Tag: Old Age

Mugabe to become a grandfather

Mugabe to become a grandfather

President Robert Mugabe’s daughter, Bona Chikore, is about to give birth in the Far East to his first grandchild, Zimbabwe’s president has revealed. The state-controlled Sunday News reported that the president had told mourners gathered at the home of the late Victoria Chitepo that First Lady Grace Mugabe had travelled to be […]

Time for Mugabe to retire, says Msipa

Time for Mugabe to retire, says Msipa

Retired Zanu PF elder, Cephas Msipa, who has been one of the few voices of reason in the warring ruling party, says keeping President Robert Mugabe in power is tantamount to “punishing” the increasingly frail nonagenarian, further urging the long-ruling leader to retire immediately. Speaking in an exclusive interview with […]

Mugabe: Shame on you, I am not dying

Mugabe: Shame on you, I am not dying

President Robert Mugabe on Thursday accused potential successors for wishing him dead and told ruling Zanu PF supporters to unite against foreign enemies he said wanted to destroy the Southern African nation. Africa’s oldest leader at 92 years, Mugabe has held power since independence from Britain in 1980 and says […]