Zvimba News

Suitcase full of $150,000 stolen at Mugabe's residence

Three people have appeared in court facing charges of stealing $150,000 (about Shs 556m) from former president Robert Mugabe’s homestead in Zvimba communal lands, Mashonaland West.

The Observer , Uganda Jan 11, 2019

Suitcase containing KSh 15.3 million hard cash stolen from ex Zimbabwe President's home

- The money was stolen between December 1, 2018 and early January 2019 - Among those accused is Mugabe's relative who had the keys to the house - The thieves stole close to KSh 5.3 million and spend on luxuries - It is not clear if the ex president was at home at the time of the theft Ousted Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is reported to have lost $150,000 (KSh 15.3 million) from his rural home in Zvimba near Harare.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Suitcase full of cash stolen from Mugabe

She allegedly had keys to Mr Mugabe's rural home in Zvimba, near the capital Harare, and gave the others access.

The East African , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Mugabe: Suitcase of cash stolen from ex-Zimbabwe leader

She allegedly had keys to Mr Mugabe's rural home in Zvimba, near the capital Harare, and gave the others access.

The Star , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Suitcase full of cash stolen from Mugabe

She allegedly had keys to Mr Mugabe's rural home in Zvimba, near the capital Harare, and gave the others access.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Mugabe: Suitcase of cash stolen from ex-Zimbabwe leader

She allegedly had keys to Mr Mugabe's rural home in Zvimba, near the capital Harare, and gave the others access.

BBC Africa , Africa Jan 10, 2019

Suitcase full of cash stolen from Mugabe, court hears

Constancia Mugabe had keys to Mugabe’s rural house in Zvimba, outside Harare, allowing the others, who were employed as cleaners, to gain full access to the property when the theft occurred sometime after December 1 last year.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 10, 2019

3 employees face charges for theft of US$150k from Robert Mugabe

The state-run Herald says the US$150,000 in cash was in a briefcase at Robert Mugabe’s rural home of Zvimba, west of Harare.

EWN , South Africa Jan 9, 2019