The estranged wife of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, Marry Chiwenga nee Mubaiwa will spend Christmas in prison after a Harare magistrate denied her bail.
Marry was remanded in custody to December 30 2019 for routine remand.
It is understood that her lawyers, led by a prominent lawyer, Advocate Beatrice Mtetwa will seek bail at the High Court.
Chiwenga was arrested on Saturday by Zimbabwe Anti-corruption Commission (ZACC) detectives and detained at Rhodesville Police Station.
She is facing various charges: attempted murder of her husband while he was convalescent at a South African hospital, externalisation of foreign currency, money laundering, and fraud.