Elections due to be held before August will show if the ruling party and security services can turn a new page on the repression of the past, ... fight off a challenge from an invigorated opposition and win over international donors and investors waiting to take part in the revival of the economy
Were there a prize for making all the right noises, then in his first 100 days as president of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa would surely have ... won it. Assiduously projecting a businesslike demeanour, he was anything but the crocodile of old. His performance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, carefully calibrated for the cameras, was masterly.
Zimbabwe's former prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai could face an unlikely class action lawsuit from informal traders in Harare, who claim their ... businesses were looted and destroyed by protesters following protests fronted by the National Electoral Reform Agenda.