ZLHR (@ZLHRLawyers )


Bio ZLHR works to foster a culture of human rights and encourage the growth of human rights through observance of the rule of law in Zimbabwe.
Location Harare Zimbabwe
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Account created 02-10-2012 07:30:28
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Twitter Web App : The unidentified men who disrupted Takudzwa Ngadziore's media briefing also assaulted journalists, confiscated&destroyed some of their equipment.

Twitter Web App : Takudzwa Ngadziore was assaulted as he was briefing journalists about students' protests close to Impala Car Rental offices in Harare against the use of the vehicle leasing company's cars in the abduction of student journalist Tawanda Muchehiwa.

Twitter Web App : Our lawyer Webster Jiti has now left Harare Central Police Station after ensuring that Takudzwa Ngadziore who was brutally assaulted today got some food provided by his friends after he was arrested&charged with participating in a gathering with intent to promote public violence.

Twitter Web App : In the meantime, Manjengwa, Gura & Changara remain detained in prison.

Twitter Web App : Once again, it was a false start to the hearing of the bail appeal for Terrence Manjengwa, Blessed Changara&Barnabas Gura filed by ZLHR as the matter was postponed to Tuesday after a law officer from NPA requested for more time to go through the record of proceedings.

Twitter Web App : The 13 Harare residents who include Tsitsi Dangarembga Fadzayi Mahere will return to court on 24 September after proceedings were postponed as Prosecutor Michael Reza was not available and ready to proceed with the matter today.

Twitter Web App : Prosecutors allege that the 27 year-old Five, who is represented by Mutape Paidamoyo Saurombe of ZLHR complained that the bus fare amounting to RTGS$12 charged from Chitungwiza to Harare is expensive&faulted President Mnangagwa for presiding over mismanagement of the economy.

Twitter Web App : In Zim, ordinary citizens continue to be targeted for freely expressing themselves&in Chitungwiza Nhamo Five, a security guard is appearing in court after he was arrested for insulting President Mnangagwa after he allegedly complained about high bus fare charges.

Twitter Web App : Chief Mutekedza) 's Twitter Profile">Chief Mutekedza Tsitsi Dangarembga Fadzayi Mahere Chief Mutekedza) 's Twitter Profile">Chief Mutekedza you must be reading our updates selectively. We are the ones who even posted the video of Manjengwa being assaulted at court. And we have been updating on the trio and today we even updated that their bail appeal is being heard at High Court

Twitter Web App : Zengeza West MP Hon. Job Sikhala will have to stay long in Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison after the High Court advised that Justice Ndewere will hand down her ruling on his bail appeal on Tuesday 22 September ️2:30 PM.

Twitter Web App : Our lawyers pushed for the transcribed record of proceedings to be availed and it was made available on 17 Sept. We are hoping that today, the appeal will finally be heard.

Twitter Web App : The bail appeal was filed on 10 Sept & set down for hearing on 14 Sept but postponed to 16 Sept as the State was not ready to proceed. On 16 Sept, hearing was once again postponed to 18 Sept to enable the transcribed record of proceedings from Magistrates Court to be availed.

Twitter Web App : ZLHR continues pursuing all legal means to ensure that our clients are released from prison & today our lawyer Kossam Ncube will represent Terrence Manjengwa Blessed Changara & Barnabas Gura when their bail appeal is set to be heard at High Court.

Twitter Web App : The 13 residents represented by ZLHR were arrested for allegedly staging protests demanding an end to corruption and the release of Hopewell Chin'ono & Jacob Ngarivhume.

Twitter Web App : Today, 13 Harare residents including Tsitsi Dangarembga & Fadzayi Mahere are appearing in court after they were arrested on 31 July & charged with participating in a gathering with intention to promote public violence&for unnecessary movement during govt enforced national lockdown.

Twitter Web App : Zimbabwe Republic Polices boss Godwin Matanga is paying dearly for misdemeanours of his subordinates with Magistrate Dhliwayo ordering him to pay RTGS$56 640 for damages to Philemon Jijitas vehicle which was burnt to ashes by cops who were evicting illegal miners at Jumbo Mine in Mazowe

Twitter Web App : By instituting such anti-impunity claims against state actors, who often violate human rights of others under the guise of acting within the realm of the law, ZLHR does so, so as to deter & discourage such violations.

Twitter Web App : During trial before Magistrate Dhliwayo, Jijita also argued that he suffered severe shock & trauma at witnessing his vehicle being wantonly burnt down by police officers without reasonable justification.

Twitter Web App : Jijita's immobile vehicle, a Nissan Hi-Rider, which was parked as it had some flat tyres, caught on fire&was burnt down to ashes. Jijita, with assistance from Tinashe Chinopfukutwa of ZLHR, sued Zimbabwe Republic Police for the damage caused to his vehicle.