Grace Mugabe

Oscar Pistorius has sentence increased from six years to 13 years and five months.

South African paralympian Oscar Pistorius has had his sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp increased from six years to 13 years and five months.<p>More …

South Africa

Zimbabwe:Robert Mugabe's Stolen Fortune

[Deutsche Welle] During Mugabe's 37 years in office, the former president is believed to have amassed a huge fortune. The question everyone is asking …

Africa

Donkeys beaten to death with sledgehammers in world’s cruellest abbatoir

Donkeys are being battered with sledgehammers, stabbed and then skinned in Chinese abattoirs, horrific footage has revealed.<p>Over 11 million donkeys …

Scottish Politics

Watching This Moron Get Tasered On The London Underground Will Brighten Your Day

Related Posts<p>It’s odd to say that watching someone getting tasered will brighten your day, but once you’ve seen this bloke’s behaviour you’ll …

James Corden

Stop blaming Grace Mugabe

<i>Panashe Chigumadzi is an essayist and novelist who was born in Zimbabwe and is based in South Africa.</i><p>As former president Robert Mugabe and his second wife, Grace Mugabe, prepare to make their exit from Zimbabwe’s State House, Zimbabweans have hankered for “Amai” (Mother) Sally, his late first wife, …

Opinion

Grace Mugabe Seems To Have Lost Her Shine

It’s hard to imagine that just three months ago, the sombre person on the right down below was in her absolute element – at the top of her game – …

Zimbabwe:Zimbabweans Must Draw On Years of Democratic Struggle to Stop a Repeat of Mugabe's Militarism

Zimbabweans at home and abroad celebrated gloriously from the moment Robert Gabriel Mugabe's belated resignation ended his 37 years of misrule. But …

Africa

Zimbabwe's next leader prepares to take power

HARARE: Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa was preparing on Thursday (Nov 23) for his new role as president after a triumphant return home following the …

Africa

'Goblin' and Grace Mugabe will be sitting pretty on presidential benefits

Ousted Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe would have lost his salary benefits if he had not resigned.

Robert Mugabe

Thursday briefing: Spain waves Gibraltar card in Brexit talks

Madrid wants to settle Rock’s status before trade deal … digesting Hammond’s autumn budget … and does Grace Mugabe deserve the hate?<p>Top story: ‘You will have to talk with us’<p>Hello, it’s Warren Murray with your sampling platter of news. The weather is looking quite filthy this morning, especially in …

John McDonnell

Zanzibar government now denies knowledge of Baba's visit

Nasa leader Raila Odinga with Suna East MP Junet Mohamed in this photo posted by the legislator on Twitter. PHOTO | COURTESY<p><b>By DAVID KWALIMWA</b><p>The …

Africa

Zimbabwe:South Africa 'Dangerous For Robert and Grace Mugabe'

[New Zimbabwe] SOUTH AFRICA is a dangerous country for President Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace, to seek refuge as some of its citizens and …

Africa

Grace, Robert Mugabe reportedly 'too depressed' while cooped up at 'Blue Roof'

The Zimbabwean media is reports that the “former first family is pitifully depressed and lonely” in the aftermath of Robert Mugabe’s dethroning from …

Africa

Zimbabwe crisis: Looking for Grace Mugabe in her heartland

BBC correspondent Andrew Harding travelled into Grace Mugabe's heartland to try and find her and meet Zimbabweans who say the former first lady seized their land.<p>Video journalist: Chris Parkinson.

Africa

In Mugabe’s fall we also see the fall of the West – and the ascent of China

The post In Mugabe’s fall we also see the fall of the West – and the ascent of China appeared first on UnHerd.

Africa

Zim man doesn't know what to do now that Grace won't be president

Zimbabwe Today Live on Facebook posted pictures of a disappointed man who had already seen a business opportunity at the December Zanu-PF congress, …

News (South Africa)

5 things for November 22: Zimbabwe, Navy plane crash, Uber, David Cassidy

<b>(CNN) —</b> Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Five Things is off Thursday, so we hope you have a wonderful holiday. As always, we are thankful for you and everyone in the Five Things family. Now, here's what you need to know to <b>Get Up to Speed and Out the Door</b>. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" …

David Cassidy

Find out what’s trending this week!

Your weekly fix on what’s happening in the crazy world we live in. From fashion to politics and everything in between, we’ve rounded up the top …

Katy Perry

Can Mugabe’s hatchet man save Zimbabwe?

A broad coalition of democrats could help restore Zimbabwe, but the country is not nearly as rich as Mugabe said it was<p>Bollars are as hard to come by …

Africa

Here Are Five Places Robert Mugabe Can Enjoy His Retirement

Here Are Five Places Robert Mugabe Can Enjoy His RetirementWhere in the world could Robert and Grace Mugabe take their internationally infamous …

Africa

Ding, dong, the dictator is gone! Mugabe resigns

Image Credits:<p>After days of uncertainty, public protests, high-level negotiations and being fired as leader of his own ruling Zanu-PF, Robert Mugabe …

Emmerson Mnangagwa

Will Zimbabwe's new leader continue Robert Mugabe's homophobic tyranny?

Robert Mugabe is expected to be replaced as Zimbabwe’s leader by Emmerson Mnangagwa – but will the new President continue his homophobic …

Africa

First ladies who live in the lap of luxury

As Robert Mugabe's reign over Zimbabwe draws to a close, attention has turned to the role his wife has played in his plunging popularity.<p>Grace Mugabe …

Africa

Zimbabwe crisis turns spotlight on China’s role in Africa

and in Beijing and in Harare<p>When China’s president Xi Jinping arrived in Harare for a state visit two years ago, he descended from his aircraft and …

Africa

What to Know About Visiting Zimbabwe Post-Mugabe

The transfer of power seems to have occurred peacefully, and the country is still open for business.<p>In the wake of Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe’s resignation earlier today under military and parliamentary pressure, travelers are right in wondering what the momentous change, and subsequent …

Africa

The cars the Mugabes are ‘rolling’ in

<b>Rolls-Royce 2017 Ghost model</b><p>It seems like the Mugabes are very fond of the Rolls-Royce badge; this year Zimbabwe’s first lady, Grace Mugabe, paid …

News (South Africa)

Wrong maths by Kenyan on Twitter goes viral

A police vehicle outside the KCB Thika branch on November 20, 2017. PHOTO | MARY WAMBUI | NATION<p><b>By EDDY KAGERA</b><p>Awfully wrong mathematics by an excited …

Viral

Zimbabwe Is Rising Against Mugabe, But a Young N.J. Woman Faces Jail Time There for a Tweet

Martha O’Donovan says she didn’t even write the tweet critical of Mugabe, but that may not help her in court.<p>KAMPALA, Uganda – There is a terrible …

Africa

Palestinians ‘freeze’ contact with US over PLO office closure

The Palestinian Authority freezes all contacts with the United States after Washington decides to close the PA’s representative office in the US, …

Israel

DANIEL SILKE: Nine scary parallels between Zimbabwe and South Africa

<b>1. Single-dominant political parties – especially those immediately post-Liberation like Zanu-PF and the ANC - conflate party and state at all times</b>. …

South African Politics