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Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 112.5 Alert (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 3
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 960,000 IDPs
WFP Hunger Map: 44 % undernourished
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating C
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Improved

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News up to: Mugabe "shocked and disgusted" by xenophobic attacks in SA 04/18 Cervical Cancer Common Among African Women 04/18 Economy Faces Bleakest Post-Dollarisation Outlook, Seen Contracting 4pct in 2015, Says Invictus 04/18 Ncube - Are We Missing Something On '1980sofarsogood'? 04/18 MDC Statement On Xenophobic Threats in South Africa 04/18 Mozambique: Chissano Hospitalised in South Africa 04/18 Mozambique: Reaction Against South Africa Attacks Spreads to Border 04/18 Zimbabwe: A Moment of Silence to Xenophobia Victims 04/18 Dozens held after fresh SA violence 04/18 Campaign Posters - Lasaa Begins Cleanup of the Mess 04/18 Is Awoniyi Ripe for S'eagles? 04/18 30 detained as xenophobic attacks simmer in Johannesburg 04/18 Mapeza Vows to Defend Uhuru Cup Against Dynamos 04/18 Mwana Africa Nickel Sales Up 49pct, Gold Output Flat 04/18 Reliving 1980 Uhuru Euphoria 04/18 Police Beat Up Harare Xenophobia Demonstrators 04/18 South Africa: Zimbabweans to be Repatriated After Violence 04/18 Prepare for New Liberation Fight, Opposition Tells Zimbabweans 04/18 Mahofa, Chingwizi Villagers Clash 04/18 MDC-T Says May Assist Mujuru Crew in Polls 04/18 Council Expands, Equips Clinics 04/18 Pangolin Causes Stir At Gweru Courts 04/18 UN, neighbour countries sound alarm over South Africa xenophobic attacks that killed six 04/18 Not Everyone Can Farm - Ex-CFU Leader 04/18 Danai Gurira - 'My Goal Is to Give Voice to the Voiceless' 04/18 House-for-Kombi Swap Deal Turns Sour 04/18 James Anderson becomes England's leading Test wicket-taker 04/18 Huge Debts Await Buhari 04/18 Malawi: Number of Malawians Affected By Xenophobic Attacks Rises to 1030 04/18 Kenya: Ombudsman to Probe Garissa Varsity Attack 04/18 Impeachment - Labour Holds Ekiti Hostage for Fayose 04/18 Policemen Protest, Allege Diversion of Election Allowances By Superiors 04/18 Ogboru Rejects Delta Gov Poll Result 04/18 Why Buhari Must Emulate Mandela's Leadership Qualities 04/18 Fayose - A Cat With Nine Lives 04/18 Police Beatings of Protesters Must Be Investigated 04/18 Independence Celebrations Marred By Human Rights Failures 04/18 Mugabe Welcome to People First, Says Mutasa 04/18 Renewal and Mujuru Groups Snub Tsvangirai Briefing 04/18 Independence Supplement - Independence Gave Justice to All 04/18 U.S $1,5 Million Boost for Food Security 04/18 Bulawayo Art Gallery to Hold Independence Day Exhibition 04/18 Unlicensed Kombi Driver Kills Pedestrian 04/18 SRC Not Happy With Handball Elections 04/18 Uhuru Cup Final - Mandigora Confident He Can Beat FC Platinum 04/18 Independence Supplement - Zim @35 - Yes, So Far So Good 04/18 Kenya: Danish Refugee Council Calls for Dadaab to Remain Open 04/17 South Africa: Don't Overlook Contribution of Foreign Nationals - Gigaba 04/17 Kenya: State Suspends Garissa Psv Licenses for Allegedly Funding Al Shabaab 04/17 Nigerians Advised to Eat Less Meat to Avert Heart Diseases 04/17 Sierra Leone: Free Media Helps Beat Down Ebola in Sierra Leone 04/17 Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Condemns Xenophobia 04/17 Rwanda to Host Africa Mountain Bike Championship 04/17 Nyarota Says Minister Mpofu Lied in Court 04/17 Chisumbanje Villagers Threaten Green Fuel With Lawsuit 04/17 When The World Bank Does More Harm Than Good 04/17 Auxillia Mnangagwa Attacks Mujuru 04/17 Some foreign-owned shops, cars torched in Johannesburg but calm prevails in other SAfrica city 04/17 Pfumbidzayi Appeals 04/17 MDC-T Commits Political Suicide 04/17 Movement for Democratic Confusion, We Presume? 04/17 U.S. Brings Hawaiian Musical Ensemble to Zimbabwe 04/17 President Obama Message On Zimbabwe National Day 04/17 Man Prays for Weeks in Bushes, Denying Wife Conjugal Rights 04/17 South Africa: South Africa Beyond the Brics 04/17 Some foreign-owned shops and cars torched in Johannesburg 04/17 2  hours ago Quins' Muhanji misses out on 15s squad 04/17 South Africa: No African Is a Foreigner in Africa 04/17 Southern Africa: SADC NGO Condemns Xenophobic Attacks 04/17 Foreign-owned shops, cars torched in Johannesburg in anti-immigration attacks 04/17 Organized Crime in Wildlife, Gold and Timber, Worth Over One Billion Usd, Further Fuels Conflict in Eastern DR Congo - UN Report 04/17 Zimbabwe power utility in $5 bn expansion drive 04/17 Brendan Taylor retired because of 'dearth of money' 04/17 Zimbabwe says needs $5 bln for power plants to generate 3,500 MW 04/17 Chinamasa Engages IMF At Us Meeting 04/17 Africa: Investigation Tears Veil Off World Bank's 'Promise' to Eradicate Poverty 04/17 Parental Advice Can Fill Gap in HIV Response 04/17 Zimbabwe: SA Xenophobia - AU Speaks Out 04/17 Why Mugabe, Zuma Let Migrants Down 04/17 Elephant kills professional big game hunter in Zimbabwe 04/17 Zimbabweans angry over S’Africans attacks on foreigners 04/17 Zimbabweans Rally Against S. Africa Migrant Attacks 04/17 Mugabe Upbeat, but Little to Cheer About 04/17 Zimbabwe to bring home nationals caught in S.Africa attacks 04/17 Mphoko Continues to Ruffle Feathers in Byo 04/17 Conceding Failure Could Just Be the Right Tonic 04/17 Nation Awaits Setting Up of Peace, Reconciliation Body 04/17 Liquid Telecom's Ftth Network in Zimbabwe Expands to Victoria Falls 04/17 More Companies Apply to Retrench Workers 04/17 A Chance for Deep Reflection 04/17 Timber, Tea Workers Employers in Dispute 04/17 Banks in Bid to Rescue Debt-Ridden Border 04/17 Timeline - Mugabe Now a SADC Oddball 04/17 Independence - Why Nations Fail 04/17 Zim @ 35 - the Pain, Pitfalls of National Consciousness 04/17 Biased Job Grading a Recipe for Industrial Relations Disaster 04/17 South Africa: Western Cape Police Commissioner Charged with Racketeering 04/17 Bid to Attach Dembare Bus, Cash Hits Snag 04/17 RBZ Engages ZIA Over Investments Implementation 04/17 Quality Education Still a Dream for Binga District 04/17