Riot police were called to the public viewing of Robert Mugabe. and this is how anyone who wants to see his body is having to walk in. Mugabe’s body arrived at Rufaro Stadium in Harare on Thursday where the ceremony was taking place.
— Eyder Peralta (@eyderp) September 12, 2019
Mugabe died on a medical trip to Singapore, where he had been travelling regularly for treatment. A delegation including a vice president flew to Singapore to bring him home.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, former Cuban leader Raul Castro, and a dozen African presidents, including South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa, are among those expected to attend Mugabe’s state funeral on Saturday in Harare, said Zimbabwe’s presidency.