Grace Mugabe

First Lady of Zimbabwe; Wife of Robert Mugabe
Born Jul 23, 1964

Grace Mugabe, (born 23 July 1965), is the second wife of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and the First Lady of Zimbabwe from her marriage to the leader in 1996. Grace was previously married to Stanley Goreraza, an air force pilot, and now working in the Zimbabwe embassy in China. As secretary to the president, she became his mistress while still married to Goreraza and together they had two children, Bona, named for Mugabe's mother, and Robert Peter, Jr.… Read More

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  • In Zimbabwe, A First Lady Exerts Her Power
    New York Times - 11 days ago
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe Back Home After Death Rumours
    Yahoo News - Jan 23, 2016
  • Zimbabwe Lawmaker Acquitted Of Insulting Grace Mugabe
    Yahoo News - Jan 13, 2016
  • Zimbabwe: Chinese First Lady Visits Mazowe Children's Home All Africa.Com
    Google News - Dec 02, 2015


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Grace Mugabe.


1965 Birth Born on July 23, 1965.
1970 4 Years Old Grace was born in Benoni in South Africa, and her family lived in South Africa until 1970. … Read More


1997 31 Years Old In 1997, Grace Mugabe gave birth to the couple's third child, Chatunga.


2010 44 Years Old In December 2010 US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks brought up again earlier allegations that high-ranking Zimbabwean government officials and well-connected elites, including Mugabe's wife Grace, are generating millions of dollars in personal income by hiring teams of diggers to hand-extract diamonds from the Chiadzwa mine in eastern Zimbabwe. … Read More
In 2014, Grace Mugabe was given a doctorate in sociology by the University of Zimbabwe, only two months after registering at the university and although a dissertation does not exist. … Read More
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