Since his removal from office, the spectacle and fanfare that usually accompanied former president Robert Mugabe's birthday is gone and not even leaders of the youth league, once his most ardent defenders, still stand by him. Away from the public eye, a private function was hosted at the Blue Roof mansion, Mugabe's private residence to mark his 95th birthday.
New Zimbabwe, 22 February 2019
A frail looking former President Robert Mugabe looked to be dozing off as close family and friends sang for him at a seemingly intimate event to mark his 95th birthday. Read more »
Zimbabwe: No Govt Plans for Mugabe's 95th Birthday
New Zimbabwe, 21 February 2019
FORMER President Robert Mugabe will likely spend another relatively lonely birthday after it emerged that authorities had no plans to spoil the former Zanu PF leader as had become… Read more »
A frail looking former president Robert Mugabe on his 95th birthday.
Robert Mugabe will not have his regular extravagant birthday party this year despite the 21st of February being declared a public holiday. The former president's spending over the ... Read more »