The former President of Zimbabwe, Cde Robert Mugabe has died.
He has been receiving treatment in Singapore since April 2019.
President E.D Mnangagwa confirmed the former president’s death.
“It is with utmost sadness that I announce the passing of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President Cde Robert Mugabe” said President Mnangagwa on his official twitter handle
The President added that Cde Mugabe was an icon of liberation and Pan Africanist.
“Cde Mugabe was an icon of liberation ,a pan Africanist who dedicated his life to the emancipation and empowerment of his people .His contribution to the history of our nation and continent will never be forgotten .May his soul rest in eternal peace,” said the Presidenton twitter.