Stories tagged: Zimbabwe
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2017, 6:01 P.M.
The cave squeaker returns: Rare frog spotted for first time in decades
Researchers in Zimbabwe say they have found a rare frog that hasn’t been seen in decades.
THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2016, 10:19 A.M.
Zimbabwe leader’s loyalists make surprise break with Mugabe
Veterans of Zimbabwe’s independence war have made a significant break with President Robert Mugabe for the first time, calling him dictatorial, manipulative and egocentric.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 11:36 A.M.
Zimbabwe wildlife boss put on leave over missing rhino horns
Zimbabwe’s wildlife management authority said it has sent its director-general on leave to allow for investigations into more than 220 kilograms (485 pounds) of missing rhino horns.
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
Chance meeting forms family’s future
An African boy born without a fibula is walking, running and playing soccer today because of a chance meeting in an airport nearly a year ago. The boy named Pride, …
SATURDAY, JAN. 31, 2009
Mugabe opponents to join government
Zimbabwe’s main opposition party announced Friday that it would enter a unity government with autocratic President Robert Mugabe, bending to pressure to end a nearly five-month impasse that had paralyzed …
THURSDAY, DEC. 25, 2008
Tutu urges action against Zimbabwe’s Mugabe
HARARE, Zimbabwe – With the death toll from Zimbabwe’s cholera epidemic over 1,100 and the country in shambles, Nobelist Desmond Tutu said Wednesday it was time to threaten its longtime …