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's bishops say coronavirus disruptions an opportunity for rediscovery

The secretary general of the Zimbabwe bishops' conference told NCR that the pandemic has forced Zimbabwean Catholics to "reflect on other possibilities than what we are used to" in terms of faith practices.

Malawi's Catholic agencies step up aid as coronavirus infections spike

Demand for humanitarian aid is on the increase as the pandemic escalates in Malawi, where agencies such as the Catholic Development Commission and Catholic Relief Services were already stretched thin.

Catholic agencies intervene in Zimbabwe climate change crisis

The African nation has been devastated by an unprecedented climate-driven disaster gripping the southern part of the continent. A prolonged drought and a catastrophic hurricane have created a hunger crisis and heightened the risk of outbreaks of diseases associated with water shortages and poor sanitation.

Catholic bishops mediate in Zimbabwe doctors' strike crisis

Catholic bishops in Zimbabwe are working to salvage a solution to a health care crisis occasioned by a stand-off between the government and striking public hospital doctors.