The problem with Lady Grace

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Grace Mugabe
Grace Mugabe

“Let them eat cake,” Queen Marie Antoinette reportedly said in response to panicked reports that the economy was in such a shambles that there was not even any bread for her people to eat ahead of the French Revolution in 1789.

“Let them eat dust” appears to be Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe’s motto.

She seems adept at raising dusty clouds of controversy in her wake, be it during a hospital visit in Singapore or a shopping spree in Paris.

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