News Posts

WhatsApp disruption in China as censorship controls tightened

By Correspondent , 27 , Sep 2017


By Connor Sephton, News Reporter Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Officials in China appear to have launched a crackdown on the encrypted messaging service WhatsApp.   Some users attempting to .. Read More →

Donald Trump says US ready to take ‘military option’ against North Korea

By Correspondent , 27 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Donald Trump says the US is fully prepared to take the "military option" to deal with North Korea.   He also blamed past US administrations .. Read More →

Diamond-Lesedi La Rona sold for $53m to London Jeweller

By Correspondent , 27 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-The world's second-largest gem-quality diamond has been sold to a London jeweller for $53m (£39.5m).   Laurence Graff, chairman of Graff Diamonds, bought the diamond privately .. Read More →

Blind female Ethiopian lawyer wins global award for promoting disability rights

By Correspondent , 27 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-A blind female Ethiopian lawyer has been named a joint winner of the 2017 Right Livelihood Award, also known as Sweden’s alternative Nobel Prize.   .. Read More →

Mugabe accuses own party members, vows to unleash unspecified action

By Correspondent , 27 , Sep 2017


Harare,Zimbabwe(News of the South)- President Robert Mugabe has accused some members of his own party of causing shortages in a bid to trigger a revolt against his government.   The .. Read More →

Cooking Oil Finds its Way to the Black Market

By Correspondent , 26 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Cooking oil has found its way to the black market in Gweru, as leading retailers in the city have run out of the commodity, a .. Read More →

Mugabe issues chilling warning

By Correspondent , 26 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday said he will, in the next two days, unleash unspecified action on all “economic saboteurs”, who created artificial shortages and “unilaterally” .. Read More →

Kenya’s Supreme Court involved in ‘coup,’ President says

By Correspondent , 26 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta publicly rebuked the country's Supreme Court on Thursday, saying its decision to annul the result of last month's election amounted to .. Read More →

Mawarire Pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail

By Correspondent , 26 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Zimbabwe put on trial on Monday an activist pastor accused of attempting to subvert the government, a charge that carries up to 20 years in .. Read More →