Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#Zimbabwe

# zimbabwe - Last month October 2022

Ireland lose out by 31 runs to Zimbabwe in T20 World Cup opener
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Ireland lose out by 31 runs to Zimbabwe in T20 World Cup opener

Updated Oct 17th 2022, 4:51 PM 3,257 Views 0 Comments

Ireland played their opener in Hobart today.

# zimbabwe - This year 2022

Morocco win again to advance to knockout stages of AFCON
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Morocco win again to advance to knockout stages of AFCON

Jan 14th 2022, 6:26 PM 2,771 Views 0 Comments

Malawi also boosted their prospects by coming from behind to get the better of Zimbabwe.

# zimbabwe - Last year 2021

Ireland’s Amy Hunter becomes youngest batter to hit international century
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Ireland’s Amy Hunter becomes youngest batter to hit international century

Oct 11th 2021, 5:00 PM 12,276 Views 7 Comments

On her 16th birthday, Hunter struck an unbeaten 121.

Zimbabwe magistrate rules Mugabe should be reburied
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe magistrate rules Mugabe should be reburied

Sep 10th 2021, 9:30 PM 24,131 Views 13 Comments

President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government wanted Mugabe’s burial to be a public event at the hilltop National Heroes Acre.

Rain ruins Ireland's second one-day international against Zimbabwe
# Scuppered
From The42
# Scuppered

Rain ruins Ireland's second one-day international against Zimbabwe

Sep 10th 2021, 6:20 PM 1,548 Views 0 Comments

The inclement weather in Belfast meant the match ended with no result.

Echoes of Mugabe as Zimbabwe President entrenches his power
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Echoes of Mugabe as Zimbabwe President entrenches his power

Jun 1st 2021, 7:17 AM 18,886 Views 15 Comments

Emmerson Mnangagwa seized power after a military coup in 2017.

Ireland confirm postponement of Zimbabwe cricket tour
# Off
From The42
# Off

Ireland confirm postponement of Zimbabwe cricket tour

Feb 8th 2021, 8:01 PM 1,796 Views 1 Comment

The Irish men’s team were due to fly to Harare on March 28 and play a three-match T20 international series, followed by a three-match one-day international series

# zimbabwe - All time

Zimbabwe health minister charged amid Covid-19 testing kit scandal
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Zimbabwe health minister charged amid Covid-19 testing kit scandal

Updated Jun 20th 2020, 6:17 PM 48,974 Views 0 Comments

Obadiah Moyo (66) was arrested last night following investigations brought by the country’s anti-graft commission.

Robert Mugabe left $10 million, a farm and two houses - but no will
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe left $10 million, a farm and two houses - but no will

Dec 3rd 2019, 10:10 PM 18,805 Views 24 Comments

Mugabe’s daughter disclosed these assets to the High Court after the family had been unable to locate a will.

Dozens of elephants have died due to severe drought in Zimbabwe
# Drought
# Drought

Dozens of elephants have died due to severe drought in Zimbabwe

Oct 21st 2019, 9:35 PM 11,612 Views 22 Comments

More than five million rural Zimbabweans – nearly a third of the population – are at risk of food shortages before the next harvest in 2020.

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village
# Burial
# Burial

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village

Sep 28th 2019, 5:51 PM 11,242 Views 16 Comments

Mugabe died in a Singapore hospital on 6 September, aged 95.

Traditional beliefs and rituals are fueling tensions over Mugabe's funeral
# Robert Mugabe
# Robert Mugabe

Traditional beliefs and rituals are fueling tensions over Mugabe's funeral

Sep 18th 2019, 11:33 AM 8,262 Views 6 Comments

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe died on 6 September, aged 95.

'Bob did his best': Zimbabweans divided as State funeral held for Robert Mugabe
# Divided Legacy
# Divided Legacy

'Bob did his best': Zimbabweans divided as State funeral held for Robert Mugabe

Sep 14th 2019, 2:49 PM 10,012 Views 10 Comments

While Mugabe leaves a divided legacy, no expense was spared for his funeral in Harare today.

Body of Robert Mugabe being flown home ahead of funeral in 60,000-seater stadium
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Body of Robert Mugabe being flown home ahead of funeral in 60,000-seater stadium

Sep 11th 2019, 9:31 AM 12,423 Views 18 Comments

Mugabe will lie in state tomorrow and Friday at Rufaro Stadium in Mbare township in Harare.

Ireland make history as they clinch dramatic series win over Zimbabwe in Belfast
# Backing Green
From The42
# Backing Green

Ireland make history as they clinch dramatic series win over Zimbabwe in Belfast

Jul 4th 2019, 10:25 PM 7,081 Views 6 Comments

They beat a full member in an ODI Series at home for the first time ever.

Cyclone Idai: A father searches the rubble for his dead children as millions are at risk of food shortages
# Voices
# Voices

Cyclone Idai: A father searches the rubble for his dead children as millions are at risk of food shortages

May 28th 2019, 7:00 AM 37,377 Views 4 Comments

It is hard to describe the utter devastation of the worst natural disaster to hit the Southern Hemisphere, writes Gabriella Pandini.

'We're running out of time': Aid workers racing to help survivors of deadly cyclone in southern Africa
# Cyclone Idai
# Cyclone Idai

'We're running out of time': Aid workers racing to help survivors of deadly cyclone in southern Africa

Mar 21st 2019, 7:20 AM 6,208 Views 4 Comments

Aid agencies said they were prepared for the cyclone – but not for the massive floods that followed.

Over 1,000 feared dead after Cyclone Idai slams into Mozambique
# Cyclone Idai
# Cyclone Idai

Over 1,000 feared dead after Cyclone Idai slams into Mozambique

Mar 18th 2019, 7:44 PM 11,716 Views 4 Comments

The cyclone hit the city of Beri on Thursday, before it moved into neighbouring Zimbabwe.

'When I come home I am not allowed to cook for my children' - the harsh realities of Direct Provision in Ireland
# Seeking Asylum
# Seeking Asylum

'When I come home I am not allowed to cook for my children' - the harsh realities of Direct Provision in Ireland

Sep 30th 2018, 2:30 PM 46,063 Views 54 Comments

Donnah Vuma is one of the lucky few in Direct Provision who have managed to access university education here.

Mnangagwa calls for Zimbabwe to unify as opposition cries foul
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa calls for Zimbabwe to unify as opposition cries foul

Aug 4th 2018, 7:26 AM 4,495 Views 3 Comments

His plea for unity came after allegations of foul play sparked a deadly crackdown on protesters in Harare on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe opposition leader lashes 'unverified fake results' as Zanu-PF claim victory
# Deadly Clashes
# Deadly Clashes

Zimbabwe opposition leader lashes 'unverified fake results' as Zanu-PF claim victory

Updated Aug 3rd 2018, 11:35 AM 11,552 Views 13 Comments

Robert Mugabe’s successor Emmerson Mnangagwa has been declared winner of the historic election.

Zimbabwe government vows to enforce security crackdown to prevent further protests
# Tense
# Tense

Zimbabwe government vows to enforce security crackdown to prevent further protests

Aug 2nd 2018, 7:08 AM 6,759 Views 12 Comments

Three people were shot dead during demonstrations yesterday.

Three shot dead after Zimbabwean army opens fire on protest
# Election
# Election

Three shot dead after Zimbabwean army opens fire on protest

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 7:45 PM 18,270 Views 0 Comments

Earlier official results showed that the country’s ruling Zanu-PF party won the most seats in parliament.

Voting closes after high turnout in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Voting closes after high turnout in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election

Jul 30th 2018, 9:19 PM 5,699 Views 5 Comments

Officials overseeing the polls said long queues at many polling stations suggested a high turnout nationwide.

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election
# Polling Day
# Polling Day

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Jul 30th 2018, 7:52 AM 10,099 Views 16 Comments

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls today in the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims
# Spat
From The42
# Spat

'They started complaining as soon as they arrived': Tunisia Rugby hit back after Zimbabwe's 'disgusting hotel' claims

Jul 4th 2018, 4:53 PM 12,894 Views 11 Comments

Tunisia say they made every effort to accommodate Zimbabwe after they complained about ‘the state of the bathroom in one of the rooms, the lack of a swimming pool and the low internet speed’.

Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier
# Road To Japan
From The42
# Road To Japan

Zimbabwe players sleep on the streets ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifier

Jul 3rd 2018, 4:05 PM 16,313 Views 13 Comments

Photographs showed players lying on a pavement wearing blankets and surrounded by their luggage.

'I love the land, I love the people and I’m optimistic for what Zimbabwe can become'
# World View
From The42
# World View

'I love the land, I love the people and I’m optimistic for what Zimbabwe can become'

Jun 14th 2018, 7:15 AM 9,765 Views 5 Comments

David Pocock showed no ill effects on his return to Test rugby against Ireland last weekend.

Zimbabwe to the Ireland U20s - Angus Curtis following in family footsteps
# In The Blood
From The42
# In The Blood

Zimbabwe to the Ireland U20s - Angus Curtis following in family footsteps

Mar 1st 2018, 7:44 AM 9,318 Views 4 Comments

The 19-year-old Ulster midfielder has now been joined by his younger brother, Graham, in Ireland.

Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies aged 65
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies aged 65

Feb 14th 2018, 7:37 PM 11,817 Views 13 Comments

Tsvangirai died following a battle with cancer.

Emmerson Mnangagwa: 'A changing of the guard or a genuine fresh start for Zimbabwe?'
# Column
# Column

Emmerson Mnangagwa: 'A changing of the guard or a genuine fresh start for Zimbabwe?'

Nov 28th 2017, 7:00 AM 7,611 Views 13 Comments

It’s been like a dream for many people in Zimbabwe who feared that Mugabe would cling to power until his last breath, writes Sarah McCann.

Zimbabwe judge rules military action against Robert Mugabe legal
# Legal
# Legal

Zimbabwe judge rules military action against Robert Mugabe legal

Nov 25th 2017, 10:16 AM 9,299 Views 16 Comments

The military stepped in almost two weeks ago after Mugabe’s firing of deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa.

'The people have spoken' - Zimbabwe has sworn in its new president
# The Crocodile
# The Crocodile

'The people have spoken' - Zimbabwe has sworn in its new president

Nov 24th 2017, 11:56 AM 7,444 Views 8 Comments

Former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa takes over from Robert Mugabe who had been in power for 37 years.

Zimbabwe's next leader nicknamed 'The Crocodile' prepares to take power
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's next leader nicknamed 'The Crocodile' prepares to take power

Nov 23rd 2017, 12:15 PM 8,227 Views 26 Comments

He’s set to take power tomorrow.

Jubilant scenes as Robert Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe
# For Real
# For Real

Jubilant scenes as Robert Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe

Nov 21st 2017, 3:55 PM 13,080 Views 44 Comments

The news comes in the wake of an debate in the country’s parliament regarding the impeachment of the 93-year-old ruler.

'They will start impeaching him': Process to oust Robert Mugabe begins
# Zimbabwean President
# Zimbabwean President

'They will start impeaching him': Process to oust Robert Mugabe begins

Nov 21st 2017, 7:21 AM 5,862 Views 15 Comments

The 93-year-old leader’s own party Zanu-PF has begun the process to impeach its former leader.

Army appeals for calm as Mugabe faces impeachment test in Zimbabwe
# High Coup
# High Coup

Army appeals for calm as Mugabe faces impeachment test in Zimbabwe

Nov 20th 2017, 9:15 PM 15,911 Views 20 Comments

Mugabe seemed to brush aside the turmoil — blithely declaring he would chair a top-level meeting of the party.

Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech
# Not So Fast
# Not So Fast

Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech

Nov 19th 2017, 12:08 PM 24,982 Views 63 Comments

He has been in power for nearly four decades.

Thousands of protesters turn out in Zimbabwe calling for resignation of Robert Mugabe
# Robert Mugabe
# Robert Mugabe

Thousands of protesters turn out in Zimbabwe calling for resignation of Robert Mugabe

Nov 18th 2017, 12:45 PM 13,748 Views 26 Comments

The marches will cap an unprecedented week in which generals seized power and put Mugabe under house arrest.

Robert Mugabe remains defiant in face of mounting pressure to step down
# Buying Time
# Buying Time

Robert Mugabe remains defiant in face of mounting pressure to step down

Nov 17th 2017, 9:30 PM 21,995 Views 41 Comments

The talks in Harare came after soldiers put Mugabe under house arrest and took over state TV.

1 2 3