into a 'privatisation by stealth' deal to improve its fortunes.

Zim: Will Gono go gracefully?

The central bank governor’s term ends this month but if President Robert Mugabe asks him to stay on again, he might.

MDC divided over Zanu-PF hints at rapprochement

Zanu-PF and the Movement for Democratic Change try to find common ground following the outcome of the July 31 elections.

Mugabe ‘breached Zimbabwe Constitution’

Zimbabwe's opposition says it will challenge President Robert Mugabe's July 31 poll date proclamation.

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ConCourt asked to rule that Zuma must testify for 10 days next year

It is Zondo's legal end game and will leave the former president, his supporters and those implicated in state capture to increasingly play fast and loose at imputing political motive to the commission

This is how the SIU catches crooks

Athandiwe Saba talked to the Special Investigating Unit’s Andy Mothibi about its caseload, including 1 000 Covid contracts

FNB dragged into bribery claims

Allegations of bribery against the bank’s chief executive, Jacques Celliers, thrown up in a separate court case

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World Aids Day

Huge strides have been made, but the fight against HIV is far from over, and Covid-19 has disrupted testing and treatments

How to get the most money for your old iPhone towards a new one

Cash in your old iPhone to upgrade to a new one or get a reduced rate on your monthly contract from your service provider

Gender-Based Violence

In South Africa, women live in fear. It’s difficult to speak out against the patriarchal system, but many have done so, and continue to do so

POWER Business #OnTheMoney talks to Risenga Maluleke, South African Statistician-General

If Stats SA is to really have timely data that’s accurate and remains relevant then we need to make sure that the institution is strengthened

Dr Sumy Thomas: Deciphering the human puzzle, from the inside out

The Discovery Foundation MGH Fellowship Award recipient for 2020 will focus on internal medicine, particularly the endocrine system of patients affected by HIV

Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story