Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried in his village: Family

The ex-Zimbabwean leader's family opposes government plan to bury him at the national monument for liberation heroes.

Robert Mugabe to be buried next week in his village: Family

Robert Mugabe

Mugabe's body reaches Zimbabwe, but mystery over burial

Dispute between family members and government over final resting place of the country's founder and longtime leader.

Robert Mugabe's body arrives in Zimbabwe amid mystery over burial

Robert Mugabe

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Former rebel leader expected to lie in state for three days with country deeply divided over legacy.

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Opinion

What went wrong with African liberation?

The anti-colonial movements in Africa did not liberate the people; they only liberated the state.

Patrick Gathara

by Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara

Zimbabwe

'A father to us': In his village, Robert Mugabe mourned as a hero

Late former president's homestead in Kutama village prepares to receive the body of Zimbabwe's founding father.

'A father to us': In his village, Robert Mugabe mourned as a hero

Zimbabwe

Mugabe's last wishes not to have coup-makers at burial

Relative says damaged relationship with President Mnangagwa led him to request a burial at home in Zvimba, not Harare.

Robert Mugabe: Zimbabwe feud over late leader's burial site

Inside Story

Robert Mugabe: Hero or villain?

The former Zimbabwean president, who ruled for 37 years, died at the age of 95.

Robert Mugabe

Mugabe a 'national hero', says President Mnangagwa

Emmerson Mnangagwa says ruling ZANU-PF to give Mugabe status of a 'national hero', country's highest posthumous honour.

Robert Mugabe a 'national hero': Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa

AJ Impact

Robert Mugabe leaves a legacy of economic mismanagement

Mugabe presided over a total economic collapse, and Zimbabweans are still grappling with the fallout.

Robert Mugabe leaves a legacy of economic mismanagement

Africa

Timeline: Key dates in the life of Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe's former leader died on Friday in Singapore, at the age of 95.

Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe, former Zimbabwe president, dies aged 95

The country's first post-independence leader dies nearly two years after he stepped down, following 37 years in office.

Zimbabwe

World leaders react to Robert Mugabe's death

Longtime Zimbabwean leader has received a glowing tribute particularly from African leaders.

Africa

In pictures: The life of Robert Mugabe

A look at some key moments in the life of the man who led Zimbabwe to independence and ruled for 37 years.

In pictures: The life of Robert Mugabe

Opinion

Rest in peace, Robert Mugabe: Hero, villain, human

Robert Mugabe helped build Zimbabwe and helped destroy it.

Elsie Eyakuze

by Elsie Eyakuze

Elsie Eyakuze

Africa

Robert Mugabe's most famous quotes

A quick look at President Mugabe's colourful language throughout his 37-year reign as leader of Zimbabwe.

Robert Mugabe's most famous quotes