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South Africa issues arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

South Africa issues arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

South Africa has issued an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe over the alleged assault of a model in a luxury Johannesburg hotel in 2017, police said on Wednesday.

Mugabe's wife Grace under probe for ivory smuggling

Mugabe's wife Grace under probe for ivory smuggling

Zimbabwean police are investigating former ruler Robert Mugabe's wife Grace, accused of smuggling ivory worth millions to underground foreign markets, a state-owned weekly reported on Sunday.

Grace Mugabe probed over land acquisition, doctorate degree

Grace Mugabe probed over land acquisition, doctorate degree

Deposed Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe is being investigated by the country's anti-graft agency over land she controversially acquired while in power, as well as a doctorate degree the university says she didn't deserve.

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Robert Mugabe led Zimbabwe from independence in 1980 but stepped down on Tuesday after the army seized power and the ruling party turned against him.

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Mugabe has 'agreed to resign', says source

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to resign, a source close to the presidency told AFP on Sunday, as his 37-year reign drew to a close days after a military takeover.

Mugabe given until noon on Monday to quit as president

Mugabe given until noon on Monday to quit as president

Robert Mugabe was replaced by Emmerson Mnangagwa, the deputy he sacked this month in a move that triggered Tuesday's intervention by the army.

Sacked Zimbabwe VP in exile, vows to defy Mugabe

Sacked Zimbabwe VP in exile, vows to defy Mugabe

Zimbabwe's sacked vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, said Wednesday he had fled the country, as he issued a direct challenge to long-ruling President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe widens purge, clearing wife's succession path

Zimbabwe's Mugabe widens purge, clearing wife's succession path

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's sacking of his deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa was part of a wider purge, state media said on Tuesday, in a clear out analysts say is meant to neutralise any resistance to the political rise of his wife, Grace.

Mugabe's wife sues over $1.35mn diamond ring

Mugabe's wife sues over $1.35mn diamond ring

In 2015, Grace Mugabe placed an order for a 100-carat diamond ring worth $1.35mn to mark the anniversary of her wedding to the 93-year-old leader.

Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe says South African model attacked her

Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe says South African model attacked her

Zimbabwe's volatile first lady Grace Mugabe has denied she attacked a South African model with an extension cord at a Johannesburg hotel last month, saying that in fact the "intoxicated" and "unhinged" woman attacked her with a knife.

Grace Mugabe returns home after getting diplomatic immunity

Grace Mugabe returns home after getting diplomatic immunity

Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe returned home from South Africa early on Sunday pursued by demands she face prosecution over an alleged assault of a 20-year-old model in an upmarket Johannesburg hotel room.

South Africa 'to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity'

South Africa 'to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity'

South Africa is planning to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, allowing her to return to Harare and avoid prosecution for the alleged assault of a 20-year-old model, a government source said.