Tag: Protestors

Occupy City Hall protestors claim State intimidation

Occupy City Hall protestors claim State intimidation

A group of anti-government protestors camped at Large City Hall in Bulawayo have claimed they are being intimidated by State security agents, who are demanding they abandon the protest. The activists, operating under the banner Tajamuka/Sesjikile, launched Occupy City Hall protest on Saturday, demonstrating against government’s failure to arrest the deteriorating […]

Will government crush Tsvangirai’s MDC demo?

Will government crush Tsvangirai’s MDC demo?

The MDC has announced it is planning a large-scale civilian protest on April 14. Opposition officials say this is a fulfilment of a key resolution of the MDC’s 2014 national congress that was held at the City Sports Centre in Harare, to force government to implement fundamental electoral and political […]

Dzamara ghost haunts Mugabe

Dzamara ghost haunts Mugabe

THE “ghost” of missing journalist-cum-human rights activist Itai Dzamara yesterday came back to haunt President Robert Mugabe’s government when hundreds of angry protesters threatened to storm Parliament Building to express their displeasure at State security agencies’ lack of urgency in investigating the matter. Anti-riot police and protestors faced off for […]

Hundreds rally a year after Zimbabwe regime critic’s abduction

Hundreds rally a year after Zimbabwe regime critic’s abduction

Hundreds rallied in Zimbabwe’s capital Wednesday over the shadowy disappearance of an opposition activist a year ago, as the United States led calls for a probe into “politically motivated violence”. Zimbabwe’s 92-year-old ruler Robert Mugabe, who has led the country since independence from Britain in 1980, has been accused by […]