Zimbabwe's Mugabe holds lavish 89th birthday party
3 March 2013 Last updated at 02:09 GMT
Thousands of people have attended a lavish party to celebrate Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's 89th birthday in the mining town of Bindura.
Mr Mugabe was presented with a cake said to weigh 89kg (196lb), and gold coins were minted to mark the occasion.
The celebrations cost about $600,000 (£400,000), reports say.
Alpa Patel reports.