Robert Mugabe is dead, the Zimbabwean revolutionary who served as Prime Minister of Zimbabwe from 1980 to 1987 and then as President from 1987 to 2017 died on the 5th September 2019.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa revealed that Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has died at the age of 95.
Rumors had swirled around the health of the ex-president, who spent months in a hospital in Singapore earlier this year. Details of what ailed him were a closely guarded secret.
How Robert Mugabe died
“It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabe,” Mnangagwa tweet early on Friday.
“His contribution to the history of our nation and continent will never be forgotten. May his soul rest in eternal peace.” he added.