Gulf Times - Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Union activists and rights campaigners on Sunday accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union, who disappeared during a strike he had helped organise.

Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral

Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral

Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded as a liberation hero

Mugabe family agree to burial at Zimbabwe 'heroes' monument

Mugabe family agree to burial at Zimbabwe 'heroes' monument

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe's family and the government on Friday said he would be buried in about a month

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Confusion as Mugabe's family, government squabble over burial site

Zimbabwe ex-president Robert Mugabe's family and the government squabbled over his burial on Thursday, with the place of the ceremony -- and even its date ...

Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe

Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe

The body of Zimbabwe's ex-president, Robert Mugabe, arrived home on Wednesday to an honour guard in a country divided over the legacy of a former liberation hero

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Mugabe to be buried at Zimbabwe's National Heroes Acre

Zimbabwe's long-time dictator Robert Mugabe will be buried at the National Heroes Acre, a hilltop shrine reserved for the country's ruling elite, a presidential spokesman told dpa on Sunday.

Zimbabweans choose work over mourning Mugabe

Zimbabweans choose work over mourning Mugabe

A day after ex-strongman and founding leader Robert Mugabe died, the only clear sign that Zimbabwe was in mourning were flags flying at half mast.

Mugabe's farm seizures: racial justice or catastrophic power grab?

Mugabe's farm seizures: racial justice or catastrophic power grab?

When Robert Mugabe's armed followers stormed onto white-owned farms, the output of one of Africa's most prosperous agriculture sectors collapsed

Mugabe: a death often rumoured, finally confirmed

Mugabe: a death often rumoured, finally confirmed

Robert Mugabe was the subject of frequent death rumours as he advanced in age and showed increasing signs of frailty, although he always insisted he was "fit as a fiddle".

Mugabe's legacy: thousands killed in "rain that washes away the chaff"

Mugabe's legacy: thousands killed in "rain that washes away the chaff"

Just three years after Zimbabwe's independence from Britain, Robert Mugabe sent the army's North Korean-trained Fifth Brigade into Matabeleland to crush dissidents and former guerrillas loyal to liberation war rival Joshua Nkomo.

Robert Mugabe, liberation "colossus" who crushed foes as Zimbabwe unravelled, dead at 95

Robert Mugabe, liberation "colossus" who crushed foes as Zimbabwe unravelled, dead at 95

Robert Mugabe, the bush war guerrilla who led Zimbabwe to independence and crushed his foes during nearly four decades of rule as his country descended into poverty, hyperinflation and unrest, died on Friday. He was 95.

Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest

Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest

Zimbabwean police outlawed anti-government protests that had been scheduled to take place on Tuesday in Gweru, the country's third largest city, the main opposition MDC said.