Police arrests ZINASU leader


MASVINGO – Police in Masvingo has arrested Zimbabwe National Students Union (ZINASU) president Takudzwa Ngadziore and five other members who are convening their general council assembly at Lee’s Inn Hotel in Rhodhene.

Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights member Martin Mureri who is representing the students told The Mirror that there are no charges brought against the six yet.

It is understood that ZINASU is aligned to Nelson Chamisa’s MDC Alliance.

Masvingo Police spokesperson Kudakwashe Dhewa said he is not aware of the arrest.

The six were arrested at a conference room at the hotel at around 1pm while 47 others escaped arrest. The general council meeting was being attended by 53 members. Some members locked themselves in hotel rooms while others fled the hotel.

“No charges have been brought against the six who are being detained at Masvingo Central Police station. I am attending to their case,” said Mureri.


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