Richard Le Vieux is a farmer, entrepreneur and retired banker. He's the current owner of Farfell Coffee Estate.

Seizure of Farfel Cofee Estate

In early January an attempted seizure of Farfell Coffee Estate by the son of a government minister (Ellen Gwaradzimba) failed after cabinet and President Emmerson Mnangagwa intervened. The son (Remembrance Mbudzana) however had an offer letter for part of the farm and had even tried to secure it from Le Vieux through the courts.

Le Vieux explains that President intervened to secure his ownership of Farfell Coffee Estate