Zimbabwe: New vice presidents sworn-in

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe sworn-in two new vice presidents on Friday.

Mugabe reshuffles Cabinet after purge

Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe reshuffled his Cabinet late Thursday and appointed replacements for eight ministers sacked in a purge targeting his former deputy`s allies.

Mugabe appoints Mnangagwa as new Zimbabwe VP

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Wednesday named hardliner Emmerson Mnangagwa as his vice president, putting the former justice minister in pole position to succeed him.

Mugabe`s vice president, ministers fired in Zimbabwe purge

Zimbabwe`s vice president, once seen as Robert Mugabe`s heir apparent, has been fired along with eight cabinet allies, the government said Tuesday as the veteran leader purged his foes.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe fires vice president, seven cabinet ministers

Zimbabwe's vice president, once seen as Robert Mugabe's heir apparent, has been fired along with eight cabinet allies, the government said on Tuesday as the veteran leader purged his foes.

Mugabe`s wife elected to a top party post

Zimbabwe`s ruling party on Saturday elected veteran President Robert Mugabe`s wife Grace to head its powerful women`s wing as she makes her controversial entry into politics.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe promotes wife but leaves successor vacuum

Ninety-year-old Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe promoted his wife to the top ranks of his ZANU-PF party on Saturday but delayed filling vacant senior posts, prolonging anxiety over his lack of successor.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe says deputy planned to unseat him: State media

Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe has accused "a woman" in his party of a plot to unseat him and work with the opposition in a coalition government, state media reported on Wednesday, in comments seen as directed at his embattled deputy, Joice Mujuru.

Zimbabwe VP denies plot to kill Mugabe

Zimbabwe's vice president says reports that she is planning to assassinate President Robert Mugabe are false and she is ready to defend herself in court if necessary.

Zimbabwe ruling party suspends officials seen as Mugabe critics

Zimbabwe`s ruling ZANU-PF party suspended several senior officials aligned to Vice-President Joice Mujuru on Friday, weakening her position in an fierce battle to succeed ageing President Robert Mugabe.

Malawi drops diplomat who called Mugabe `idiot` from Zimbabwe post

A Malawian diplomat who once described Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe as an `idiot` will no longer be posted to Harare, Foreign Minister George Chaponda said Tuesday.

Mugabe`s wife threatens vice president as succession battle intensifies

President Robert Mugabe`s increasingly powerful wife Grace has threatened Zimbabwe`s vice president with expulsion from the ruling party, throwing a fierce succession battle into the open.

Mugabe neighbour fined over roaming dogs

A neighbour of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been fined for allowing his dogs to hunt on the 90-year-old leader`s land, state media reported Tuesday.

Roaming dogs land Mugabe`s neighbour in court

A neighbour of Zimbabwe`s Robert Mugabe has appeared in court on charges of allowing his dogs to roam on the 90-year old president`s private residence, state media reported today.

Opposition in trouble as Zimbabwe nears political crossroads

Bitter infighting within Zimbabwe`s opposition risks fatally weakening President Robert Mugabe`s political foes just as the sun has begun to set on his 33-year rule.

Zimbabwe`s President says no plans to seize foreign firms

Zimbabwe`s veteran President Robert Mugabe on Friday tried to assure spooked foreign investors that his indigenisation policy is not about asset seizures, softening his tone amid renewed economic troubles.

Hit by `hard times`, Robert Mugabe accepts USD 4,000 a month

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said he gets by on a modest salary of USD 4,000 a month because of the "hard times" facing the country, state media reported today.

Zimbawe`s Mugabe slams Europe`s `homosexual nonsense`

Zimbabwe`s strong man ruler Robert Mugabe lashed out at Europe`s "homosexual nonsense" and condemned the refusal of its leaders to accept his grip on power in his latest marathon tirade on Friday.

Zimbabwe`s Mugabe shuns EU-Africa talks after wife not invited

Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe will boycott next week`s mammoth EU-Africa summit after his wife was denied a visa to enter Europe, a foreign ministry official said on Friday.

Zimbabwe`s Mugabe celebrates 90th birthday

Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe Sunday celebrated his 90th birthday with tens of thousands of Zimbabweans, a milestone that no other founding fathers of African nations has achieved in office, Xinhua reported.