Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe addresses his inauguration ceremony at the 60,000-seater sports stadium in Harare
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Mugabe sworn in to seventh term

The president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe has been sworn in for his seventh term as head of state.

Thousands of supporters waving the national flag and wearing tee shirts with his image turned up at the main sports stadium in the capital Harare for the inauguration ceremony.

But away from the pomp and celebration many are asking what impact another Mugabe term is going to have on the country's flagging economy.

Nomsa Maseko reports.

  • 22 Aug 2013
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