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NewsDay reporter hospitalised after being attacked by police

Ruvimbo Muchenje

NewsDay reporter hospitalised after being attacked by police. News Day reporter, Ruvimbo Muchenje has reportedly been hospitalised after she was beaten by police officers in Harare this Saturday. Reports reaching us indicate that @r_muchenje a reporter with the @NewsDayZimbabwe has been beaten up by the @PoliceZimbabwe in Harare CBD today during the course of her duty. We are told she has been taken to hospital.

This comes at a time when members of the media are urging the “Zimbabwean government to comply with regional and continental

instruments which are an essential condition to the “ongoing” media law reform processes”.

Compliance with these instruments as derived and underpinned by the African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights (ACHPR) and in sync with the country’s Constitution (Section 61), is critical to the enactment and domestication of democratic media, free expression and access to information laws.

Source – Pindula News

In other news – Update: Gringo’s wife says Pokello did not pay the whole bill

Ailing actor Lazurus “Gringo” Boora’s wife Netsai Meki has praised socialite Pokello Nare for chipping in with some of the money for his hospital bills. Gringo is currently admitted at CitiMed Hospital in Chitungwiza.

Gringo

Lately, social media has been awash with information that Pokello had paid RTGS18000 in assisting hospital expenses for the veteran actor. However, Meki revealed the real figure of the amount paid by Pokello and she thanked her for the…continue reading.

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