Jul 25th, 2012
Zimbabwean prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai says long-time ruler Robert Mugabe is ready to give up power if he loses the next election. Mr Tsvangirai made the comments in New Zealand, part of a tour to ask numerous countries to end limited sanctions against Zimbabwe. He said he was confident free ele...
May 9th, 2011
A member of the southern African mediation team for Zimbabwe said on Monday that the country’s political stalemate “cannot go on forever”, but said new elections would be impossible this year. “Elections this year are out. We need to create a conducive environment and strength...
Nov 26th, 2010
Zimbabwe’s Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has begun legal action against President Robert Mugabe over the appointment of regional governors. Mr Tsvangirai says he should have been consulted over the appointments under the power-sharing deal which saw him become prime minister. Mr Mugabe’...