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Zimbabweans deported by Britain arrive at Harare airport

Jul. 22, 2021 11:17 AM EDT

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has received the first batch of dozens of its citizens being deported from Britain, some after staying in that country for decades and forced to leave families behind to face an uncertain future back home. Rights groups and politicians...

African leaders gather to pay respects to Kenneth Kaunda

Jul. 02, 2021 08:27 AM EDT

LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — African leaders have gathered with ordinary Zambians to attend a memorial service Friday for Kenneth Kaunda, the nation's founding president and champion of African nationalism. The presidents of Ghana, Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe flew into...

Zimbabwe unveils statue honoring anti-colonialist heroine

May. 25, 2021 14:56 PM EDT

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday unveiled a towering bronze statue in the center of Harare, the capital, honoring a 19th-century Black anti-colonialist heroine who was hanged for leading a rebellion against white occupation. President Emmerson...

Zimbabwe court blocks leader from keeping chief justice on

May. 15, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s High Court on Saturday forced the country’s chief justice to retire, ruling that an extension of his term by the president is illegal. The ruling is a major setback for President Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose party in May pushed...