HARARE Rosemary Pamire struggled to feed her family well before Zimbabwe entered lockdown in March to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Now she can hardly put together a meal a day as the country faces a deepening food crisis. | Video
JOHANNESBURG/HARARE Petronella Mabhena, a domestic worker in South Africa, has been paying bus drivers to ferry food to her relatives in Zimbabwe for over a decade.
HARARE Zimbabwe is headed for a health and economic catastrophe from the coronavirus pandemic because its debt arrears mean it cannot access foreign lenders, the finance minister warned in a letter to the IMF.
HARARE When Saul Sakudya arrived in an ambulance at a hospital in Zimbabwe's capital after catching COVID-19, he said the medical staff wouldn't go near him because they were afraid of becoming infected. | Video
HARARE The United Nations food agency has negotiated a humanitarian corridor to keep food aid flowing in southern Africa after many countries shut their borders to stop the spread of the coronavirus, an official said on Thursday. | Video
* Malawi records first three cases
(Adds Zimbabwe aid appeals, S.Africa, Malawi detail)
HARARE, April 2 The United Nations food agency
has negotiated a humanitarian corridor to keep food aid flowing
in southern Africa after most countries shut their borders to
stop the spread of coronavirus, an official said on Thursday.
HARARE Zimbabwe began a 21-day nationwide lockdown on Monday, following South Africa in implementing tough anti-coronavirus measures that are likely to hurt an economy already suffering from hyperinflation and food shortages. | Video
HARARE, March 30 Zimbabwe began a 21-day
nationwide lockdown on Monday, following neighbour South Africa
in implementing some of the world's toughest anti-coronavirus
measures likely to hurt an economy already suffering
hyperinflation and food shortages.
HARARE, March 26 Zimbabwe's central bank cut its
main lending rate to 25% on Thursday and set a fixed exchange
rate as part of measures to support the economy against the