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South Africa

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.
9 Jun 08
With state media brought to heel, the authorities are turning on private newspapers.
5 Jun 08
Matabeleland activist says mass exodus to Zimbabwe’s southern neighbour always carried with it the seeds of a possible backlash.
24 May 08
Planning ahead, even for one’s own funeral, is increasingly difficult in Zimbabwe’s second city.
25 Apr 08
No one wants to buy or sell as long as it remains unclear which way the country is heading politically.
24 Apr 08
Zimbabweans have been voting with their feet amidst mounting political uncertainty.
18 Apr 08
With presidential election results still undisclosed and reports of violence against opposition, few in mood to celebrate.
11 Apr 08
Electricity and water supply worsen as country struggles to pay for essential services.
11 Apr 08
Officials claim arts festival has bolstered Zimbabwe’s image, but dire state of the country is hard to disguise.
11 Apr 08
Plans underway for series of demonstrations and petitions demanding their inclusion in the process.
11 Apr 08
The hospital reception is a theatre of agony: adults weep, the injured groan and women who have just lost loved ones wail.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.