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Ivory poachers arrested in Harare

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Members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police in Harare have reported that they have arrested two suspects accused of illegal possession of ivory.

The police say the suspects were nabbed at a restaurant in Belgravia while trying to sell the ivory.

One of the suspects is reported to have attempted to flee but was apprehended by the police.

A docket was opened the suspects will soon appear in court.

Meanwhile, in two unrelated incidents, which occurred in Masvingo and Mutare, two men were fatally assaulted when they were caught attempting to steal from premises.

The 8 suspects who assaulted the alleged thieves been reportedly arrested in Masvingo.

The police have strongly warned civilians against meting out instant justice whenever a crime is committed against them as they may end up facing more serious criminal charges themselves.

In other news – Pictures – Nigerians finally leave South Africa

Scores of Nigerians in South Africa started the process of leaving South Africa on Wednesday morning due to the xenophobic attacks that are spreading all over South Africa.

Nigerians leave

South Africa media have reported that “Nigerians have been gathering outside the Nigerian consulate since the early hours of this morning. They’re being bussed to OR Tambo International airport where they’ll be on various flights back to Nigeria today.” continue reading

Source – Byo24News