Robert Mugabe
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe sworn in as president

President Robert Mugabe has been sworn in for his seventh term as Zimbabwe's leader, despite allegations by his main rival, Morgan Tsvangirai, of widespread electoral fraud.

Thursday was declared a public holiday to allow supporters of the 89-year-old to attend the inauguration at a sports stadium.

Nomsa Maseko reports from the ceremony.

  • 22 Aug 2013
Go to next video: Mugabe rejects 'stolen election' claim