Articles tagged 'protest'

Police ban ZCTU protest march 10 October 2018 HARARE – Plans by the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) to demonstrate against the recently introduced tax were thrown into disarray yesterday after police banned the protest saying government is still to contain the cholera outbreak. In a statement yesterday, the police said last month...
ED's commission of inquiry faces fresh court challenge 6 October 2018 HARARE - A Zimbabwean woman has approached the High Court seeking to stop the work of a commission of inquiry set up by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to investigate the August 1, 2018 killings, pending the outcome of another case in which she is demanding to have the appointment of some members nu...
Police leave Daily News reporters for dead 30 September 2017 HARARE - Two journalists from the Daily News were yesterday left for dead after police fired rubber bullets at them while they were covering a demonstration that rocked parts of Harare's central business district. The police, who were indiscriminately firing pellets at civilians, seriously inj...
Activists acquitted over bond notes protest 13 May 2017 HARARE - Three #Tajamuka leaders were yesterday acquitted of charges of mobilising against the introduction of bond notes last year. The trio — #Tajamuka spokesperson Promise Mkwananzi, 35, Mehluli Dube, 35, and 23-year-old Kudakwashe Manjonjo — were facing charges of addressing a media briefi...
Zvorwadza graft protest trial set for January 8 December 2016 HARARE - National Vendors Union of Zimbabwe chairperson Sten Zvorwadza will stand trial in January on charges stemming from his arrest with more than a dozen other activists while protesting alleged municipal police corruption. Zvorwadza, who has not been asked to plead to misdemeanour charges...
'DeMbare players to play under protest' 16 August 2014 HARARE - Dynamos players have failed to find common ground with the club's executive and have resolved to play tomorrow's Chibuku Super Cup encounter against Black Rhinos under protest. The players say although they are still owed large sums of monies by the club they agreed to fulfil the matc...