A Zimbabwean Journalist Was Arrested For Writing An Article About The County’s First Lady Grace Mugabe – Here Is The Full Story Below.
Police In Mutare have arrested a NewsDay reporter for writing a story on the First Lady Grace Mugabe donating used underpants to Zanu PF supporters.
Kenneth Nyangani, on Monday reported that over the weekend Chikanga, Dangamvura law maker, Isau Mupfumi distributed used clothes to his Zanu PF supporters on behalf of the party’s secretary for women’s affairs, Grace Mugabe, who had donated the used clothes.
Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights spokesperson, Kumbirai Mafunda, early Tuesday said they had deployed lawyers to assist the NewsDay reporter.
“Because we run a 24-hour rapid reaction system, ZLHR has managed to deploy our lawyer Passmore Nyakureba this evening to offer emergency legal support services to Newsday Journalist Kenneth Nyangani, who has been arrested by ZRP members for allegedly writing a story published in Monday’s edition of NewsDay, claiming that First Lady Grace Mugabe donated some used undergarments to some Zanu PF supporters in Manicaland province,”said Mafunda.
Media Institute of Southern Africa Zimbabwe chapter (MISA) chairman Golden Maunganidze was not available for comment. agencies