Mnangagwa wins 2018 election

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is the winner of the 2018 election, the Zimbabwe Election Commission (ZEC) declared Thursday night. Mnangagwa won 50.8 percent of the vote, narrowly avoiding a run-off. The ZANU-PF...

Chamisa deletes ‘winning resoundingly’ tweet

MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has deleted a tweet in which he claims ‘resounding’ victory in the presidential election, after deadly violence rudely disturbed a calm pre-poll environment. Chamisa’s pre-dawn...

ED wants independent probe into shootings, talks to Chamisa

ZIMBABWE’S President Emmerson Mnangagwa is in dialogue with his main rival Nelson Chamisa to ease tensions and has called for an independent investigation into deadly disturbances which claimed three...

Amid rising tensions, ZEC takes its time

AS anti-riot police fought back a tide of angry opposition supporters at the gates of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission's temporary base, a relaxed ZEC chairperson Chigumba was fielding questions...

Three people die in post-election violence as army moves in

THREE people died in Harare on Wednesday as post-election violence erupted in the capital, which escalated with the intervention of the military. “The Zimbabwe Republic Police would like to confirm...

African observer missions back Zim poll

African observer missions have endorsed Monday’s elections as complying with regional standards, but urged more reforms to end suspicion and improve transparency.  Four observer teams - the SADC Election Observer...