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Grace Ntombizodwa Mugabe

Date of Birth: 23 July 1965
Place of Birth: Benoni, South Africa


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Coup de Grace

The nomination of Grace Mugabe for the leadership of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front's Women's League has put the cat among the party pigeons...

The First Lady's nomination to head the League was co-ordinated by Senate President Edna Madzongwe who helped organise the bussing of branch leaders from around the country to Grace Mugabe's ever-expanding Mazowe estate north of Harare...

Once they had put it forward Grace Mugabe's nomination had to be announced by Muchinguri who then had to follow her leader Mnangagwa's earlier example by falling on her sword...

Should anyone have that honour it is now more likely to be the 49-year-old Grace Mugabe...


Seized farms haunt ZANU-PF

' Grace Mugabe built a multi-million dollar orphanage and boarding school at Iron Mask Farm expropriated from John and Eva Matthews under the Land Reform Programme in 2002...


Mugabe moves on Marange

The firm would be a joint venture with the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF) government but we hear that the biggest private share may already be in the process of transferring to President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace Mugabe...

The project is spearheaded by Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa who is Mugabe's nephew and a close confidant of Grace Mugabe (AC Vol 54 No 23 Struggles with the economy)...

Transfrontier is believed to house Grace Mugabe's interest in Mbada...

Family interestsGrace Mugabe was instrumental in the appointment of Chidhakwa who is believed to have a brief to 'secure the [Mugabe] family's interests' said one of our sources...


Scramble for the top

Yet Zimbabwe ended up looking foolish for its reaction to the Belgian refusal to grant a visa to First Lady Grace Mugabe...


Some partners are more equal than others

The run-up to the summit was marked by debate over which presidents were not coming such as South Africa's Jacob Zuma Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe (enraged that his wife Grace Mugabe was denied an invitation) and invalids such as Algeria's Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Côte d'Ivoire's Alassane Dramane Ouattara...

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Grace under fire

A fresh wave of farm expropriation led by President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace Marufu Mugabe has unsettled the few external lenders still supporting Zimbabwe's fragile economy...

7 hectares from Interfresh with the Ministry of Lands Land Reform and Rural Resettlement reallocating that to Grace Mugabe on 14 January 2013 but details have emerged only now...

This was again frozen after Grace Mugabe grabbed further land from Interfresh in January...


Falling out with the Mugabes

Hsieh was also involved in a legal dispute with First Lady Grace Mugabe over the delivery of some lorries three years ago (AAC Vol 4 No 11 Vanishing truckers)...

Cross Global's mining interests may have been taken by Grace Mugabe according to one source in Harare...

Grace Mugabe was reported to have given Hsieh $1 mn...


Mugabe's farm in sanctions row

The German firm Wilhelm Guth Ventiltechnik has been supplying components to Robert and Grace Mugabe's dairy in defiance of international sanctions...

Passionate about dairiesOn the government website last year Grace Marufu Mugabe said she had been encouraged in the business by her husband ‘who had a passion for the dairy project'...


Struggles with the economy

Whether these promises will be implemented remains to be seen but the new Mines Minister Walter Chidhakwa is related by marriage to First Lady Grace Mugabe née Marufu so a brotherly-in-law eye can be kept on him...


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