Robert Mugabe state funeral to take place in Harare

Service for Zimbabwe’s founding president will be at National Sports Stadium African heads of state and envoys are gathering to attend a state funeral for Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe, whose burial has been delayed for at least a month until a special mausoleum can be built for his remains. The service and viewing of the body of Mugabe, who died last week in Singapore at 95 , will be at the National Sports Stadium in the capital, Harare, and comes following the announcement by the Mugabe family and Zimbabwe’s president Emmerson Mnangagwa, that his burial will be postponed until a new edifice for his body can be constructed at the National Heroes Acre monument. Continue reading...