Mugabe 'No Longer Fit to Govern' Zimbabwe?


Reports of prostate cancer, an eye cataract, knee problems and a generally failing health due to old age have raised concerns about the 90-year-old's ability to provide effective leadership to the nation.

President Robert Mugabe

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  • Zimbabwe:  Mugabe Goes Back to Singapore for Medical Treatment

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  • Zimbabwe:  President Off to Singapore

    The Herald, 15 May 2014

    President Mugabe left Harare yesterday for Singapore on a week-long private visit during which he will also undergo a routine eye check-up. read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Mugabe Troubled By Right Eye

    New Zimbabwe, 21 April 2014

    WHILE Mugabe appeared to be highly alert and jocular, he looked like he was experiencing difficulties with his right eye while delivering his speech during national commemorations ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Mugabe Having Eye Trouble?

    Zimbabwe Standard, 21 April 2014

    President Robert Mugabe's health has once again come under the spotlight after he apparently struggled to use his right eye which seemed to be nearly shut. read more »

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