The head of Zimbabwe's Civil Aviation Authority David Chatowa has confirmed that a plane from London had an accident while landing at the Harare International Airport. He declined to name the airline or say what exactly had happened to the plane, though he did say that there were no deaths. British Airways have said none of their planes had the accident. Read more: AFP, Independent
While we have your attention...
An increasingly rare commodity, quality independent journalism costs money - though not nearly as much as its absence.
Every article, every day, is our contribution to Defending Truth in South Africa. If you would like to join us on this mission, you could do much worse than support Daily Maverick's quest by becoming a Maverick Insider.
Click here to become a Maverick Insider and get a closer look at the Truth.
Iceland is the only country without mosquitoes.