• 15 Nov 2017

    Former Zimbabwean MP Bright Matonga, who served in Mugabe’s government, human rights activist Mary Ndoro, who supports the main opposition party, and the Zimbabwean lawyer Lloyd Msipa, who is executive director of the Africa Public Policy Research Institute, discuss the military takeover.

  • 15 Nov 2017

    Robert Mugabe is under house arrest as the Zimbabwe army staged a de facto military coup. Troops have been posted outside government buildings and are patrolling the streets of the capital Harare. The former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was sacked just last week, could now be on his way back to Zimbabwe to take…

  • 15 Nov 2017

    At 93, Robert Mugabe is the world’s oldest serving head of state. He’s been in power for almost 40 years. Most Zimbabweans have never known rule by anyone else. Who is the man who’s led Zimbabwe since its independence from white minority rule?

  • 15 Nov 2017

    Welcome to the new Zimbabwe!

    It’s a lot like the old one from before – so said a friend in Harare as news spread that what is called a “bloodless correction” has restored Zimbabwe’s Chimurenga – struggle or war vet generation to supremacy.

  • 14 Nov 2017

    Zimbabwe’s ruling party has accused the army commander of “treasonable conduct” after he threatened to step in to calm political tensions. It follows rumours that a military coup could be under way after a convoy of armoured vehicles was spotted heading towards the capital Harare. The country was plunged into a political crisis after President…

  • 17 Aug 2017

    Zimbabwe’s president has flown to Johannesberg after his wife Grace Mugabe was accused of assaulting a young woman in a hotel. Grace Mugabe attempted to leave the country, trying to claim diplomatic immunity.

  • 3 Feb 2017

    A Christian youth camp leader accused of brutally beating public schoolboys was later charged over the death of a boy in Africa, Channel 4 News has discovered.

  • 12 Jul 2016

    Pastor Evan Mawarire leads the #ThisFlag movement, Zimbabwe’s biggest protests in decades. He gave Channel 4 News his last interview as he faced arrest.

  • 5 Aug 2015

    A Zimbabwean hunter charged in connection with the killing of Cecil the lion has appeared in court.

  • 6 Dec 2014

    Black Zimbabweans felt the country was not fully independent without the land reform.They feel they have now achieved that, but some white farmers disagree.

  • 20 May 2014

    Channel 4 News has exclusive video of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe arriving at a private hospital in Singapore. Mr Mugabe’s wife Grace and his bodyguard attempt to stop the cameraman filming.

  • 24 Dec 2013

    The AK-47 rifle, the brainchild of Mikhail Kalashnikov who died yesterday, was first used by Soviet Russia to suppress rebellious east European states, but soon became the freedom fighter’s creed.

  • 12 Aug 2013

    In typical feisty form, Robert Mugabe hits out at his rivals saying they should accept the result of the presidential election or “commit suicide” adding that “dogs will not sniff their carcasses”.

  • 3 Aug 2013

    Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai rejects an election result giving victory to President Robert Mugabe and says he would exhaust all legal remedies to challenge it.

  • 1 Aug 2013

    Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader, has dismissed Robert Mugabe’s claims to victory in the country’s general election as a “farce”, insisting the results are null and void.