11 African heads of State confirm attendance at Zimbabwe's Mugabe funeral
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
HARARE, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Thursday said 11 heads of State had so far confirmed attendance at former President Robert Mugabe's funeral parade slated for the National Sports Stadium on Saturday.
Mnangagwa, who was accompanied by members of the ruling ZANU-PF politburo and service chiefs, visited the grieving Mugabe family at its residence Thursday to pay his condolences following Mugabe's death last Friday.
Mugabe died in Singapore last Friday aged 95.