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Grace Mugabe Wiki: Grace Ntombizodwa Mugabe born 23 July 1965 is the second wife of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Grace Mugabe served as the First Lady of Zimbabwe from 1996 until her husband’s resignation in November 2017. Starting as a secretary to President Mugabe, she rose in the ranks of the ruling ZANU-PF party to become the head of its women’s wing and a key figure in the Generation 40 faction. At the same time, Grace Mugabe gained a reputation for privilege and extravagance during a period of economic turmoil in the country. Grace Mugabe was expelled from the party, with other G40 members, during the 2017 Zimbabwean coup d’état.
Grace Mugabe Biography
Grace Ntombizodwa was born in Benoni, South Africa to migrant parents as the fourth of five children in the family. In 1970, Grace Mugabe moved to Rhodesia, to live with her mother, Idah Marufu in Chivhu while her father stayed and worked in South Africa to support his family. Grace Mugabe attended primary school in Chivhu and then the Kriste Mambo secondary school in Manicaland.
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South African prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe’s ex-first lady, Grace Mugabe, for allegedly assaulting a model in 2017, police say.
The move comes after a court annulled her diplomatic immunity in July.
South Africa’s government was criticized for letting Grace Mugabe leave the country after the alleged assault.