Limo driver causes Grace Mugabe mishap
HARARE — More details emerged yesterday of the mishap at Harare International Airport that saw First Lady Grace Mugabe sprain her ankle.
The incident occurred shortly after President Robert Mugabe and his wife landed back home on Saturday morning after a week in Singapore.
As usual, the presidential limousine was waiting to whisk the First Family back to their Harare mansion. But the chauffeur set off before Grace Mugabe had got in, causing her to lose her balance, the staterun Sun
day Mail reported. “The sudden movement of the vehicle saw Amai [Mrs] Mugabe withdraw her foot from the car, and as she lost her balance, one shoe came off and was run over by a rear wheel,” the paper said.
Presidential spokesperson George Charamba said in a statement that the First Lady was treated at a clinic before she was discharged.
“The First Lady is recovering at home,” he said. — News24.