Mugabe’s body heads back to a divided Zimbabwe for burial

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A hearse transporting Mugabe’s body left a Singapore funeral parlour accompanied by a police escort © AFP / Roslan RAHMAN Singapore, Singapore, Sep 11 – The body of Zimbabwe’s ex-president Robert Mugabe was flown out of Singapore Wednesday following his death last week, his nephew said, heading home for burial in a country bitterly divided by the hero-turned-despot’s legacy. Mugabe, a guerrilla leader who swept to power after Zimbabwe’s independence from Britain and went on to rule for 37 years until he was o...