Zimbabwe Crisis

Zimbabwe: Police beat protesters as economy tanks

Zimbabwe has gone from bad to worse since longtime autocrat Robert Mugabe was toppled

‘I don’t know how my children will survive’: Zimbabwe in crisis

Cyclone Idai washed away the crops that survived a savage drought, leaving 70% of the population in dire need of food.

Bold steps Mnangagawa should be taking instead of fiddling with the petrol price

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to double the price of petrol shows very poor judgement and bad leadership

‘Spreading alarm over Zim shortages a criminal offence’: Minister threatens media

Chombo said claims that Zimbabwe has now "slipped back to the hyperinflationary days of 2008" were propaganda

Only a third way will fix Zimbabwe

April 18 marked 36 years of self-rule for Zimbabwe. Trevor Ncube argues that a new set of principled leaders is needed to save the country.

Tsvangirai: Zimbabwe not ready to vote in 2011

Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said on Thursday the country could only hold elections next year.

Ziscosteel investment spearheads Zimbabwe brain gain

For the first time in years, there is a perceptible movement by skilled workers back to Zimbabwe.

Over 200 000 Zim applications received

More than 200 000 Zimbabweans have applied to the Home Affairs department to legalise their stay in South Africa, officials said on Friday.

Zanu-PF follows the money

Declaring loyalty and funding Mugabe's party is good for business -- or so it would have executives believe.

Tsvangirai says no election without referendum

Zimbabwe PM Morgan Tsvangirai says that elections cannot take place in his country without reforms and a constitutional review.

The only thing we have to fear is ‘The Fear’ itself

Four very different books on Zimbabwe cast diverse perspectives on the country's past and current issues -- besides saying a lot about the authors.

Khama on Zim: Show good faith, remove sanctions

Zimbabwe has found an unlikely ally in Botswana President Ian Khama in the latest of a series of calls to lift sanctions on the embattled country.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it