Robert Mugabe, who led the bitter guerrilla war to end white-minority rule in the country, was Zimbabwe's first leader and ruled from 1980, overseeing a years-long slide from prosperity to economic ruin and repression.
Two years ago when Mugabe was still in power, many people wished him dead, but when he truly died, a lot of people grieved for him.
Patients are being expected to perform miracles in the absence of drugs, equipment and other basic hospital consumables, while in some cases the doctors are made to conduct surgeries with bare hands.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has gone after lawyers and doctors, targeting them for providing medical and legal aid to those who suffered at the hands of the state following the January protests.
Oliver Mtukudzi, who generally steered clear of politics in his songs and won a following across the continent and beyond, died in capital Harare.
Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was sworn in as president of Zimbabwe on Sunday, faces the challenges of a worsening economy and a divided nation after a disputed vote.
Tendai Biti, a former finance minister and newly elected member of parliament for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change, is wanted in Zimbabwe for allegedly inciting violence after urging opposition supporters to defend their votes.
What was expected to solve a big problem in Zimbabwe’s election ended up creating a bigger one.
Three people were killed in Zimbabwe's capital city of Harare in clashes with police during protests by opposition supporters angry at what they claim was a rigged election.
Morgan Tsvangirai, the country's fiercest opponent of former president Robert Mugabe's tyrannical 37-year rule, died last Wednesday aged 65 at a hospital in South Africa where he had been undergoing treatment for colon cancer.
Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies after a long battle with cancer
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa delivered his first state of the nation address since he assumed power last month following a de facto coup that ousted his 93-year-old predecessor Robert Mugabe.
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