Jesimen Chipika said that Zimbabwe's land reform killings were "no worse than South Africa."
The Zimbabwean president said he had been told that Mandela "made mistakes" when negotiating an end to apartheid.
The first lady may struggle to convince Zimbabweans that she is ready to be president after allegedly beating a model with an extension cord.
The U.S. and other Western donors put heavy sanctions on Zimbabwe after the controversial seizures, during which several white farmers were killed.
Zimbabwe's first lady is trying to dodge allegations of assault, but many are adamant she should be charged.
Zimbabwe's first lady is accused of assault and has failed to show up in court in South Africa, where her husband is now going for a conference.
Several farmers were murdered during Mugabe's controversial land requisition campaign in the 2000s.
Grace Mugabe is accused of assaulting a young woman with an extension cord after the woman visited two of the Mugabe sons at a Johannesburg hotel.
Yoweri Museveni, 72, says sleeping with a mosquito net and avoiding alcohol are some of the ways to ensure good health.
Grace Mugabe is one of two leading candidates to succeed the 93-year-old president, who has been in power since 1980.
Grace Mugabe was taken to a local hospital where she was treated for bruising.
The 93-year-old Zimbabwean President is Africa's oldest ruler.
Zimbabwe's tourism minister says the project will create billions in investment and help the country shed its "bad boy" image in the international community.
Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state at 93, is running for reelection in 2018. If he wins, he'll stay in power until he's 99.
After two imprisonments, an eight-month exodus and global acclaim, Evan Mawarire is still speaking out.
Mugabe's daughter Bona Chikore will help police social media, a platform for vocal opposition to the president, ahead of elections in 2018.
The 93-year-old president has already inspired countless roads, dubious statutes and a school of intelligence to 'combat the West.'
South Africa's state-run power firm supplies a fifth of its neighbor's daily electricity needs.
The 93-year-old leader spoke at the World Economic Forum on Africa.
The country's former prime minister and ex-vice president are uniting in a bid to oust Mugabe.
The proposed law is designed to make it easier for small businesses to get loans.
Joice Mujuru was Mugabe's right-hand woman for 10 years. Now she wants to replace him.
Morgan Tsvangirai and Evan Mawarire were among those to address a protest march.
The Build Zimbabwe Alliance is targeting diaspora and young Zimbabweans ahead of the 2018 elections.
Mujuru, the former vice president, is open to working in an opposition coalition to oust the president.
Robert Mugabe is the world's oldest serving head of state.