Lies of the land: Mugabe land reform splits Zimbabweans two decades on
It’s been 20 years since the land grabs began, but the the deep divisions over their effectiveness linger
Eighty-year-old Isobel Simons calmly narrated how she and her late husband lost their 728-hectare Zimbabwe farm two decades ago to Robert Mugabe’s controversial land reforms.
Then she broke down and sobbed.
“It was my home for 47 years,” she said...