Fate of Zimbabwe's Mugabe hangs in the balance amid coup confusion
Friday November 17 2017
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe (second right) poses alongside Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Chiwenga (right) and South African envoys at State House in Harare on November 16, 2017. PHOTO | ZBC | AFP
The main goal of the generals is to prevent Mugabe from handing power to his wife, Grace, 41 years his junior, who has built a following among the ruling party’s youth wing and appeared on the cusp of power after Mnangagwa was pushed out.