Supporters cheer for Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe during celebrations marking his 90th birthday in Marondera February 23, 2014. Mugabe turned 90 on February 21. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo (ZIMBABWE - Tags: POLITICS)
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Robert Mugabe celebrated his 90th birthday on Sunday, having spent more than a third of his life as leader of Zimbabwe, lauded as a liberation hero by some and condemned as a human rights abuser by others.Zimbabwe's sole ruler since the former Rhodesia gained independence from Britain in 1980, Mugabe is under Western sanctions."God, I can't thank you enough for that gift of life," Mugabe said during the event where he spoke for over an hour and walked around the stadium in the small farming town of Marondera, 100 kms (65 miles) east of Harare.
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