HARARE – Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono has been denied bail again by Harare Magistrate Ngoni Nduna following his latest application.
Magistrate Ngoni Nduna said “basis for the call of protests was the fall of Zanu PF which has not happened.”
“So… violent demonstrations remain pending. July 31 was only a date when they were meant to commence.”
Hopewell is facing charges of inciting public violence since his arrest on 20 July 2020 after publishing a series of articles on social media exposing government corruption involving people at very high offices
His investigative work led to the firing of former Minister of Health Obadiah Moyo. More to follow…