BUSINESSMAN James Makamba Speaks On Sleeping With Grace Mugabe

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BUSINESSMAN James Makamba says he fled Zimbabwe in 2005 because he feared then President Robert Mugabe who suspected that he was conducting an adulterous affair with former first lady Grace.

 

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Makamba said this as he appeared in court Friday seeking the cancellation of a warrant of arrest issued soon after he skipped the country. Ahead of that he was facing charges of externalisation of funds and trading in forex without a licence.

The controversial businessman returned to Zimbabwe in December following a coup which deposed Mugabe.

Makamba left the country after he was locked up for allegedly illegally dealing in foreign currency without a licence and externalisation. He was to spend more than 10 years in self-imposed exile.

On Friday, he told court that he came back because Mugabe was no longer the president.

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