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Mugabe’s family announce his final resting place

Mugabe’s family has announced his final resting place following previous disagreements with the government.

Speaking to the media, the family’s spokesman said the late Robert Mugabe will be buried at the Heroes Acre in Harare, capital of Zimbabwe.

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The announcement follows some push and pulls between the family and the government following his arrival.

The body of the late President landed on Wednesday in Harare where it was to lie in state at Rufaro Stadium before his burial.

Also read: Family of Mugabe in dispute with government’s burial plans

Mugabe’s family revealed frustration from the government who they said they had made funeral arrangements without consulting them.

They further revealed to have the will of the former President which directed that he should be buried at his rural home.

He further directed that his wife Grace Mugabe to be by his casket until when he is laid to rest.

Mugabe who was ousted from Presidency by now president Mnangwanga is said to have died a bitter man and had not yet forgiven him.

Slavian Mwangecho
Slavian Mwangecho
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