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Grace now wants Mugabe to be buried at the Blue Roof

THE Mugabe family reportedly approached the City of Harare (CoH) with a petition to bury the late Former President Robert Mugabe at their Blue Roof residence for recreational purposes, the Zim Morning Post has learnt. Investigations by this publication have revealed that the family sent a delegation to the council’s management with a proposal to have the former leader’s mausoleum be built at… Read More
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Video: Mugabe family opts for private burial: date, location unknown

The dispute between ex Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe’s family and the government has overshadowed arrangements for Zimbabweans to pay their respects to the late leader. Mugabe will not be given a state burial on Sunday at the national Heroes’ Acre site, family spokesman Leo Mugabe announced Thursday. The burial will be a private, family affair, he said to press outside… Read More
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Mugabe: how the bread basket of Africa became a basket-case

He was a hero. Once. For the briefest of moments, in the grand scheme of things. But like too many liberation leaders, he descended into a morass of predictable and tiresome psychosis brought on by a love of power. Most will forget the hero of African liberation, the vanquisher of Ian Smith, and executioner of Rhodesia’s illegal white regime. It’s… Read More
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Mugabe death: Mausoleum to cost USD 1 million

FRESH details have emerged concerning the state-of-the-art mausoleum where the remains of the former President Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, 2019, will be interred, the Zim Morning Post can reveal. Zim Morning Post can exclusively reveal that the construction plan was approved on Monday and work has begun at the Heroes Acre. Investigations by this publication also reveal that the contract to… Read More
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Ritual Scare As Mugabe Family Tightly Guard Mugabe’s Body

Former President Robert Mugabe’s family have been relentless in honouring the late former leader’s last wishes following excessive pressure from his successor Emmerson Mnangagwa to hijack the funeral proceedings. Robert Mugabe who died last week on Friday in Singapore, reportedly instructed his family before he’s death that he should be buried at rural Zvimba homestead in Mashonaland West province. The… Read More
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A blow in the stomach for Mnangagwa who was refused Mugabe’s burial ceremony. It is private not Zanu PF issue

Harare – Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe will be buried “sometime next week”, a family spokesman said on Thursday, but it remained unclear where he would be interred amid disagreement between his family and government over the funeral plans. Mugabe, who ruled Zimbabwe for 37 years until he was ousted by his own army in November 2017, died in a… Read More
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Family snubs national heroes acre for Robert Mugabe

News24 reports that Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe will be buried early next week in his village and not at a national monument for liberation heroes, his family said on Thursday. The family of Mugabe, who died in Singapore last week, and Zimbabwe’s government have been at odds over whether he would be buried in his homestead in Kutama, northwest of Harare,… Read More
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Grace Mugabe sat uncomfortably next to Mnangagwa – PICTURES

By MacDonald Dzirutwe and Alexander Winning | Reuters | The body of Zimbabwe’s founder Robert Mugabe arrived home at the country’s main airport on Wednesday, but it was still unclear where he would be buried amid a dispute between some family members and the government. Mugabe, one of the last “Big Men” of African politics, ruled Zimbabwe for 37 years until he… Read More
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Chamisa threatens to cause a stir at Mugabe’s funeral

Movement for Democratic Change leader Nelson Chamisa has threatened to ‘react accordingly if State security were to try and stop him from attending former President Robert Mugabe’s funeral. Addressing journalists at a press conference in Harare Tuesday, Chamisa said Mugabe’s death is not a party event and Zanu PF has no power to decide who attends the late president’s funeral.… Read More
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Tsvangirai’s Son says, ‘Mugabe is not my Hero’

The late Morgan Tsvangirai’s son Richard Tsvangirai has remarked that the late former president Robert Mugabe was not his hero by a long shot. The younger Tsvangirai revealed this in a social media post. If Mugabe was a hero to you, don’t impose that on anyone. In the event that you do, you’ll be doing nothing but vindicating your and… Read More