12 Things You Should Know About Zimbabwe’s Joice Mujuru

Written by Keren Mikva


Mujuru is from the Shona ethnic group

Born in Mt. Darwin, Zimbabwe’s northeastern district, Mujuru is Shona, of the Korekore language group. While Mugabe, along with other administration and opposition leaders, are all Shona, they belong to different dialect groups. Mugabe is Zezuru, while Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa is Karanga.