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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
Air Tanzania relaunches Harare, Lusaka service after two decades absence
HARARE – Air Tanzania flew its Airbus A220-300 – the only one operated by an Africa-based airline – to Harare on Friday as it launched its three-days-a-week service between Dar es Salaam and Harare. Tourism Minister Prisca Mupfumira welcomed Tanzania’s Minister of Transport Isack Kamwele who was on the... Read more
Bulawayo’s ‘Freedom Train’: one thing that works in Zimbabwe
BULAWAYO – Chugging through townships, maize fields and scrubland as the sun rises, Zimbabwe’s only commuter train is cheap and reliable – two qualities that its passengers cherish in a downwards-spiralling economy. Each morning sleepy travellers walk to the tracks and clamber aboard before the train leaves the Cowdray... Read more
Black Panther star Danai Gurira in Zimbabwe on anti-poaching campaign
JOHANNESBURG — “Black Panther” star Danai Gurira has traveled to Zimbabwe to join a campaign aimed at protecting rhinos from poachers. The WildAid conservation group says Gurira, who mostly grew up in Zimbabwe, is participating in a publicity campaign called “Poaching Steals From Us All” that will run across... Read more