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Armed robbers steal 500 loaves of bread

A gang of armed robbers stole 500 loaves of bread during a delivery at a bakery in Zimbabwe earlier this week.
Zimbabwe police fired teargas to disperse a crowd queuing for bread at a shopping centre near central Harare [Philimon Bulawayo-Reuters]

Zimbabwe troops accused of ‘systematic torture’ of protesters

A government-appointed human rights group in Zimbabwe has accused soldiers of using "systematic torture" in a crackdown on protests.

Peport: Zimbabwe’s President Mnangagwa ‘threatens to arrest opposition leader’

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly threatened to arrest the country's largest opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, should he cause chaos before the country's crunch elections next week.

Report: Zimbabwe pastor Evan Mawarire sues police for $65 000

Zimbabwean Pastor Evan Mawarire has reportedly "filed a $65 000 lawsuit against the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) for unlawful arrest and detention at the height of his anti-government protests last year".

Reports: Zimbabwe sets up ‘special courts’ to deal with election violence, intimidation

Zimbabwe has reportedly set up special courts around the country and a police task team to deal with cases of political violence and intimidation ahead of the forthcoming elections.

Zimbabwe police admits past mistakes, pledges to work for the people

Newly appointed Police chief in Zimbabwe has embarked on an ambitious plan to restore the confidence of the public in the force.

Zimbabwe army ends military operation that toppled Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s army has announced the end of the ‘Operation Restore Legacy’, which toppled president Robert Mugabe in November.

Zimbabwe police, army to patrol together after Robert Mugabe ouster

Zimbabwe’s police and army will stage joint patrols as the country returns to normal after an army takeover that led to Robert Mugabe's resignation, the authorities announced Monday.

President Buhari sues for peace in Zimbabwe

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday called for calm, peace and respect for the constitution in Zimbabwe.

Military cordons off presidential seat of power in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean army cordoned off the Presidential seat of power and Parliament Building in the capital while helicopters circled the city centre, after the military announced it had taken over control of all government institutions.

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