Zimbabwe’s financial system is living on borrowed time – and borrowed money

Roger Southall | University of the Witwatersrand Zimbabwe’s financial system increasingly resembles a house of cards. Were one card to give way – for instance, if South Africa’s power utility, Eskom, were to have the temerity...

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe urges husband to name successor

Africa's oldest leader, Mugabe, 93, has ruled the former British colony since independence in 1980.

Like Angola, Nigeria’s President – Zimbabwe’s Mugabe overseas for medical treatment

The Standard said President Robert Mugabe had left again for Singapore on Friday for more medical treatment.

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe tells allies to stop fighting over his successor

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe called on Friday for unity in his ruling ZANU-PF party, which has been riven by infighting over who will eventually succeed.

Zimbabwean opposition leaders ally to challenge Mugabe

Two of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's chief rivals said on Wednesday they were allying to deny the 93-year-old another term in office.

OPINION: Zanu-PF factions push for emergency rule in Zimbabwe

Elements of ruling Zanu-PF party in Zimbabwe want President Robert Mugabe to suspend constitutional rule and declare a state of emergency.