Photos of Robert Mugabe with his son Nhamoinesu.
Michael Nhamodzenyika Mugabe is the deceased son of Robert Mugabe. Michael Nhamodzenyika Mugabe was Robert’s firstborn. As the armoured vehicles rolled into Harare in November 2017, after weeks of political fencing and brinksmanship, Robert Mugabe could not believe he had lost.
The senior military leadership who placed the Zimbabwean president under house arrest made it clear they were conducting the politest of coups while stressing to the outside world that it was not a coup at all. It was merely a corrective action and, indeed, at its end, with Mugabe’s resignation, it was still his party, Zanu-PF, in power.
Mugabe, who has died aged 95, came to power as a result of the gun – wielded by others, as he himself never fought in the field – and fell by those who wielded the gun.
And, as he fell, the true depths of the economic mire into which he had plunged Zimbabwe – spending so much time on party and succession battles, and seemingly none on issues of deep impoverishment and national non-productivity – became apparent.
Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has died
We woke up to sad news this morning as we received the sad news of the passing of former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe.
The former Zimbabwe president died in Singapore, current president Emmerson Mnangagwa confirmed this morning. It is believed he had been receiving treatment there…MORE HERE.