Thousands of opposition supporters rally in
Harare, Zimbabwe, against President Robert Mugabe and the deteriorating economy. The rally was banned by the police, however, it went ahead after a ruling by the High Court sanctioned the protest.
Some 2,000 Zimbabwean opposition supporters, some calling on President Mugabe to resign, rally in Harare, the biggest such protest in many years.
Former South African President Thabo Mbeki will mediate between the Movement for Democratic Change and Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's government after Mugabe takes control of ministries that command the military and the police, an action that allegedly violates the power-sharing agreement reached last month. 2008-10-11 (Context: President, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe, police)
Zimbabwe Defence Forces troops seize control of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation headquarters as explosions are heard in the capital Harare amid reports of a coup against President Robert Mugabe. 2017-11-15 (Context: Harare, President, Robert Mugabe)
Protests in Harare and elsewhere in the country continue despite police intimidation and pleas by President Robert Mugabe for them to stop. 2016-07-8 (Context: Harare, President, Robert Mugabe)
National "Stay Away" protests, organized over the Internet via the WhatsApp social messaging platform, take place in Zimbabwe, following fears of an economic collapse amid calls for President Robert Mugabe's resignation. 2016-07-6 (Context: President, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe)
Riots break out in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe, after police attempt to disperse a protest by the city's taxi drivers. 2016-07-4 (Context: Harare, Zimbabwe, police)