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Zimbabwe struggles to attract foreign aid: Biti

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Zimbabwe will have to rely on its own resources to revive its economy because foreign donors are unlikely to provide nearly enough...

Kimberley Process monitor arrives in Zimbabwe

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A monitor from the Kimberly Certification Process, which was set up to end international trade in conflict diamonds, has arrived in Harare...

Zimbabwe’s Bennett lawyers dispute e-mail evidence

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Lawyers for Zimbabwe politician Roy Bennett disputed yesterday a state witness' evidence backing up emails linking Bennett to a terrorism plot, saying...

Defiant Mugabe may try to prolong his rule

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 86th birthday yesterday, still in office three decades after independence, with analysts suggesting he may cling...

IMF restores Zimbabwe voting rights

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International Monetary Fund member countries agreed unanimously last week to restore Zimbabwe's voting rights after a seven-year suspension, a step toward normalizing...

IMF to decide on Zimbabwe voting rights

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The International Monetary Fund's board will consider whether to restore Zimbabwe's IMF voting rights in a meeting today, an IMF spokesman said...

Iran and Zimbabwe forge closer military ties

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A multi- million dollar training helicopter facility is being set in Zimbabwe by Iran, amid political friction between President Robert Mugabe and...

Talks set on detention of Botswana rangers

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The three Botswanan rangers were fined US$100 apiece in a court appearance in Zimbabwe yesterday after being found guilty of unlawful entry...

Press Release: efenceWeb Border Control Conference, March 2010

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African borders are notoriously porous. This week Kenya announced further measures to stop uncontrolled movement over its 680km border with Somalia. Although...

Early elections could solve Zimbabwe’s political problems: Tsvangirai

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Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has told VOA that early elections could be the only way to solve the country's political problems....

IMF to decide on Zimbabwe’s voting rights

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The International Monetary Fund will decide later this month whether to restore Zimbabwe's voting rights in the Fund, Finance Minister Tendai Biti...

AU picks Zimbabwe for Peace and Security Council

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The African Union (AU) has selected Zimbabwe for a place on its Peace and Security Council, one of the bloc's most powerful...

Zimbabwe new constitution suspended over bickering

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Zimbabwe has suspended moves to draw up a new constitution due to political bickering over funding, dealing a blow to hopes for...

Zimbabwe seeks HIPC status for debt relief: minister

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Zimbabwe will seek highly indebted poor country status to have its $6 billion international debt cancelled to help spur economic growth, Finance...

Zimbabwe prosecutor seeks to impeach Bennett witness

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Zimbabwe's attorney general said yesterday the state would move to have its key witness in the terrorism trial of an ally of...

SADC “unhappy” with slow pace of Zimbabwe talks: report

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Southern African leaders are "unhappy" with the slow pace of negotiations aimed at ending the political crisis in Zimbabwe, a regional defence...

Zimbabwe auctions diamonds, regulators watch

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Zimbabwe will begin auctioning diamonds from its controversial Marange fields today, state media reported, as the government moves to curb illegal trade...

SA sees progress in slow Zimbabwe talks

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Zimbabwe's political rivals have agreed to some outstanding issues of a power-sharing deal, but the negotiations pace is slow, a South African...

Zimbabwe “blood diamonds” dispute breaks out at UN

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The United States, the EU and other Western powers blasted the UN General Assembly for ignoring Zimbabwe's reported failure to comply with...

Mugabe battles to regain absolute power

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Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has told his deeply divided ZANU-PF to prepare for elections but his movement may never regain absolute power...

UN launches 2010 appeal for aid to Zimbabwe

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The United Nations has launched its 2010 Consolidated Appeal Process for humanitarian assistance to Zimbabwe. Speaking at the launch, UN Assistant Secretary...

Zambia-Zimbabwe border post to save $486 mln: official

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Zambia and Zimbabwe's new one-stop border post will help to facilitate trade between the two countries and save about $486 million a...

Zimbabwe’s economy slowly gaining track

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Zimbabwe's battered economy is on track to expand for the first time in a decade this year and to grow by 7%...

Brown hopes Zimbabwe can rejoin Commonwealth

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Prime Minister Gordon Brown held out the prospect today that Zimbabwe could be re-admitted to the Commonwealth in 2011 if it pushes...