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Stories with place: Zimbabwe
  • The NBA makes new play in Africa in pursuit of fans story has photos
    Updated: Apr-21-16 8:06 am

    The NBA is making a new play for fans in Africa by splitting with the continent's biggest sports broadcaster and teaming up with a Zimbabwean telecommunications entrepreneur who started his first business with $75.

  • Zimbabwe: Thousands in anti-Mugabe march 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 1:02 pm

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - In one of the biggest protests seen in Zimbabwe in recent years, thousands of opposition supporters Thursday marched in the capital to denounce President Robert Mugabe's alleged misrule.

  • Zimbabwe: Historic burial of 2 women heroes 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 12:09 pm

    JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe presided over the burial of two women at a shrine for heroes of the country's 1970s war of independence - the first time a double burial has taken place at the monument.

  • Zimbabwean in 17-day charity run for mental health patients 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 12:04 pm

    JOHANNESBURG - A young Zimbabwean who has set off on a run to raise funds for mental health patients says her friends think she is crazy trying to do 724 kilometers (450 miles) in 17 days.

  • Zimbabwe: Rhino featured on TV killed after poacher shooting 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 10:32 am

    JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwe veterinary surgeons have been forced to put down a rhino that was featured on a television series, days after it was shot by poachers, said the wildlife authority Monday.

  • Drought affects Zimbabwe's main export crop, tobacco 
    Updated: Mar-30-16 12:07 pm

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - The tobacco-selling season started in Zimbabwe on Wednesday at a sales floor packed with bales of harvested and cured leaves, but a persistent drought has cut into the southern African nation's main export earner this year.