“State House was no longer State House when I got there. Things were in a mess that’s what I can tell you,” Douglas Tapfuma, director of state residences told the paper.
The villagers were evicted in spite of a court order granting them reprieve to stay on the farm until government secured alternative land for them.
As the ousted former despot celebrates his 94th birthday, we look back at his life in politics.
Academics in Zimbabwe, South Africa and elsewhere described Mugabe's thesis as "the greatest academic fraud in history".
Members of a ruling party faction loyal to former first lady Grace Mugabe are reported to be about to launch a new party in Zimbabwe
The South African model, who says she was whipped by Zimbabwe former president Robert Mugabe’s wife, now says she wants Grace Mugabe prosecuted.
There had been widespread speculation that Grace had been fraudulently awarded the doctorate.
The Zimbabwean First Lady was awarded a doctorate four years ago.
A priest who brokered Mugabe's exit speculates that Grace will be prosecuted after he dies.
Former Zimbabwe president Mugabe's removal should send a clear message that no leader should be allowed to be more powerful than the party, he said.