Another attendee at the Brighton flat was Trevor Carrington who survived the fire but was later apparently run down and killed by a truck (on 21 April 1992, on the Lindfield to Ardingly Road), hours after allegedly confessing to starting the fire!
“Secret documents obtained by MailOnline – compiled by Mugabe’s intelligence chiefs, who carry out surveillance on all those close to the president – claim that Hoogstraten is paying millions to Grace to help fund her campaign.”
Hoogstraten is one of the largest landowners in Zimbabwe.
The documents obtained by MailOnline state: ‘Collaborated intelligence shows that Mr Van Hoogstraten is working at the behest of the First Lady (Grace) to acquire a controlling stake in Hwange Colliery Company…to raise Mr Van Hoogstraten’s stake from 30% to 43% if he pays for her ascendancy to the presidency.’
Hoogstraten has helped Grace buy homes in Cape Town, Hong Kong, Dubai, Mauritius and two properties in Manchester.