Tag: Grace

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has moved to rein in his wife’s ambition to succeed him after the nation’s intelligence chief warned that her campaign may stoke political violence and faces opposition from within the military, three members of the ruling party’s politburo said. Mugabe asked his wife Grace, 51, to tone down […]

Nepotism in Zimbabwe Remains the Norm as Unemployment Bites

Nepotism in Zimbabwe Remains the Norm as Unemployment Bites

As millions of Zimbabweans struggle with unemployment, their 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe is busy rewarding his family members and protégés with big government jobs, where they end up looting colossal amounts of money. Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe with his wife (r) Grace and daughter (l) Bona Mugabe. Photo credit: Bulawayo24 […]

Zimbabwe wants man in Mugabe diamond ring row extradited

Zimbabwe wants man in Mugabe diamond ring row extradited

Zimbabwean police have sought the extradition of a Lebanese businessman embroiled in a dispute over a $1.35 million diamond ring with First Lady Grace Mugabe, according to court documents seen by dpa on Thursday. The court had earlier ordered Grace Mugabe to vacate five of Jamal Ahmed’s properties, which she […]