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Deadly riots rock Zimbabwe's capital as vote results delayed

Deadly riots rock Zimbabwe's capital as vote results delayed

Soldiers and police fired live rounds, water cannons and tear gas at furious protesters who threw rocks and burned vehicles on Wednesday in Zimbabwe's capital.

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Zimbabwe's ruling party wins majority seats in parliament: ZEC
Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's ruling party wins majority seats in parliament: ZEC

Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party has won the majority of seats in Parliament after sweeping rural constituencies by huge margins, official results showed.

  • by MacDonald Dzirutwe
South Africa to press ahead with land expropriation
South Africa

South Africa to press ahead with land expropriation

South Africa's ruling African National Congress will push ahead with plans to amend the constitution to allow for the taking of land without compensation.

Zimbabwe opposition says it's winning and ready to form government
Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe opposition says it's winning and ready to form government

"People finally got to say who they want, what they want," said voter Elton Ashely, 23.

  • by Desmond Kumbuka
Zimbabwe's Mugabe emerges, rejects Mnangagwa in election
Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's Mugabe emerges, rejects Mnangagwa in election

Zimbabwe's former leader has emerged to address the nation for the first time since stepping down in November and just hours before Monday's historic election.

Zimbabwe: political theatre or real change?
Election

Zimbabwe: political theatre or real change?

Public demand for meaningful change has been clear ever since thousands took to the streets of Harare to party when news broke of Mugabe's arrest.

  • by Roland Oliphant
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Tenth endangered rhino dies in Kenya after botched transfer
Animals

Tenth endangered rhino dies in Kenya after botched transfer

As the tenth critically-endangered black rhino died, the sole survivor of the botched transfer was attacked by lions.