The former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe sells some of his assets including five big modern tractors and other agricultural machinery .
An announcement which was lately announced shows that he is selling 40 vehicles. Among them are his most luxurious possessions.
Mugabe was overthrown by the military in 2017 and his deputy President by then Emerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as the new President .
Rumor has it that his family owns 21 big lands and he is currently under economical crisis .
The auctioning took place today 11th May 2019 in his land Gushungo, led by the Ruby Auctions Company.
The Zimbabwean Herald newspaper reported that the reasons for the auctioning has not yet been reviled, although the family business which cropped during the 37years of his reign is in jeopardy of being accused of failure to settle debts.
Mugabe now 95, was taken for treatment in Singapore last month and is expected back in the midst of this month. This is per the nation’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa report.
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