The Standard could not ascertain when the ageing leader will come back or whether he had other business other than his usual medical check-up.
Minister of Media, Information and Publicity, Webster Shamu declined to comment while Presidential spokesperson George Charamba’s mobile phone was not reachable.
“You know I don’t comment over the phone,” said Shamu. Charamba earlier this year said Mugabe had visited Singapore for a routine cataract operation. Mugabe has dismissed speculation over his health each time he is asked about the issue.
— BY OUR STAFF