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Pictures: Mugabe sleeping during summit

President Robert Mugabe (89) and members of his entourage were once again caught sleeping during the Arab-Africa summit in Kuwait on Tuesday. 

Sleeping on the Job: President Robert Mugabe and his entourage
Sleeping on the Job: President Robert Mugabe and his entourage

The images will surely raise questions about why his regime continue to spend millions of dollars in scarce resources every year on such trips only for them to go and sleep during the proceedings.

Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah opened the third Arab-Africa summit on Tuesday with a pledge to provide $1bn in low-interest loans to African countries over a five-year period.

The summit seeks to promote economic ties between Gulf and African states.

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