Tag: Old Age

Robert Mugabe: I’m Still Fit to Govern

Robert Mugabe: I’m Still Fit to Govern

President Robert Mugabe says he’s still fit to govern and his vital organs are still strong. The president has made three trips to Singapore this year for medical check-ups, raising questions over his health ahead of next year’s elections. Mugabe says even the strength of his bones had recently shocked his doctors. […]

Robert Mugabe says he is ‘not dying’ as health concerns mount

Robert Mugabe says he is ‘not dying’ as health concerns mount

Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe, declaring “I am not dying,” sought Saturday to brush aside growing concerns about his health after his wife urged him to name a successor. Mugabe’s medical trips to Singapore have become frequent in recent years, fuelling questions about his health. His last visit was early […]

Will Robert Mugabe, 93, live to see his last election?

Will Robert Mugabe, 93, live to see his last election?

Robert Mugabe, on his final political campaign in eastern Zimbabwe on Friday told thousands of supporters that he had delivered political and economic freedom since he came to power in 1980. But Zimbabwe is bankrupt –  it cannot pay monthly government salaries on time and there is hardly any cash in the […]