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Elephant Not On The Menu At Robert Mugabe’s 91st Birthday Bash

Robert Mugabe

Plans had been made to slaughter two elephants for Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s 91st birthday party, but it turned out the hotel had no fridge space for such large cuts of meat. As IOL so aptly put it, the elephant was most definitely in the room, but luckily not on anybody’s plate. The $1.3 million… Read more »