Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has died, according to reports. He was 95.
He reportedly died in a hospital in Singapore on Friday Morning according to reports.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa confirmed the news on Twitter:
It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe's founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabe (1/2)
— President of Zimbabwe (@edmnangagwa) September 6, 2019
Fadzayi Mahere, Zimbabwe’s Education State Secretary, tweeted: “Rest In Peace, Robert Mugabe. My response to your passing is complicated. I’m going to write a long piece. However, for now, deepest condolences to his family.”