Tag: Mugabe

Zimbabwe Appeals for U.S.$200 Million for Flood Recovery

Zimbabwe Appeals for U.S.$200 Million for Flood Recovery

The Zimbabwean government on Monday made an international appeal for $200 million to help its citizens who have been affected by widespread floods. Officials said since December, 271 people had died due to floods. The United Nations said it was important to quickly come into the country with medical aid […]

Mugabe’s Travels Draw Criticism at Home

Mugabe’s Travels Draw Criticism at Home

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s continued travel has been drawing criticism. Reports say he is on the move again, this time he’s flown to a conference in Mauritius. This is the fourth international trip the president has made in just 19 days and it’s getting some Zimbabweans upset. On social media, […]

Mugabe gives more land to ex-freedom fighters ahead of 2018 vote

Mugabe gives more land to ex-freedom fighters ahead of 2018 vote

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is promising to give more land to the country’s former freedom fighters, telling those who have not yet benefitted from his land programme to “indicate” which farms they prefer, ahead of next year’s elections. War collaborators, former political detainees and restrictees are also set to benefit. […]

Mujuru seeks Mugabe revenge

Former Vice President, Joice Mujuru has given the biggest hint yet that she will seek revenge for the cruel death of her husband and decorated war hero Solomon Mujuru in 2011. Revered liberation war commander, Mujuru, died in a freak inferno at his Ruzambo Farm in Beatrice in August 2011. […]