Tag: Zimbabwe

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

President Mugabe’s wife asks him to name his successor

President Mugabe’s wife, Grace Mugabe has Thursday, urged her husband to name his successor in order to end the crisis ...

Rachel OgbuJune 15, 2017

Zimbabwean-British playwright, Zodwa Nyoni to release new play July 1

by Rachel Ogbu// Zimbabwean-British playwright Zodwa Nyoni has been hailed by the BBC for making her voice heard with her new play Ode ...

AzeezJune 3, 2017

93-year-old Mugabe begins election campaign

93-year-old Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has started a tour to solicit support ahead of the elections next year. Mugabe spoke ...

RoqeebahMay 29, 2017

We had Mugabe, then Ganduje and now, Donald Trump | Why are our leaders sleeping so much?

Is there something about political offices that make democratically elected leaders sleep in public? We hate to admit it, but ...

AzeezMay 11, 2017

Mugabe doesn’t sleep at functions, only allergic to bright light – Spokesman

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe does not sleep when he closes his eyes for long periods in public events, his spokesman ...

AzeezMay 4, 2017

Zimbabwe is more developed than Nigeria – Mugabe

by Azeez Adeniyi Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said his country is “most highly developed country in Africa” after South Africa. ...

RoqeebahMarch 2, 2017

What Zimbabwe can learn from Nigeria now that Mugabe is on medical vacation

Barely two years into his four (maybe eight)- year tenure, President Buhari has effectively changed the game of communication for ...

AzeezMarch 2, 2017

Robert Mugabe flown to Singapore for urgent medical care

by Azeez Adeniyi World’s oldest leader, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has travelled to Singapore for a medical checkup. The medical ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 17, 2017

Mugabe’s corpse will win if he contests – Wife

by Dolapo Adelana First Lady of Zimbabwe, Grace Mugabe Friday said there was no vacancy at the state house. Mrs, ...

AzeezFebruary 9, 2017

Zimbabwean court clears Robert Mugabe to continue ruling at 93

A Zimbabwean constitutional court has ruled that President Robert Mugabe is fit to rule the country at 93. An activist ...

ToluFebruary 4, 2017

N250million gatehouse, 150 cows for Mugabe | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N250million – Senator Dino Melaye revealed that the cost of constructing the Vice President’s official residence had been inflated and ...

RoqeebahFebruary 3, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 3rd of February

Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Zimbabweans to donate 150 cows for Pres. Mugabe’s birthday

Zimbabweans have reportedly been urged to donate at least 150 cattle towards President Robert Mugabe’s 93rd birthday celebrations later this ...

ToluJanuary 28, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Zimbabwean legislators want a refund from the football team for failing at AFCON

When you read about Zimbabwe on the news, you’d think the President, Robert Mugabe who recently announced he will run ...

AzeezJanuary 16, 2017

Mugabe orders arrest of pastor for prophesying his death

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has ordered the arrest of a prominent pastor, Patrick Mugadza for prophesying that he would die ...

RoqeebahNovember 27, 2016

Meet the real President Mugabe | See our top 10 photos of the week

Magazine covers are all the rage this  week. We started the week with Emmanuel Oyeleke’s beautiful photos of Kate Henshaw ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 23, 2016

Mugabe’s wife, Grace declares self new President of Zimbabwe

First lady of Zimbabwe Grace Mugabe has declared herself as the new president of the country when her husband Robert ...

RoqeebahAugust 28, 2016

#IfAfricaWasASchool: Because some of the tweets will get you ready for Monday

Whoever starts these trends deserves a Nobel Prize. Or at least an AMVCA. Or something. Om Thursday, #IfAfricaWasASchool got us ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 5, 2016

Robert Mugabe won’t ‘leave the throne’ for his wife

President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe has dropped a shocker for his wife, Grace Mugabe. Grace, who has risen through the ...

Janeth JNovember 3, 2015

Chude Jideonwo and Munyaradz Gwatidzo to speak at TEDxBodija 2015

Organizers of the prominent TEDx Conference in Nigeria – TEDxBodija – have made announced that two international personalities, Co-founder of ...

Mallam YeroJuly 31, 2015

Zimbabwe requests extradition and the lion-killer suddenly disappears

You guys have probably heard the story of the American dentist who killed Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe. Well, Zimbabwe ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 9, 2015

‘In the name of Jesus’, TB Joshua hereby curses rumour mongers in Zimbabwe

by Chinwe Okafor Uh-oh! The Zimbabweans have pissed TB Joshua off this morning and they aren’t getting away just easily ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 8, 2015

Mugabe looks stunning all accessorized in this viral photo

by Chinwe Okafor Don’t you think? A picture of the President of Zimbabwe went viral causing a hilarious uproar and ...

Isime EseneNovember 21, 2014

Sad news: 11 worshippers die in Zimbabwe stadium stampede

by Akan Ido Eleven people have been killed with several others injured in a stampede at a stadium in Zimbabwe. ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 15, 2014

Fight breaks out between Nigerian, Zimbabwean and Kenyan housemates in Big Brother house

by Kolapo Olapoju   An argument, which almost led to a physical confrontation, ensued in the Big Brother Hotshots house ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2014

South Africans protest TB Joshua’s planned visit as Zimbabwean family accuses him of telling lies

by Kolapo Olapoju Catherine Ndlovu, a 40-year-old woman from Bulawayo, the second largest city in Zimbabwe, paid thousands of dollars ...

writerAugust 1, 2014

D’banj goes to Washington! Singer to meet Obama officials, members of congress, others [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju D’banj, Femi Kuti and Yaya Toure will lead some of Africa’s biggest stars to Washington D.C. 4-7 ...

February 10, 2014

“My husband uses a SNAKE to have SEX with me” – Wife opens up

by Zara Mustapha A woman who dragged her husband to a divorce court in Zimbabwe revealed that she became estranged ...

February 4, 2014

Caught in the act: Pastor imprisoned for raping 4 members of his congregation (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun A pastor in Zimbabwe has been sentenced to spend the next half century in prison after he ...

January 23, 2014

Bizarre: Policemen run away after mysterious creature is dropped in station (PHOTO)

by Tutu Akinlabi A police station in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe was recently the scene of pandemonium after a mysterious creature scared ...

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