Former first lady Grace Mugabe speaks out for the first time since his husband Robert Mugabe step down in November 2017. she is widely blamed for the downfall of Mugabe due to her unbearable actions that put Mugabe’s throne into jeopardy
She says she never wanted to become vice-president of Zimbabwe at all. She further said her husband favoured defence minister Sydney Sekeremayi.
While being interviewed by south Africa’s Sunday Times, she said that Mnangagwa’s sacking was not about her becoming the successor of her husband.
She said,” I did not even want to become Vice President” she told South Africa’s Sunday Times she favored the defense minister sydney sekeremayi to become the successor of Mugabe.
However, Grace Mugabe echoed on very many rallies that she would not see any problems of her becoming the president of Zimbabwe when her husband retires giving an example of Mnagangwa who left his political seat to his wife.
She also said that the former first family had declared all the properties they had bought outside their country two in South Africa and one in Hong Kong.
Lady Gucci as she is normally known in Zimbabwe said that their family is an honest one. They don’t have money outside the country and they do not have a house in Dubai, they only rented one when their son was studying there.