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Zimbabwe: The battle for power is not for the people

The politics within the politics are the thorns that hold the nation back from thriving

Zimbabwe: Who is in control?

Mnangagwa’s slim election victory, followed by violence, has observers asking why he would do this when all he needed was international credibility

Zambia deports Biti, defying court order

Tendai Biti fled to Zambia on Wednesday, reportedly facing charges at home of inciting post-election violence

Senior Zimbabwe opposition figure Biti arrested at border: lawyer

Biti was arrested as he tried to flee to neighbouring Zambia to seek asylum

Zim opposition leaders targeted for assassination, claims Tendai Biti

Biti says MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has won the presidential poll and a government plot to assassinate him is afoot

Mnangagwa can win without rigging the elections

The new president is the favourite, but the opposition might still have a chance

The messy battle for Harare East

The affluent and influential constituency is a microcosm of the Zimbabwean election to come

Fast forward to a new Zimbabwe: Q&A with Tendai Biti

A new generation won't settle for more of the same and is talking deep-rooted change.

Progress in Zim opposition’s coalition plan

Parties have agreed to retain their identities but say they will field only one candidate for president.

Endgame looms for Tsvangirai

The MDC leader's decision to expel party rebels after his 'suspension' has led the aggrieved to close ranks towards a merger.

Morgan Tsvangirai ‘suspended’ by MDC

Infighting in Zimbabwe's main opposition party has intensified, with a splinter group announcing it has suspended leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

SA holds Zim fate in its pocketbook

Zimbabwe needs cash, but it might find that South Africa's purse comes with strings attached.

Editorial: Loans should be conditional

IT seems Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan had offered an agreement in principle, but details about the loans conditions remain to be worked out.

Zimbabwe backtracks on UN election funding

Zimbabwe has withdrawn its appeal for UN funds to help hold key elections this year, after the world body demanded to meet civic groups.

SA debates loan for Zim elections

SA is in discussions on whether to help cash-strapped Zimbabwe fund its presidential and parliamentary elections, says the national treasury.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

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