Robert Mugabe, the controversial former prime minister and president of Zimbabwe, has died aged 95.
Confirming Mr Mugabe had died, Zimbabwe’s present President Emmerson Mnangagwa referred to as him the nation’s “founding father”.
“Mugabe was an icon of liberation, a pan-Africanist who devoted his life to the emancipation and empowerment of his individuals,” the tweet learn.
Mr Mugabe led the nation to independence from Britain and dominated Zimbabwean politics for almost 4 a long time as much as his ousting two years in the past.
A report on Zimbabwean information website ZimLive mentioned Mr Mugabe died this morning in a hospital in Singapore.
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