Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Robert Gabriel Mugabe is popular as the president of republic of Zimbabwe since 22 December 1987 under the political party Union-Patriotic Front and oldest president in Africa. Born on February 21, 1924 to Gabriel a carpenter and Bona, they have six children altogether which includes; Miteri (Michael), Raphael, Robert, Dhonandhe (Donald), Sabina, and Bridgette. Before he became the president, he has served as its Prime Minister from 1980 to 1987.
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Robert has many qualifications such as;
Teacher training course at Kutama College (1941)
University of Fort Hare – Bachelor of Arts degree in history and English literature (1948-1952)
University of South Africa – Bachelor of Education degree by correspondence
Bachelor of Administration from London University ( 1955 – 1958)
Kwame Nkrumah Ideological Institute in Winneba (1958 – 1960)
He got married in 1961 to a Ghanaian woman Sally Hayfron but unfortunately she died in 1992. Then in 1996 Robert got married to Grace Marufu.