Zimbabwean President, Mugabe's Wife Sues Trader After Failing To Deliver US$1.3m Diamond Ring

at 02:27 PM, 18/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(7321 | Gistmaniac) Online (f)

The wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has sued a Lebanese businessman for failing to deliver a US$1.35-million diamond ring she ordered for her wedding anniversary, state media reported on Wednesday.

“First lady Dr Grace Mugabe is suing fugitive businessman Mr Jamal Joseph Ahmed for US$1.23 million over a diamond ring deal that went sour last year,” The Herald newspaper said.
“In breach of the agreement, Mr Ahmed failed to deliver the ring, triggering a legal wrangle.”

In 2015, Grace Mugabe placed an order for a 100-carat diamond ring worth US$1.35 million to mark the anniversary of her wedding to the 93-year-old leader.
“The plaintiff wanted to purchase a unique diamond ring for her wedding anniversary celebrations,” said court documents seen by The Herald.

“The defendant tendered a diamond ring worth US$30,000 and naturally, the plaintiff refused to take possession of an inferior ring.”

Grace Mugabe demanded a refund but Ahmed paid back just US$120,000.
In court documents filed last year, Ahmed said he had offered to repay the money in instalments and claimed he had already paid back US$150,000. (AFP)

morgan1 at 03:32 PM, 18/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(10681 | Hero) (m)
 Roll Eyes
ruthie at 05:49 PM, 18/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(17241 | Hero) Online (f)
Wazubia at 05:55 PM, 18/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(4272 | Gistmaniac) (m)
i said i would not comment today, but this woman is a thief. million are sleep hunger in Zimbabwe and ur busy trading on luxury things.
maizaxx at 09:39 PM, 18/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(897 | Upcoming) (m)
Meanwhile millions are dying of hunger. How callous can a human being be?
james987 at 12:26 AM, 19/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(6721 | Gistmaniac) Online (m)
Na wa oooo
kacylee at 07:29 AM, 19/10/2017 (11 months ago)
(18743 | Hero) (f)
this our African leaders sef... they have first class in displacing priorities Cool


  1. felicilin on: Meet The 37 Gorgeous Contestants For The 2018 ‘Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria’ Beauty Pageant
    only a few of them are beautiful... 13 mins ago ago
  2. ruthie on: Ex-Beauty Queen, Powede Receives An Mercedes Benz SUV From Hubby As First Wedding Anniversary Gi
    correct guy... 31 mins ago ago
  3. ruthie on: Nnamdi Kanu Is Still Hiding In London - Orji Uzor Kalu Assures Ngerians
    ;D ;D ;D and some mad people want to kill themselves over a coward. pls go ahead.... 32 mins ago ago
  4. ruthie on: "He Was Dancing Skelewu While The Debate Was Going On" - Oshiomhole Mocks Adeleke For Not Showin
    ;D ;D ;D na to look and laugh now o....... 34 mins ago ago
  5. ruthie on: Plateau APC Confirms 14yrs Jail Term Serving Senator, Dariye Purchased & Submitted Nomination Fo
    what a joke of a nation...a convicted criminal... 34 mins ago ago