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Travels through Zimbabwe: the country’s struggles are far from over
HARARE – I well remember sitting in the AFP bureau in Harare at dusk on November 21, 2017, and hearing the first whoop of delight in the street outside when Robert Mugabe was finally ousted, an extraordinary moment in Africa’s post-colonial history. Recently, I was back in Zimbabwe to... Read more
Author and actor Charles Mungoshi dead at 71, family announces
HARARE- Renowned Zimbabwean author and actor Charles Mungoshi has died at the age of 71 in a hospital in Harare, his family said on Saturday. “It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing away of our dearly beloved father Dr Charles Mungoshi. He had been ill for... Read more
HIFA cancelled, organisers say Zimbabwe has other ‘important issues’
HARARE – The 2019 edition of the Harare International Film of the Arts (HIFA) has been cancelled, organisers said because Zimbabwe is dealing with other important issues. Uncertainty over Zimbabwe’s currency and social unrest amid a military crackdown appears to have influenced HIFA organisers to take a break. “The... Read more
ZTA cancels Harare International Festival over poor economy
HARARE – The 2018 edition of the Harare International Carnival has been cancelled, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) announced on Wednesday. The ZTA, which postponed the event in October citing “competing events”, says the onset of the rain season and a failing economy necessitated the cancellation of the event... Read more