Tawanda Karombo is a business and financial technology journalist based in Harare, Zimbabwe, with over 10 years of experience covering sub-Saharan Africa.

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Zimbabwe church leaders call for dialogue amid political divide, economic turmoil

Catholic and other Christian church leaders in Zimbabwe are pressing for dialogue between the president and his political opposition leader to help end the country's political and economic crisis worsened by recent deadly protests over fuel prices.

Bishops press for violence-free campaign as Congo crisis escalates

The Democratic Republic of Congo's political and humanitarian situation is tense ahead of December elections as Catholic bishops urge an "electoral campaign devoid of violence."

Catholic agencies in Zimbabwe battle growing demand as economy sinks

Catholic food relief agencies in Zimbabwe are struggling to meet growing demand for aid and say they need extra resources as fears of food shortages swell in the aftermath of the July 30 elections.

Amid post-election violence, Zimbabwe churches seek to ease tensions

Harare, Zimbabwe - Catholic bishops and other church leaders are preparing to play peacemaker roles as disputes between the incumbent ruling party and the opposition intensify.