Zimbabwe

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‘I was born a fighter’: the champion boxer changing young lives in Zimbabwe
Boxing helped prizefighter Arifonso Zvenyika overcome real hardship. Now he teaches the sport he loves to aspiring fighters in a Harare ghetto

Zoe Flood

18, Oct, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Zimbabwean who cleared Falklands mines urges rethink on 75% cut to clearance programmes
Cuthbert Mutukwa fears disastrous consequences for home country if UK cuts go ahead as it nears ‘mine-free’ status

Lizzy Davies

08, Oct, 2021 @4:32 PM

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‘It’ll kill me’: Zimbabwe counts cost of rise in illicit alcohol use
Lack of jobs and Covid lockdowns fuel boom in cheap but lethal hooch made in backyard stills

Nyasha Chingono in Harare

27, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Mugabe, My Dad and Me review – a personal lesson on empire and identity
Tonderai Munyevu reflects on the men who have loomed large in his life in a thought-provoking show

Catherine Love

16, Sep, 2021 @7:00 PM

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‘No one may be compelled’: Zimbabwe unions go to court over Covid jabs
Firms accused of ‘rounding up workers like animals’ for compulsory vaccination as country acts to stop spread of virus

Nyasha Chingono in Harare

07, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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‘Their future could be destroyed’: the global struggle for schooling after Covid closures
Hundreds of millions of children fell behind around the world as schools closed during the pandemic. We look at four countries as pupils try to resume their education

06, Sep, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Zimbabwean man charged with rape after girl, 15, dies giving birth
Death has caused outrage in country where one in three girls are likely to be married by 18, despite ban

Nyasha Chingono

20, Aug, 2021 @10:12 AM

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‘Our morgues are full’: Zimbabwe struggles with surge in Covid burials
Pressure on undertakers leads to widespread delays after record number of coronavirus infections and deaths last month

Nyasha Chingono

10, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Legal bids mean UK deportation flight to Zimbabwe takes off just one-third full
Multiple challenges, as well as Covid self-isolation, result in only 14 of people being on board, it is believed

Diane Taylor

21, Jul, 2021 @11:21 PM

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‘Contraception divides opinion’: tackling taboos in Zimbabwe as teen pregnancies soar
With Covid lockdowns blamed for rising rates, MPs and teachers say it’s time to ‘face reality’ and allow younger teens access to birth control

Nyasha Chingono

20, Jul, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Anna Kasese obituary
Other lives: Mental health nurse dedicated to helping others

David Edwards

18, Jul, 2021 @4:54 PM

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UK Home Office’s mass deportation flight plan criticised as ‘grubby’
Plans for chartered plane to Zimbabwe risks delivering activists to political persecution, say campaigners

Diane Taylor

18, Jul, 2021 @3:09 PM

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