Mugabes, Zimbabwe VP Mnangagwa Skip Minister Mahofa's Funeral

President Robert Mugabe, wife Grace and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa all chose to stay away from Sunday's burial of Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Shuvai Mahofa - reportedly because they are still keen to avoid the media after an intense week of being under the spotlight.



  • Zimbabwe:   Mahofa's Burial Marred With Chaos

    New Zimbabwe, 21 August 2017

    THE Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs, Shuvai Mahofa was buried at the National Heroes Acre Sunday amid protests by her supporters who preferred to have President… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Mahofa Declared National Heroine

    The Herald, 17 August 2017

    President Mugabe has conferred national heroine status on Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs Senator Shuvai Ben Mahofa who died on Monday.She was 76. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Mahofa, a True Heroine

    The Herald, 21 August 2017

    Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Ben Mahofa was a certified politician whose national heroine status cannot be spoiled by anyone, Vice President Phelekezela… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Mugabe, Mnangagwa and Grace Snub Mahofa Burial

    New Zimbabwe, 20 August 2017

    PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, wife Grace and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa all chose to stay away from Sunday's burial of Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister, Shuvai Mahofa with… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   The Dark Side of Mugabe's Heroine, Shuvai Mahofa

    Zimbabwe Standard, 20 August 2017

    While the late national heroine Shuvai Ben Mahofa was a darling to her legion of Zanu PF supporters in her home province of Masvingo, many opposition supporters are not mourning… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zanu-PF Bigwigs in Tribal Storm

    Zimbabwe Standard, 20 August 2017

    Masvingo Provincial Affairs minister Shuvai Ben Mahofa's death has laid bare deepening divisions in Zanu PF that are said to have a taken a dangerous tribal dimension. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Date Sate For Mahofa Burial

    The Herald, 18 August 2017

    Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister and Zanu-PF Politburo member Senator Shuvai Mahofa, who was declared a national heroine, will be buried at the National Heroes Acre on Sunday. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Mahofa Heroine Status Today

    The Herald, 16 August 2017

    George Maponga Masvingo Bureau The heroine status of former Masvingo Provincial Affairs Minister Senator Shuvai Ben Mahofa, who died early Sunday morning, is expected to be… Read more »

Photo: The Herald

Provincial Affairs Minister Shuvai Mahofa.