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2008-08-22 12:00:41

Text of report by UK-based Zimbabwean news website Zimdaily.com on 22 August [Report by Nozipho Maseko: "International satellite feed company acquitted"] Zimbabwe - Harare -A South African company that provided satellite feeds in Harare for international news channels that covered the historic Zimbabwe general election has been acquitted by a Harare Court.

2008-08-18 03:00:11

Text of report by South Africa-based ZimOnline website on 18 August [Report by oown correspondent: "Zim Talks To Continue after Summit: Mbeki"] JOHANNESBURG - South African President Thabo Mbeki said on Sunday the region's organ on security and politics would continue to meet with Zimbabwe's political leaders in search of a "speedy resolution" to the country's crippling political crisis.

2008-08-17 21:00:16

By Donna Bryson Associated Press JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Zimbabwe's opposition chief would accept the prime minister's post and concede the presidency -- and command of the military -- to Robert Mugabe to settle a political crisis in his country, the Associated Press learned Saturday.

2008-08-14 18:00:33

Caledonia Mining Corporation ("Caledonia") (TSX: CAL)(OTCBB: CALVF)(AIM: CMCL) is pleased to announce its second quarter and half year 2008 operating and financial results. The financial results below are reported in Canadian dollars.

2008-08-06 09:01:04

Text of report by South Africa-based ZimOnline website on 6 August [Report by own correspondent: "Zimbabwe Caregivers at the Fore of HIV Care"] MEXICO CITY -Zimbabwe's caregivers form the backbone of the country's AIDS care and support system and urgent steps are needed to recognise and support the vital role they play, a report released on Wednesday at the international AIDS Conference in Mexico City said.

2008-07-31 09:00:35

By ANGUS SHAW By Angus Shaw The Associated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe announced Wednesday that it is knocking 10 zeros off its hyper-inflated currency - a move that turns $10 billion into $1.

2008-07-31 09:00:35

Text of report by South Africa-based Zim Online website on 31 July [Report by Jameson Mombe: "Zimbabwe Talks Resume on Sunday: Mbeki"] HARARE - Talks between Zimbabwe's feuding political parties will resume next Sunday, South African President Thabo Mbeki said on Wednesday.

2008-07-31 06:00:28

Text of report by South African newspaper Business Day website on 31 July [Report by Dumisani Muleya: "Zimbabwe talks 'to resume at weekend'"] President Thabo Mbeki met Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and opposition leaders yesterday in a bid to secure a crucial power- sharing agreement which is expected to be finalized next week.

2008-07-30 12:00:25

South African President Thabo Mbeki traveled Wednesday to Zimbabwe for talks between that country's president and the leader of a main opposition party.

2008-07-30 09:01:26

By Tammerlin Drummond, The Oakland Tribune, Calif. Jul. 30--When Dr. Bob Scott and Lamont Nickens set out on their first trip to Zimbabwe in 1999, their plan was to shop for the beautiful Shona sculptures they had come to love. They fell in love with the southern African nation.

Latest Zimbabwe Reference Libraries

2007-12-21 11:03:40

The Grey Rhebok or Grey Rhebuck (Pelea capreolus), is a species of antelope endemic to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho and Swaziland. They prefer grassy, mountainous habitat They are also known as the Vaal Rhebok or Vaalribbok. Rheboks carry a woolly grey coat to insulate them from the cold of their habitat. Only the males carry the straight horns. Males become extremely aggressive during the breeding season.

2007-10-24 16:32:18

The Bokmakierie (Telophorus zeylonus), is a bushshrike and a passerine bird closely related to the true shrikes in the family Laniidae. This species is endemic to southern Africa, mainly in South Africa and Namibia, with an isolated population in the mountains of eastern Zimbabwe and western Mozambique. It is a species of open habitats, including karoo scrub, fynbos and parks and gardens in urban areas. The adult Bokmakierie is a 8.6-9.0 inch long bird with olive-green upperparts and a...

2007-01-19 19:26:46

The yellow mongoose is a small mammal averaging about 1 lb (1/2 kg) in weight and about 20 in (500 mm) in length. A member of the mongoose family, it lives in open country. It resides from semi-desert scrubland to grasslands in Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. There are as many as twelve subspecies of yellow mongoose. In general, the yellow mongoose has lighter highlights on the underbelly and chin, a bushy tail. Southern yellow mongooses are larger. They have...

2007-01-01 16:39:37

The yellow baboon (Papio cynocephalus) is a baboon from the Old World monkey family. It has a slim body with long arms and legs and a yellowish-brown hair. It resembles the chacma baboon but is smaller. Its muzzle is not as elongated. The hairless face is black, framed with white sideburns. Males can grow to about 33.07 in (84 cm), females to about 23.62 in (60 cm). It has a long tail that grows to be nearly as long as the body. The yellow baboon inhabits grasslands and light forests....

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