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Zimbabwe activist pastor Mawarire arrested over fuel protests


Reuters
Updated: 16-01-2019 13:34 IST
Zimbabwe activist pastor Mawarire arrested over fuel protests

Armed Zimbabwean police arrested activist pastor Evan Mawarire at his home on Wednesday and were to charge him with inciting public violence following protests that left three people dead this week, his lawyer said.

A Reuters witness saw about a dozen heavily armed police officers bundling Mawarire into the back seat of a truck and his lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa, who was present, told reporters that the pastor would be charged at a police station.

(Reporting by MacDonald Dzirutwe and Gift Sukhala Editing by James Macharia)


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