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Robert Mugabe to stand for Zim re-election

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he’s still fit to govern and his vital organs are still strong.

Robert Gabriel Mugabe is a Zimbabwean revolutionary and politician who has been President of Zimbabwe since 1987.

Early this year Mugabe made three trips to Singapore for medical check-ups, which rose questions over his health ahead of next year’s elections.

The president says the strength of his bones is in a good state.

Mugabe addressed supporters at a gathering in the northern town of Chinhoyi over the weekend.

last week his wife Grace urged him to name a successor and he will be 94 next year when he stands for re-election.

But in comments carried by state media, Mugabe told supporters he wasn’t going anywhere.

And he said that those with ambitions to lead the party were divided along tribal lines.