Bona Mugabe’s husband, ex-president son-in-law arrested: faces kidnap charges

HARARE: Simba Chikore was yesterday taken into police custody on allegations of kidnapping his lawyer following an argument over a labour dispute.

Police yesterday said they recorded a warned and cautioned statement from Chikore at Highlands Police Station.

Simba who is married to Bona is president Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law

Chief police spokeswoman Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba yesterday confirmed the developments.

“He was picked up today (yesterday) and a warned and cautioned statement was recorded following a report by his lawyer for kidnapping,” she said.

She said by last night Chikore was still in police custody at Highlands Police Station assisting officers with investigations.

Details follow…..