Mugabe, Mnangagwa and Grace Snub Mahofa Burial

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, wife Grace and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa all chose to stay away from Sunday’s burial of Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister, Shuvai Mahofa with signs they were still keen to wade off an intense week-long…

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, wife Grace and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa all chose to stay away from Sunday's burial of Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister, Shuvai Mahofa with signs they were still keen to wade off an intense week-long media spotlight on them.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

KZN Horror Taxi Had No Brakes, Was Overloaded – Transport Department

[News24Wire] A minibus taxi that crashed into a barrier and rolled down an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 18 people dead, had no brakes and was overloaded, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said.

[News24Wire] A minibus taxi that crashed into a barrier and rolled down an embankment in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Sunday, leaving 18 people dead, had no brakes and was overloaded, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘It’s Regrettable SA Decided to Grant Grace Mugabe Diplomatic Immunity’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has described First Lady Grace Mugabe as a “disgrace”, adding that she should have faced justice in South Africa after she severely assaulted a 20 year-old model th…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has described First Lady Grace Mugabe as a "disgrace", adding that she should have faced justice in South Africa after she severely assaulted a 20 year-old model that she found in the company of one of her sons at a Sandton Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

At Least 18 Dead in KZN Taxi Crash

[News24Wire] At least 18 people have died and several others were injured after a minibus taxi hit the barrier of a bridge on the Msunduzi road in the Ximba area, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] At least 18 people have died and several others were injured after a minibus taxi hit the barrier of a bridge on the Msunduzi road in the Ximba area, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Confirmed – Grace Granted Diplomatic Immunity

[News24Wire] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has confirmed that Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane had granted Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.

[News24Wire] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has confirmed that Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane had granted Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former São Tome Presidents Among Observers

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former presidents of São Tomé and Príncipe, Miguel dos Anjos Trovoada and Manuel Pinto da Costa, have been accredited by the National Electoral Commission as observers to the forthcoming 23 August election.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former presidents of São Tomé and Príncipe, Miguel dos Anjos Trovoada and Manuel Pinto da Costa, have been accredited by the National Electoral Commission as observers to the forthcoming 23 August election.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Amai Grace Mugabe Escapes Court Appearance

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Mrs Grace Mugabe returned home to Zimbabwe with her husband, President Robert Mugabe, on Sunday without having to appear in court on charges of assaulting a woman in a Johannesburg hotel room.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Mrs Grace Mugabe returned home to Zimbabwe with her husband, President Robert Mugabe, on Sunday without having to appear in court on charges of assaulting a woman in a Johannesburg hotel room.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Air Zim Bosses to Blame for Grounding, Says Minister

[Zimbabwe Standard] The South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) on Friday stopped a Harare-bound Air Zimbabwe Boeing 767 from taking off at OR Tambo International Airport, claiming it did not have a “foreign operator’s permit.”

[Zimbabwe Standard] The South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) on Friday stopped a Harare-bound Air Zimbabwe Boeing 767 from taking off at OR Tambo International Airport, claiming it did not have a "foreign operator's permit."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Who Funds Mugabes’ Lavish Lifestyles?

[Zimbabwe Standard] First lady Grace Mugabe’s shameful behaviour in South Africa where she allegedly assaulted a model she found in a hotel room with her wayward sons, inadvertently helped bring back to the fore the first family’s extravagant lifestyle.

[Zimbabwe Standard] First lady Grace Mugabe's shameful behaviour in South Africa where she allegedly assaulted a model she found in a hotel room with her wayward sons, inadvertently helped bring back to the fore the first family's extravagant lifestyle.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe