Zimbabwe 2013 Elections

‘Zim more divided since July elections’

The July 31 polls are said to have left Zimbabwe more polarised than it was during the years of the inclusive government.

Zim: Opposition figure convicted after flagging electoral fraud

An opposition official in Zimbabwe who reported finding dumped ballot papers in a dustbin has been convicted of fraud and breaching electoral laws.

‘We dare not let ?the people down’

Mugabe seems to have come to terms with the fact that this will be his last stint as president.

All eyes on new Zim Cabinet

President Robert Mugabe may struggle to make everyone happy when he appoints the next generation of leaders.

Motlanthe to attend Mugabe inauguration

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe will represent South Africa at Robert Mugabe's inauguration as president of Zimbabwe on Thursday.

Zim Concourt rules elections ‘free, fair and credible’

Zim's Constitutional Court has ruled that a disputed election which put Robert Mugabe in power was fair, dismissing allegations of vote-rigging.

SADC toasts to Mugabe, calls for an end to Zimbabwe sanctions

SADC has called for the West to lift sanctions against Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as it sealed its approval of his election victory.

Zimbabwe’s MDC drops court challenge to Mugabe re-election

The MDC has withdrawn a court challenge against President Robert Mugabe's re-election, saying it was being denied crucial evidence.

Nikuv’s election bounty heightens suspicions

Nikuv Projects International paid an average of $200 000 every two and a half days for five months in the run-up to Zimbabwe's general elections.

Tsvangirai sets out case for Zimbabwe poll fraud

The MDC-T leader lists the 15 main reasons why the July 31 elections were 'corrupt and illegal'.

MDC’s naive Nikuv dealings

When opposition party leaders bought irrigation equipment, they did not know who they were dealing with.

Zanu-PF mulls law amendments

The party's steamrolling victory leaves it with the might to tinker with the Constitution at its leisure.


Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs