Gogo Idah Marufu mother to the former first lady Grace Mugabe has been buried.

Gogo Marufu was laid to rest at her homestead in Nharira, Chivhu Mashonaland East Province today.

Scores of people thronged the Marufu residency for the burial of Gogo Marufu who died in Harare last week.

It was a moment to reflect for all as they eulogised on the personality of the woman that Gogo Marufu was.

Former president Robert Mugabe said differences may have existed but the passing on of Gogo Marufu showed him that there is more that unites us as a people, as he thanked President Emmerson Mnangangwa’s administration for assisting them during their time of grief.

Relatives and friends also described the late Gogo Marufu as a humble and God fearing woman who enjoyed seeing a happy family.

A unifying force of the family Gogo Marufu who was aged 86 leaves behind 4 children and several grand children.