Opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) leader Nelson Chamisa says he has reached out to President Emmerson Mnangagwa over the incarceration of Zengeza West legislator Job Sikhala but to no avail.
Sikhala has been in custody without trial since his arrest on charges of inciting public
Outspoken legislator Temba Mliswa has expressed his dissatisfaction with the country's judicial system, saying prison has become a place solely for the disadvantaged and political rivals to the ruling Zanu PF party.
The Norton parliamentarian was reacting to the acquittal of Gokwe-Nembudziya legislator, Justice Mayor Wadyajena
Incarcerated Zengeza West legislator, Job Sikhala has penned an emotional Christmas message from Chikurubi Maximum Prison saying he has no bitterness over his prosecution.
Sikhala has been in jail for six months without trial on charges of inciting public violence in the aftermath of slain CCC
Opposition Citizens Coalition for Change president Nelson Chamisa has been denied access to meet incarcerated legislators Job Sikhala, Godfrey Sithole and fourteen other Nyatsime party activists who are facing charges of inciting public violence.
Chamisa had gone to Chikurubi Maximum Prison after he was cleared by
Flamboyant businessman and the ruling ZANU PF Central Committee member Mike Chimombe has been acquitted of a fraud charge involving over US$16 000, a development that has sparked outrage among citizens.
Chimombe becomes the second ZANU PF official after Justice Mayor Wadyajena to dodge prison over
Opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) president Nelson Chamisa has written to the Commissioner General of the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) seeking clearance to visit incarcerated legislators Job Sikhala, Godfrey Sithole and fourteen other Nyatsime residents.
Chamisa's previous attempt to visit Sikhala and other
Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) leader Nelson Chamisa says the party is doing everything within its powers to ensure the release of incarcerated legislators Job Sikhala and Godfrey Sithole together with 14 others.
Sikhala and Sithole have spent more than 100 days in remand prison on
Incarcerated Zengeza West Member of Parliament, Job Sikhala has written a letter informing Zimbabweans that he has appointed his lawyer friend Freddy Masarirevu as his family and personal spokesman with immediate effect.
According to the letter, Sikhala says he was forced to appoint a personal spokesperson
Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) Secretary General, Charlton Hwende had called for his party to seek either a political or mass action for the the release of Job Sikhala and his co-accused.
This follows recent comments by Professor Lovemore Madhuku who suggested that political
Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) national spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere has played down National Constitutional Assembly leader Professor Lovemore Madhuku’s assertions that incarcerated legislator Job Sikhala’s bail could have been negotiated through dialogue.
Sikhala, fellow legislator Godfrey Sithole and 16 other party supporters have been in prison