Grace Mugabe under investigation for alleged assault


President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace attend a rally of his ruling ZANU (PF) in Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe, July 29, 2017.

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has condemned Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe for allegedly assaulting a young woman in Sandton.

It's alleged Mugabe attacked the woman with an extension cord.

She had found her in a room with her two sons.

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The victim suffered head injuries and bruises on her body.

Mugabe is in South Africa for medical treatment.

Nkosi-Malobane said Mugabe has no excuse for what she's alleged to have done.

The MEC has instructed law enforcement agencies to investigate the matter, saying justice should be served.