Zimbabwe

China Donates Covid Vaccine to Equatorial Guinea a

Saturday, February 13, 2021
As coronavirus infection rapidly spreads across the African continent, reaching nearly 3.5 million, China has shown support by making vaccine donations for Zimbabwe in Southern Africa and Equatorial Guinea in West Africa. China has donated 200,000 doses to Zimbabwe, while the country will procure ad ...

Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono denied bail, remains in detention in Zimbabwe

Friday, January 15, 2021
New York, January 14, 2021 ndash; Zimbabwe authorities should not contest freelance journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono rsquo;s appeal, drop all charges against him, and ensure that he can work freely, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Today, a magistrate court in Harare, the capit ...

Zimbabwe re-arrests journalist Hopewell Chin’ono

Sunday, January 10, 2021
New York, January 8, 2020 ndash; Zimbabwean authorities should immediately and unconditionally release journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono and cease efforts to intimidate and harass him, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. This afternoon, police arrested Chin rsquo;ono at his home in ...

How South Africa Can Nudge Zimbabwe toward Stability

Thursday, December 17, 2020
For years, South Africa trusted in behind-the-scenes contacts to alleviate Zimbabwe rsquo;s political and economic problems. But those troubles have continued to mount. By stepping up pressure, and by working with Washington on reform guidelines, Pretoria can help Harare find a way out of its cri ...

All That Glitters is Not Gold: Turmoil in Zimbabwe’s Mining Sector

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
In 2019, killings by machete-wielding gangs at Zimbabwe rsquo;s gold mines jogged the government into preventive action. But police sweeps alone cannot make the sector safe. Harare should adopt reforms that allow more citizens to mine legally and head off disputes over the country rsquo;s mineral ...

Zimbabwean Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono Denied Bail In Obstruction Case

Friday, November 13, 2020
New York, November 12, 2020 ndash; Zimbabwean authorities should stop their relentless victimization of award-winning journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono and ensure that the charges against him are dropped, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Today in the capital, Harare, magistrate ...

Zimbabwean Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono Rearrested, Charged With Contempt Of Cou

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
New York, November 3, 2020 ndash; Zimbabwean police arrested journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono at his home in Harare, the capital, earlier today and charged him with contempt of court for an October 28

Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono Released On Bail, With Restrictions, In Zimbabwe

Wednesday, September 2, 2020
New York, September 2, 2020 mdash; Zimbabwean journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono was released today after 44 days in pre-trial detention, following a ruling from Harare High Court Judge Tawanda Chitapi that imposed restrictions on the journalist rsquo;s actions while on bail, according to

Zimbabwean Court Bars Lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa From Representing Hopewell Chin’ono

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
New York, August 18, 2020 mdash; In response to Harare Magistrate Ngoni Nduna rsquo;s ruling today that Zimbabwean human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa be barred from representing jailed journalist Hopewell Chin rsquo;ono, as reported by

Committee To Protect Journalists - Africa (cpj) Joins Letter Calling On African

Thursday, July 23, 2020
The Committee to Protect Journalists today joined eight other press and human rights groups in sending a letter to Cyril Ramaphosa, the chair of the African Union and the ...
show more stories