Robert Mugabe, the former president of Zimbabwe, died on September 6 in Singapore. Photo: EPA

Zimbabwe ex-leader Robert Mugabe spent last days ‘detained’ in a Singapore hospital for treatment

  • The deposed leader spent his last days in the island nation – where his daughter studied, his wife shopped and he received medical treatment
  • Analysts point out that like Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew, Mugabe led his country to independence from British rule – but the similarities end there
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Robert Mugabe, the former president of Zimbabwe, died on September 6 in Singapore. Photo: EPA
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Robert Mugabe pictured last year at his residence in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare. Photo: AFP

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe dies in Singapore hospital aged 95

  • The former leader had been receiving medical treatment in the city state for several months. His death was confirmed by his successor on Twitter
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Robert Mugabe pictured last year at his residence in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare. Photo: AFP
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