Zimbabwe's government warned protesters not to heed a call by a detained preacher to continue with the demonstrations against President Robert Mugabe.
"#ThisFlag" organiser and activist Pastor Evan Mawarire was arrested one day before the planned #ZimShutDown campaign.
Quiet fell on Juba after a ceasefire declaration appeared to halt, at least temporarily, four days of deadly gun battles in the city.
The ANC said it was concerned by civilian protests in Zimbabwe, which it labelled as "sponsored elements seeking regime change".
The Famine Early Warning Systems Network says a “higher than normal” number of people are already facing acute food insecurity ...
One of the crucial events which is expected take place at the 27th AU Summit will be the election of a new AUC chairperson ...
Zim Pastor Evan Mawarire, who organised a shut-down last week, said on Twitter that police had charged him with inciting violence.
A Zanu PF legislator Munyaradzi Kereke was found guilty of raping his wife’s then 13-year-old niece at gunpoint in 2010.
The Zimbabwe Banks and Allied Workers Union has petitioned BancABC demanding that the bank write off loans given retrenched workers.
Rob Davies wants Zimbabwe to reverse a decision to ban imports of goods from the continent’s most-industrialised economy.
Latest outbreak of violence raises fears of a slide back into full-blown conflict in South Sudan.
Lloyd Mutungamiri, the editor of the Lesotho Times and Sunday Express newspapers, has been critically injured in Maseru.
The overdue end of the Mugabe era is the message spewing out of Harare after 10 days of social unrest.
South Africa is holding quiet talks with Zimbabwe to try to persuade it to adopt the rand as its official currency.
Zimbabwe’s government issues “clarification” notice regarding regulations that virtually banned the importation of all basic commodities.