Zimbabwe's President throws lavish party

Robert Mugabe celebrates his 90th birthday and says he is fit enough to carry on.

    Thousands of people have turned out for the official birthday party of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe who turned 90.

    The celebrations were estimated to have cost one million dollars, at a time when many Zimbabweans are struggling to survive.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Marondera.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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