Tag: Old Age

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 […]

‘Mugabe will rule till death’

President Robert Mugabe will rule Zimbabwe until he dies, Vice-President Emerson Mnangagwa has said. Mnangagwa is touted as one of ailing 93-year-old Mugabe’s possible successors alongside First Lady Grace Mugabe, but the two have repeatedly denied harbouring any presidential ambitions, at least while the veteran Zanu PF leader is still […]