Zim July inflation rises to 4.29%, highest since 2012

Zimbabwe’s inflation rate sped up by 1.38 percentage points to 4.29 percent in July, latest official data shows, the highest level in over six years. The July 2018 figure is...

AK47s, troops and a border stand-off…Biti’s dramatic escape

OPPOSITION politician Tendai Biti escaped the clutches of Zimbabwean law enforcement on Wednesday morning, skipping into Zambia after a dramatic stand-off involving the neighbouring countries' security agents. The police accuse...

Biti arrested at Zambian border

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe police on Wednesday arrested former finance minister and opposition politician Tendai Biti as he tried to cross the border and seek asylum in neighbouring Zambia,...

Chamisa has no data from 21% polling stations – spokesman

MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa does not have data from a fifth of the nearly 11,000 polling stations used in the July 30 election, his spokesman said on...

Beyond the poll, some poetry

We asked a young Zimbabwean to write down his views on last week's election. He wrote a poem instead. Beyond it all, I will find myself By Tatenda Chinondidyachii Mashanda Beyond...

Post-election Zimbabwe: Yes, it’s complicated

By Perry Munzwembiri If there ever was any doubt about the exact nature of the state Robert Mugabe - deposed in what has become known as a military assisted transition...