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Bona Mugabe's uptown mansion stalls after dad's resignation

Bona Mugabe's uptown mansion stalls after dad's resignation

Zimbabwe

<p>Bona Mugabe, daughter of immediate past president Robert Mugabe is in the media over what local media portal, News Day, says is a multi-million dollar home she is building in an upscale suburb of the Zimbabwe capital, Harare.</p> <p>News Day reports that work on the mansion has stalled since Bona’s dad resigned his position as president after 37 years in charge.</p> <p>The reports says work on the facility located in Umwinsidale suburb of Harare started in May this year but has stalled since Mugabe stepped down.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Mugabe’s son-in-law handed Zimbabwean airline top job, critics dissatisfied <a href="https://t.co/K81xQKmEmd">https://t.co/K81xQKmEmd</a></p>— africanews (@africanews) <a href="https://twitter.com/africanews/status/783667093057175552?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 5, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>According to the newspaper, even though the Chinese developer seems to have withdrawn, a worker on the site denied it. There was, however, confirmation to the effect that machines had been withdrawn from the site by a sub-contractor.</p> <p>The facility also remains under police protection and trespassing is forbidden. Bona is the eldest of Mugabe’s kids with his wife Grace. </p> <p>Their other children are Chatunga and Robert Junior – the two boys were in the middle of the action when their mother assaulted a South African model months back. Grace Mugabe could only leave South Africa after she was granted diplomatic immunity.</p>
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