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.
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's ruling African National Congress will push ahead with plans to amend the constitution to allow for the taking of land without compensation.
"People finally got to say who they want, what they want," said voter Elton Ashely, 23.
- by Desmond Kumbuka
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.
As the tenth critically-endangered black rhino died, the sole survivor of the botched transfer was attacked by lions.