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Massive protests erupt in Zimbabwe as residents angered with fuel price hike


Massive protests erupt in Zimbabwe as residents angered with fuel price hike
Police fired teargas to disperse youths protesting outside the high court in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo, according to video footage from the Centre For Innovation & Technology. (Image Credit: Reuters)

Protesters barricaded roads and burned tyres in a suburb of Zimbabwe's capital Harare on Monday, two days after President Emmerson Mnangagwa's announced a massive fuel price surge in an effort to stem a deepening economic crisis. Police fired teargas to disperse youths protesting outside the high court in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo, according to video footage from the Centre For Innovation & Technology, a local news service.

(With inputs from agencies.)


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