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12 December 2018 6:00 AM Mnangagwa says will make public Zim post-election violence report

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly reassured Zimbabweans that he would make public the report by a commission of inquiry into the post-election violence that left at least six people dead on August 1. According to NewsDay, Mnangagwa said this while speaking to heads of foreign missions in the country at a re-alignment workshop. The report quoted 25

30 November 2018 6:00 AM WATCH: 'We are not agreed on the president… There is a crisis of legitimacy,' says Chamisa

Thousands of anti-government demonstrators marched through Harare on Thursday, in the first rally since a deadly crackdown on an election protest in August. Many protester showed their support for the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party leader Nelson Chamisa. Addressing the crowd, Chamisa said: "The people have voted, the vote must count, the voice 24

23 November 2018 8:41 AM MDC's Chamisa expected before Motlanthe commission on Monday – reports

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is reportedly now expected to appear before the Kgalema Motlanthe commission probing the August 1 post-election violence on Monday. According to New, the Movement for Democratic Change leader had previously been expected to appear before the commission this week, but he failed to show up. Several 40

22 November 2018 4:30 PM Scuffle as opposition MPs removed from Zimbabwe's parliament

Police in Zimbabwe have forcibly removed some opposition members of parliament after they refused to stand up for President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Parliamentary speaker Jacob Mudenda on Thursday asked the opposition members to leave the chamber, accusing them of disrespect. When they refused, he called in the police and scuffles ensued. Opposition MDC party 45

17 November 2018 2:03 PM MDC's Chamisa challenges Mnangagwa, Chiwenga to testify at Motlanthe commission

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has reportedly called on President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga to appear before a commission probing the August 1 military crackdown that killed six people. Armed soldiers were deployed in the capital Harare, to suppress a protest against delays in announcing results of the country's 26

16 November 2018 6:00 PM Mnangagwa saved Chamisa from arrest, says Zim police chief

Zimbabwean police have reportedly said that President Emmerson Mnangagwa is the reason why they have not arrested the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party leader Nelson Chamisa for "inciting violence", which led to a deadly military crackdown on August 1. According to New, police boss, Godwin Matanga told the Kgalema Motlanthe 40

04 November 2018 10:30 AM Zim central bank chief likely to keep his job – reports

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa is reportedly set to renew Central Bank Governor John Mangudya's contract for a second stint at the job. Reports indicated that the president was "still keen on his services". According to the state-owned Herald newspaper, presidential spokesperson George Charamba said the president was clear on Mangudya's tenure 27

02 November 2018 4:00 AM Zimbabwe president says study points to oil in country

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Thursday that an Australian firm would explore for oil and gas in the nation after a study indicated deposits. Invictus Energy has in recent months reworked survey data generated in the early 1990s by US oil giant ExxonMobil, previously known as Mobil. "We have been advised by Invictus that the findings 28

01 November 2018 6:08 PM Zim announces Invictus oil discovery

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Thursday announced that Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) listed entity Invictus Energy (IVZ), has discovered oil and gas deposits in the southern African country’s Mashonaland Central Province. Invictus shares are currently suspended from trading on the ASX pending the release of the announcement regarding 29

18 October 2018 7:13 AM Zimbabweans react angrily to picture of Mnangagwa being vaccinated against cholera

Zimbabweans have reacted angrily to a picture of President Emmerson Mnangagwa being vaccinated against cholera in Harare. "There is no bad time to get your cholera vaccine, even during a cabinet meeting! We have embarked on a vaccination drive to help protect our communities from this disease, and we encourage those in high density areas to get vaccinated 28