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President Robert Mugabe turns 90 on 21 February 2014. This day has since been canonized into a social and political movement and elevated to a day of national importance in Zimbabwe. What exactly is the significance of this day? For a few decades now, the day has been associated with the metaphors of youth, vibrancy, renaissance and hope. There is wide media coverage of this event to fortify these metaphors, values and beliefs.