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Gauteng orders thorough probe into alleged Grace Mugabe assault incident

TSHWANE, August 15 – Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane on Monday, condemned the conduct of Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe, who allegedly assaulted a young woman in Sandton, Johannesburg. “I am deeply appalled and devastated by the allegations of assault on a young woman by Grace Mugabe. It is worrying especially since the assault happened […]

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Zim officials in SA mum on Vice President’s transfer to Gauteng

TSHWANE, August 14 – As speculation continues to mount regarding the health status of Zimbabwe’s Vice President Emmerson Mnangwagwa, who was airlifted to South Africa and hospitalised after allegedly eating poisoned food at a Zanu PF rally, no information was forthcoming from the Zimbabwean Embassy in Pretoria on Monday. Numerous attempt to reach Zimbabwe’s Ambassador Isaac Moyo […]

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‘Poisoned’ Zim minister Mahofa dies

HARARE, August 14 ‑ A Zimbabwean minister, who last year spent a lengthy period in hospital after being reportedly poisoned at a Zanu PF conference, has died. Shuvai Ben Mahofa, who was Masvingo Provincial Affairs minister, died in the early hours of Monday morning after being hospitalised at the weekend. Zimbabwe Information Minister, Christopher Mushohwe, confirmed the […]