President Cyril Ramaphosa has told a restive crowd at the National Stadium in Harare that the late Zimbabwean statesman, Robert Mugabe, played a crucial role in the liberation of South Africa.
Former president, Thabo Mbeki, has described former Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, as a leader who availed himself to attend to matters raised over the region’s liberation struggles.
Former President Jacob Zuma has described former Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, as a principled leader who understood the importance of liberation.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Saturday speak on behalf of the African Union at the funeral service for Former President Robert Mugabe to be held at the National stadium in Harare.
Thousands of people are expected to turn out again on Friday for the viewing of the former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe who died last Friday aged 95.