Former Zimbabwean President Mugabe Buried at His Rural Home

The remains of former president Robert Mugabe have been buried in the courtyard of his rural homestead in Zvimba during a private ceremony. Mugabe's burial place had been a subject of contestation between the family and government, with the former insisting that his wishes were to be buried at his rural home while the latter wanted him buried at Heroes Acre.

Former First Lady Grace Mugabe, all in black, with her sister Shuvai Gumbochuma, carrying red handbag, at the burial of Robert Mugabe in Zvimba.

Church members listen at the burial of Robert Mugabe.

Late Zimbabwean president Rober Mugabe's coffin awaiting burial in Zvimba.

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