COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Dominant-Party Presidential Republic
Current President: Emmerson Mnangagwa
Population: 13,805,084 (2017)
Land Size: 390,759 sq km (150,873 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Rugby Cranes Take On the Zimbabwe Sables in Africa Gold Cup - AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe
[Observer] When the Zimbabwe Sables face the Rugby Cranes on Saturday at the Kyadondo Rugby Club in the final Africa Gold Cup game, they will have their mind also focusing on events elsewhere.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Audacious Raid - Gold Worth U.S.$1 Million Stolen From ZRP Armoury - AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe
[New Zimbabwe] ROBBERS stole gold worth nearly US$1mln from Plumtree Police Station in a daring raid said to have been discovered Wednesday.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Mnangagwa in Namibia for SADC Meeting - Minister Says Election Row Not On Agenda - AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe
[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is in Windhoek, Namibia for a heads of states meeting for the regional SADC grouping.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Safaricom Responds to Alipay and Wechat With New Messaging APP, Bonga - AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe
[The Exchange] Safaricom has unveiled its much anticipated social communication app, Bonga which comes with an integrated Mpesa feature that allows users to request and send money. This is a feature that has been integrated by other players like WeChat.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Breaking News - Police Gold Heist, Constable Arrested - AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe
[The Herald] A police constable has been arrested while a manhunt for a senior officer has been launched in connection with the case in which gold worth nearly $1 million vanished from an armoury at Plumtree Police Station in Matabeleland South Province, as investigations intensify.