Zimbabwe

Thousands of families in urgent need of support as heavy rains sweep across southern Africa

Weeks of heavy rains have left tens of thousands of families homeless and in desperate need of support across Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

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Zimbabwean player provisionally suspended following anti-doping tests

GENEVA, Switzerland, September 2, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The chairman of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee has provisionally suspended a Zimbabwean international footballer for an initial period of 30 days and opened disciplinary proceedings following an adverse analytical finding in relation to a doping control conducted after the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualifier between Zimbabwe […]

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Foreign Secretary says Zimbabwean Court ruling not credible without independent investigation

Foreign Secretary says Zimbabwean Court ruling not credible without independent investigation. Strong evidence that elections fell short of SADC guidelines. August 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Following the announcement by the Zimbabwean Constitutional Court that the presidential election result should stand and President Mugabe can be inaugurated, the Foreign Secretary William Hague said: I […]

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UN-WTO Art Discussion Forum in Zambia: call for papers

UN-WTO Art Discussion Forum in Zambia: call for papers Between the 24-29 August 2013, Zambia and Zimbabwe will co-host the 19th Session of the UN-WTO General Assembly in Livingstone, Zambia. The Shungu Namutitima International Film Festival (SHUNAFFoZ) is hosting a parallel conference and welcoming discussion papers on the fundamental nature and motivations of artistic creative productions, […]

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US Backs IOM Efforts to Address Needs of Migrants in Zimbabwe

GENEVA, Switzerland, August 9, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM Zimbabwe has received US$ 750,000 from the US Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) to assist in responding to humanitarian and protection needs of migrants in Zimbabwe. The US support will target forcibly returned migrants and asylum seekers arriving in Zimbabwe, including unaccompanied minors and […]

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Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the Elections in the Republic of Zimbabwe

TOKYO, Japan, August 6, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Japan congratulates the Government of the Republic of Zimbabwe and its people on the peaceful conduct of the first elections held under the new constitution.   Japan hopes that the concerns which have been raised about the elections are dealt with in an appropriate manner, and […]

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