Mugabe feared rituals

- | 6 months ago

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe has finally been buried at his rural Zvimba home, bringing to an end the dramatic and bitter disputes between his surviving spouse Grace and President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government.

It also gave some insight into the lingering misgivings the late Zimbabwean leader had about his successor. Mugabe, who died aged 95 on September 6, was buried yesterday at Zvimba, about 80km west of Harare.

His burial was a dramatic affair, with his family turning away journalists and tightly vetting family members allowed into his wealthy compound for the burial.

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