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Cholera death toll climbs to 28 in Zimbabwe

Cholera death toll climbs to 28 in Zimbabwe

The cholera outbreak, first detected in a township outside the capital Harare earlier this month, prompted the government to declare an emergency in the city.

Zimbabwe declares cholera emergency after death toll rises to 20

Zimbabwe declares cholera emergency after death toll rises to 20

Zimbabwe declared a cholera outbreak in the capital Harare after 20 people died from the disease and more than 2,000 were infected by drinking contaminated water, new Health Minister Obadiah Moyo said on Tuesday.

Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged to "protect and promote the rights of Zimbabweans" in an inauguration ceremony attended by thousands of supporters in Harare.

Windies reach World Cup with controversial win over Scotland

Windies reach World Cup with controversial win over Scotland

The West Indies snatched a spot at next year's World Cup by edging to a five-run victory over Scotland on DLS method in Harare on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe's next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Zimbabwe's next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Emmerson Mnangagwa flew into Harare's Manyame airbase from South Africa and met key members of the ruling ZANU-PF there before heading to the nerve-centre of power, State House, for a briefing.

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to resign, a source close to the presidency told AFP on Sunday, as his 37-year reign drew to a close days after a military takeover.

Mugabe under house arrest resists army pressure to quit

Mugabe under house arrest resists army pressure to quit

President Robert Mugabe is insisting he remains Zimbabwe's only legitimate ruler and is refusing to quit after a military coup, but pressure is mounting on the 93-year-old former guerrilla to accept offers of a graceful exit, sources said.

Tanks seen near Zimbabwe capital as political tensions rise

Tanks seen near Zimbabwe capital as political tensions rise

Armoured vehicles were seen heading towards Harare but the streets of the Zimbabwe capital remained calm, a day after the armed forces chief said he was prepared to "step in" to end a purge of supporters of a vice president sacked last week.

South Africa 'to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity'

South Africa 'to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity'

South Africa is planning to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, allowing her to return to Harare and avoid prosecution for the alleged assault of a 20-year-old model, a government source said.

India crush woeful Zimbabwe for series sweep

India crush woeful Zimbabwe for series sweep

Unbeaten half centuries from Lokesh Rahul and debutant Faiz Fazal earned India a clean sweep of their three-match One-Day International series in Zimbabwe after a crushing 10-wicket victory on Wednesday.

Rahul debut century steers India to easy win

Rahul debut century steers India to easy win

An unbeaten century from debutant opener Lokesh Rahul steered India to an easy nine- wicket victory over hosts Zimbabwe in the first one-day International on Saturday.

Bus crash kills 30 in Zimbabwe

Bus crash kills 30 in Zimbabwe

At least 30 people died and 36 were injured when two buses collided on the main road between Zimbabwe's capital Harare and Bulawayo in the southwest, police said Friday.