Social media users has reacted to former Vice President Constantino Chiwenga’s wife Marry Mubaiwa reports that she is critically ill and is seeking a second medical opinion after doctors recommended that her hand be amputated.
Mubaiwa is battling lymphoedema a condition that has left her left lower limbs swollen and infested with deep wounds; she is facing several charges at Harare Magistrates Court.
She is currently admitted at a private hospital in Harare.
However, there are mixed feelings on social media with some sympathizing with her whilst others have taken a dig at her. Below are some of the comments from social media users:
“Feeling aside: Marry Chiwenga’s situation is setting a dangerous precedent. Everyone in Zimbabwe is infuriated with what the judiciary and those in power are allowing her to go through,” posted one @dee_mutungura on twitter
@Mureri30 said “If she had not crossed the General’s path, she could have been saying pamber neZANU PF. Zvimwe zvinhu siyai vapedzerane. Vangani varikufira mumajeri vachirwara asi hapana anotaura nezvazvo. Ndizvo zvaviri vanhu ngavazive vekudanana navo.
“You can never make the same mistake twice, because the second timw you make it, its not a mistake, it’s a choice,” @Davidzond1
“This lady is suffering a lot in her life. I don’t know the people of Zimbabwe how they handle this situation including his Excellency Mnangagwa,” @daddy_lorraine
“We sleep and enjoy our sleep. When she was dancing to kutonga kwaro she wasn’t thinking of us, so why should we think about her,” @Mavstr