Mugabe's funeral date announced

Robert Mugabe's funeral will take place on Sunday, 15 September. Zimbabwe's. Information Minister tweeted the details of the final farewell to the former president. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe's funeral will take place on Sunday, 15 September.

Zimbabwe's Information Minister Monica Mutsvangwa tweeted the details of the final farewell to the former president on Monday.

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"The body is expected in Zimbabwe, Harare airport, anytime on Wednesday, 11 September 2019.

On Thursday and Friday the body will be taken to the stadium, to allow members of the public to pay their last respects", said Mutsavanga.

Mugabe died in a Singapore hospital on Friday, aged 95.

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