Robert Mugabe, the Former Ruler of Zimbabwe, Reported Dead

Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe, the controversial long-time president of Zimbabwe, died today aged 95. According to Fox News, Mugabe's death was confirmed this morning by Mugabe's successor, Emmerson Mnangawa, via Twitter.

Few details are yet to surface around the circumstances surrounding Mugabe's death. However, it's believed he passed away while undergoing lengthy medical care in Singapore.

Following his controversial leadership of Zimbabwe for many years, he was pressured to resign in November 2017. Reports continue to state that after Mugabe initially disregarded intensifying calls to quit for years inciting a military intervention, his departure prompted celebrations in the streets of Harare.

Read the full Fox News article here.