Tag: Police

Zimbabwe police deny using bullets in anti-Mugabe protests

Zimbabwe police deny using bullets in anti-Mugabe protests

Zimbabwe police on Sunday denied using bullets to disperse protests against President Robert Mugabe at the weekend, as activists called for electoral reforms ahead of general elections in 2018. “For the record no firearm or live bullets were used in the perceived protests throughout the country,” police spokesperson Paul Nyathi said […]

There is hope for Zimbabwe

There is hope for Zimbabwe

FOR some strange reason, I hardly get stopped at a road block. Today I was stopped and I was indeed on the wrong side of the law. Something remarkable happened. As the police officer was taking my details his countenance changed. He stopped writing and looked at me intently. The conversation […]

Police raid MDC HQ, 15 arrested

Police raid MDC HQ, 15 arrested

Police yesterday raided the MDC’s Harvest House headquarters in Harare and apprehended at least 15 MDC employees over allegations of assaulting a Zanu PF supporter on Saturday. The MDC members of staff included three students on attachment and MDC deputy national chairman Morgen Komichi. They were dragged to Harare Central […]

Police blasts social media abuse

Police blasts social media abuse

Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri has deplored the use of social media by Zimbabweans to insult each other, saying this had the potential to cause instability in the country. Comm-Gen Chihuri was addressing 31 officers leaving Zimbabwe on a United Nations peacekeeping mission to South Sudan. Though Comm-Gen Chihuri did not mention […]