FIVE political activists have been arrested by the police today at the Harare Gardens.
The five are Patson Dzamara, (brother of the disappeared Itayi Dzamara, Linda Masarira, (who was recently released from prison after spending more than two months in prison, Makomborero Haruzivishe, Rangarirai Nhende and Leverage Masvondo.
The five were arrested this afternoon while having lunch in the Harare gardens. The five were wearing T-shirts written, “#The Endgame, A new Zimbabwe is possible” and were bundled into a police truck.
At the time of going to press the five were at Harare Central Police Station.
Dzamara says the police had not informed them yet of what charges their were facing but had only told them that the order to arrest them had come from “above”. –Patience Rusere