//Mugabe’s family opposes government plan over ex-president burial.

Mugabe’s family opposes government plan over ex-president burial.

The family of Zimbabwe’s former President Robert Mugabe has said that the remains of Mugabe will be buried in his village early next week and not at a national monument for liberation heroes in the capital, Harare.

Mugabe’s family and Zimbabwe ‘s government have been at odds over whether he should be buried in his hometown in Kutama, northwest of Harare, or at the National Heroes Acre in the capital.

According to Mugabe’s nephew, Leo Mugabe, president
Mugabe’s body will lie in state at Kutama on Sunday night and to be followed by a private burial on Tuesday next week.