Man acquitted of insulting first lady

(China Daily)      Updated : 2016-01-14

A Zimbabwean court has acquitted a legislator of insulting President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace, who is seen as a possible successor to the veteran leader, an independent daily reported on Wednesday. Justice Wadyajena was accused of shouting "abusive or insulting language" at a fellow ZANU-PF party member who had a portrait of Grace Mugabe and pro-Grace slogans emblazoned on his car.