Heroslodge Forum

Welcome, Guest: Join Heroslodge / Login / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 78 members, 1,402 topics. Date:  March 18, 2018, 8:29 pm

Grace Mugabe back From South Africa after Assault claim - Politics - Heroslodge

Heroslodge Forum / Politics / Grace Mugabe back From South Africa after Assault claim (1 Post | 129 Views)

Buhari, Obasanjo Meet Face To Face At AU Summit / Independence Day: Buhari To Hold Live Presidential Broadcast By 7Am / Nigerian Air Force Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna /

(1) (Reply) (Go Down)

Grace Mugabe back From South Africa after Assault claim by Noblex: 6:41 am On Aug 16, 2017

Grace Mugabe back from SA despite assault claim

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has returned home from South Africa after failing to turn herself in to police in Johannesburg to face accusations of assault, officials say. It was not immediately clear why Mrs Mugabe did not report to police after saying she would do.

A 20-year-old South African woman has accused Mrs Mugabe of hitting her over the head with an extension cord during a row at a hotel on Sunday evening. Mrs Mugabe has so far not commented. Zimbabwean government sources confirmed that Mrs Mugabe, wife of President Robert Mugabe, had returned home.

"Yes, she is back in the country. We don't know where this issue of assault charges is coming from," said one senior official quoted by Reuters. Earlier, South African police said they had been negotiating with Mrs Mugabe's lawyers to get her to hand herself in.

Zimbabwe's main opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), said Mrs Mugabe was a "total disgrace and a complete national embarrassment".
"She has to be brought to order and indeed she has to appreciate that she is not a law unto herself," it added in a statement.

Confusion surrounded the case with South Africa's Police Minister Fikile Mbalula saying at one point that Mrs Mugabe had handed herself over to police and would appear in court.
She did not appear and police sources later said she had agreed to turn herself in but failed to do so.
Gabriella Engels, a model, accused Mrs Mugabe, 52, of hitting her after finding her with the first lady's two sons, Robert and Chatunga, in a hotel room in Sandton, a wealthy suburb north of Johannesburg.

Ms Engels released an image of a head injury online.
"When Grace entered I had no idea who she was," she told South African broadcaster News24.

(1) (Reply)

Anthony Scaramucci sacked as Trump media chief - See Photo / Guinean President orders 24 hours prayer for Buhari / Finally! Buhari Speaks To Nigerians After Arriving In London For Further Medical Check-up /

Viewing this topic: 1 guest viewing this topic

(Go Up)

Heroslodge - Copyright © 2016 - Present Emmanuel Worthwhile & Ufuoma Odomero. All rights reserved. Follow Heroslodge on Facebook
Disclaimer: Every Heroslodge member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Heroslodge.