03/15/2013 08:24 am ET Updated May 15, 2013

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe Seeks Stake In Namesake Clothing Line

In Zimbabwe there's Versace, Polo, Tommy and Mugabe. Pres. Robert Mugabe, the 89-year-old president of the southern Africa country, has always had a special flare for fashion that served as the inspiration behind the Yedu Nesu owned clothing label.

The young company has created t-shirts, hats and other accessories based of the flamboyant militia style of the president. While they claim they had his blessing in the beginning, Mugabe did not show interest in having shares in the venture. But now the president and his party, the Zanu-PF, want a piece of the expanding pie.