Zimbabwe

Politics

Zimbabwe's currency

A new government in Zimbabwe has brought some stability: it phased out the worthless national currency, but that move has spawned new problems. Ish Mafundikwa reports from Zimbabwe's capital, Harare.

Politics

BBC back in Zimbabwe

The BBC returns to Zimbabwe with a day of live broadcasting from the African country. The Africa Have Your Say' program comes from Chitungwiza, a Soweto-like' township outside Harare. The hometown of host Farayi Mungazi. Marco Werman talked with him.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Answer and Global Hit

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. Two of Zimbabwe's leading protest poets, Comrade Fatso and Outspoken, grew up on the streets of Harare. They speak with anchor Marco Werman about their hip-hop street poetry.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

The World's Laura Lynch profiles pop singer Henry Olonga. He's a former cricket star from Zimbabwe, but a single act of defiance against the government there ended his career and sent him into exile in London. Now he's fighting back with music.

Politics

Zimbabwe on the brink

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with reporter Laura Lynch in Zimbabwe about today's claim by the opposition MDC party that its candidate had won the presidential election held Saturday

Politics

African union summit and Zimbabwe

An African Union summit kicked off today in Egypt and one of the attendees is Zimbabwe's newly inaugurated president, Robert Mugabe; Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Martin Plaut about the reaction to Mugabe there.