Zimbabwe's next election is scheduled for July 31, President Robert Mugabe said Thursday, prompting doubts a credible vote could be organized so quickly.
UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 2, 2013.
A prominent human rights lawyer in Zimbabwe, Beatrice Mtetwa, has been granted bail after her arrest earlier this month, court officials said.
Nearly 95 percent of voters in Zimbabwe have approved the country's new constitution that limits the president's power, election officials say.
Police did not give a reason for arresting a senior official in Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's offices and his lawyer Sunday.
UPI Almanac for Monday. Feb. 11, 2013.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he wants a new Constitution by November and national elections in March, a timetable his opponents call unworkable.
UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 9, 2012.
Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says he is pushing for national elections to be held in March 2013.