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Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe Denies Assaulting...

Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe has denied reports that she assaulted a South African model in a Johannesburg hotel suite last month, saying she...

Zimbabwe Startup BitMari Empowers Unbanked Africans Via...

Forty percent of the adult world population lacks bank accounts, according to the World Bank. A disproportionate number of the world’s unbanked live in...

#IfAfricaWasASchool Hilariously Tackles Imaginary Interactions Between African...

Africans tweeted in celebration of the continent's countries yesterday when the hashtag #IfAfricaWasASchool emerged. The trend took on fashion, history and economics, scaling it down to the classroom. Users...

Zimbabwe Accuses French and U.S. Ambassadors of...

Zimbabwe has accused the United States Ambassador to the country, his French counterpart and their embassies of fueling the protests in the country last...

Stolen Artifact of Zimbabwean King Found, Gold-Plated...

Bulawayo — Police in southern Zimbabwe say they have found a missing, more-than-120-year-old spear stuffed inside the thatched roof of a man who claimed...

Zimbabwe to Print Own Version of U.S....

Zimbabwe is set to print its own version of the U.S. dollar in order to ease a cash shortage in the country. Central bank governor...

Botswana Toughens Stance to Keep Zimbabwe Prisoners,...

GABORONE, BOTSWANA — Recent developments increasingly point to a Botswana government getting weary of the economic meltdown in Zimbabwe. From the recently introduced shoot-to-kill stray...

Zimbabwe to Shut Down Foreign Companies That...

The decision by Cabinet to, next month, shut down foreign companies which have not complied with the indigenisation law exposes the futility of the...

Zimbabwe Government to Begin Feeding Students in...

HARARE — President Robert Mugabe's government says it will in May begin giving a meal a day to schoolchildren in areas worst hit by...

Zimbabwe Meets IMF Economic Goals, Can Now...

In June 2013, IMF approved an economic supervised reform program on Zimbabwe, the Staff Monitored Program. It was supposed to end in December 2013...

Zimbabwe Government to Take Possession of All...

HARARE — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe said on Thursday that his government would take possession of all diamond operations because existing miners had robbed...

Time for African Nations to Join Forces...

  African countries have been urged to work together if they want to develop the tourism sector on the continent, African Union commissioner for transport...

Zimbabwe Seeks $1.5B to Prevent Starvation Due...

Zimbabwe has appealed to local businesses and charities for $1.5 billion in aid to save more than a quarter of the population from starvation...

Zimbabwe President Says Africa Should Quit the...

Zimbabwe’s main opposition and some citizens Monday condemned President Robert Mugabe’s call for Africa to quit the United Nations. During the weekend the 91-year-old...

Oxford College Opts to Keep Statue of...

Oriel College, a division of the University of Oxford in England, has decided not to remove a statue of British colonialist Cecil Rhodes, despite...

8 Interesting African Creation Myths The World...

The Yoruba of Nigeria In the beginning, all that existed were the water, land and sky, which was ruled by Olorun. Another god named Obatala...

Rhino Poaching in Zimbabwe Has More Than...

A significant surge in rhino poaching in Zimbabwe saw at least 50 rhino poached in 2015 — more than double the figure lost the...

U.S Diplomats Have Ruled Out Change in...

HARARE, ZIMBABWE—Two visiting U.S. diplomats have ruled out a change of policy with Zimbabwe. Speaking to reporters Wednesday in Harare, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State...

8 Interesting Facts That May Give You...

Robert Mugabe is famous for initiating the largest political process of land redistribution Africa has ever seen, by aggressively transferring land to the majority...

8 African Countries Whose Independence Is a...

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, formerly known as Rhodesia, is one of the greatest examples of a country being impacted by Garveyism. According to an article titled “The...

10 Interesting Backstories About How These...

Liberia Liberia got its name from the group of Quakers and slaveholders who wanted to repatriate freed Black people to Africa, a report by PBS explains....