SOMEONE WROTE: “AGE IS A FACTOR’TO BE CONSIDERED IN ELECTING A LEADER.PRESIDENT MUGABE FELL DOWN AS HE STEP OFF THE PODIUM IN ETHIOPIA. WE ARE IN THE 21ST CENTURY PLS DONT VOTE AGED MEN WHO CANNOT OPERATE A TABLET OR INCLINED WITH THE CHALLENGES OF 21ST CENTURY.
Zimbabwe’s 90-year-old President Robert Mugabe fell down a staircase on Wednesday as he walked off a podium after addressing supporters at Harare international airport, an AFP correspondent said. He had just returned from Ethiopia where he took over the rotating chairmanship of the African Union. Africa’s oldest leader, who turns 91 later this month, had concluded his homecoming speech when he tumbled to his knees on a short flight of stairs in an incident witnessed by journalists and hundreds of supporters. He was quickly helped up by aides and walked to a waiting car.
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