In mending the relations with Zimbabwe's white community by roping in Kirsty Coventry and Bruce Grobbelaar, President Mnangagwa might just have pulled off a masterstroke.
The time for words is over – the world wants to see positive action if it is going to engage and invest.
Music is an underutilised tool when it comes to steering curricula away from strictly Western and colonial models.
The way science is currently taught in southern African countries ignores the fact that the whole environment is a laboratory for learning.
African Australians contribute to all major musical genres - from dance to hip hop and beyond.
In reality, cybersecurity attacks are like a disease affecting people globally.
Venezuela recently devalued its bolivar by 95 percent to tame rabid hyperinflation that has been sending prices on everyday goods through the roof. If history is a guide, it won't work.
The messy and violent aftermath of Zimbabwe's recent elections met with only muted international criticism.
Gains made in the fight against HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe could be reversed unless a legal provision is revised.
Violence and uncertainty has followed Zimbabwe's first modern election without Robert Mugabe. That's not surprising: After 38 years of dictatorship, it takes more than a vote to build democracy.
South Africa's ruling party, the ANC , is mishandling the process leading towards land expropriation without compensation.
Southern Africa's liberation movements have been losing popularity and confronting a crisis of legitimacy.
South Africans can't afford to let the land debate be reduced to a shouting match.
What start is this for a regime promising Lazarus-like revival for the ruling party and its friends around the world -- not to mention ordinary Zimbabweans?
To truly understand their discipline, students need to interact with laboratory equipment. They must both fail and succeed at running experiments.
The government has won another term but voters have been clear that they want fresh faces and new ideas.
Zimbabweans face a complicated array of choices at the polls.
President Trump has been attacking the Fed's current policy of slowly raising interest rates. A former central bank official explains why that's so troubling.
As Emmerson Mnangagwa blames Grace Mugabe for a failed bombing at a rally, his rivals try to find a way to close the gap.
Many African elections are less than ideal. But is the rest of the world really that much better?