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    15-Feb-2019 to 11:02

    EU lawmakers call for reinstatement of Zimbabwe sanctions

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The European Union is considering reinstating sanctions against Zimbabwean officials and companies accused of being behind alleged human rights abuses in the southern African country.

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    13-Feb-2019 to 07:45

    Zimbabwe gov’t approves repeal of draconian media law

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government has approved the repeal of the controversial Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act (AIPPA) which is seen as one of the relics of a media crackdown by former president Robert Mugabe’s government.

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    11-Feb-2019 to 08:25

    Zimbabwe teachers call off strike

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwean teachers have called off a nationwide strike during which they have demanded higher pay and better working conditions since February 5.

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    07-Feb-2019 to 14:42

    Churches seek to mediate between Zimbabwe’s feuding political parties

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s churches organised a prayer session on Thursday as they sought to broker peace between the government and opposition parties.

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    06-Feb-2019 to 07:42

    Under-fire Mnangagwa invites Zimbabwe political rivals to dialogue

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — President Emmerson Mnangagwa has invited his political rivals to a dialogue session on Thursday as the embattled Zimbabwean leader seeks to resolve a political and economic crisis that has gripped the country since last year’s disputed polls.

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    05-Feb-2019 to 06:54

    Zimbabweans protest outside S/African hospital where VP is receiving treatment

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Scores of Zimbabweans staged a demonstration on Monday outside a Cape Town hospital where the country’s vice president Constantino Chiwenga is receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness.

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    30-Jan-2019 to 14:09

    Zimbabwe gov’t, civil servants locked in talks to avert a strike

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government was on Wednesday locked up in crunch negotiations with representatives of its restive 300,000-plus workers who have threatened to down tools unless their employer agrees to drastically raise their salaries.

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