A VIDEO showing Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe (93) struggling
to climb a small staircase at the National Heroes's Acre in Harare has gone
The video was recently recorded by the SABC at the burial
of former chief justice Godfrey Chidyausiku.
Watch the video below!
The video shows Mugabe, 93, climbing the staircase while
balancing on the railings with both hands.
According to Zimbabwe
Independent, the video has generated "more debate" on the old man’s
health and fitness to rule.
Reports early this week quoted sources close to the First
Family as saying that Mugabe's health problems were "worsening" and
that his wife Grace was "getting worried".
"Grace is in a quandary; she has to deal with
Mugabe's health challenges and political issues as well... she is scared of a
future without him," an unnamed official told the paper.
Mugabe was in Singapore last week for another medical
A senior government official who claimed to be close to
Mugabe's family said that the long-time Zimbabwe leader has had a noticeable
decline in his mental abilities.
The paper claimed Mugabe's ill-health was now at a