In this file photo President Mugabe poses for a photo with Mhofu Primary School pupils from Highfield, Lavender Tagara and Fidelis Mezandonye after their school won the Millennium Cup (for Primary Schools) in the Agricultural Produce Section at the Harare Agricultural Show. - (Picture by Innocent Makawa)

In this file photo President Mugabe poses for a photo with Mhofu Primary School pupils from Highfield, Lavender Tagara and Fidelis Mezandonye after their school won the Millennium Cup (for Primary Schools) in the Agricultural Produce Section at the Harare Agricultural Show. – (Picture by Innocent Makawa)

Felex Share Senior Reporter
The first family is today expected to host the children’s party traditionally held on the eve of the country’s independence anniversary.

The event, is attended by thousands of school children drawn from the country’s ten provinces, is being at the city sports centre in Harare.

President Mugabe is expected to address the gathering later today.

More to follow….