Mugabe tells Zimbabwe protesters they are doomed to fail

Aug 27, 2016

Mugabe tells Zimbabwe protesters they are doomed to fail

President Robert Mugabe on Friday warned that the Arab Spring style of protests would fall flat in Zimbabwe, after police fired tear gas and beat up protesters staging the latest of a string of highly charged demonstrations. Dozens of police blocked off the site ...

Oct 2, 2015

Baboons force Zimbabwe radio station off air

A radio station in Zimbabwe was temporarily forced off the air after a group of baboons raided a transmission tower and chewed through cables, a state daily reported Thursday. The Chronicle newspaper said the newly-launched YA FM went down during the breakfast show on ...

Zimbabwe's Mugabe delivers wrong speech in parliament

Sep 16, 2015

Zimbabwe's Mugabe delivers wrong speech in parliament

Zimbabwe’s 91-year-old President Robert Mugabe read the wrong speech at the opening of a new session of parliament on Tuesday, repeating an address he gave to the legislature last month. The veteran leader read the 25-minute speech through to the end, apparently unaware that ...