Robert Mugabe's G40 allies will stay away from funeral to avoid arrest

His Zanu-PF clique are scared to come back to Zimbabwe after being exiled after the coup

08 September 2019 - 00:00 By LENIN NDEBELE

Some of Robert Mugabe's closest confidants will miss his funeral to avoid arrest or the threat of persecution.

They were members of G40, a Zanu-PF clique of relatively young politicians with which Mugabe, 95, aligned himself in the last days of his 37-year presidency...

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