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Police, soldiers patrol Zimbabwe’s Bulawayo as opposition protest thwarted

19 August 2019, 5:25 PM

Hundreds of police backed by soldiers and army helicopters have been deployed in Zimbabwe’s second city on Monday.

Zimbabwe police ban opposition protest planned for Monday

19 August 2019, 6:07 AM

Zimbabwe police have banned an anti-government demonstration planned for Monday by the country’s main opposition party in the city of Bulawayo, saying it would likely result in “public disorder”.

Zimbabwe’s MDC leader says they backed down from protest to avoid bloodshed

17 August 2019, 11:19 AM

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader said his party backed down from a planned anti-government protest on Friday to avoid bloodshed and signalled the MDC would change tactics in confronting what it called a “fascist” government.

‘They can’t defeat the people’ – Zimbabwe opposition after protest clampdown

16 August 2019, 6:13 PM

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader said his party backed down from planned anti-government protests on Friday to avoid bloodshed but signalled that the opposition would continue its challenge to President Emmerson Mnanagwe with changed tactics.

Zimbabwe bans opposition demonstrations, police on high alert

16 August 2019, 7:32 AM

Zimbabwean police have banned street demonstrations planned by the main opposition on Friday and anyone who takes part would be committing a crime, a police spokesman said, likely escalating political tension in the southern African nation.



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