Archive for May 2nd, 2020

Zimbabwe Extends COVID Lockdown, Despite Pleas From Workers

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has extended the country’s lockdown by two weeks to contain the coronavirus, while working people complain that they can’t make a living. Mnangagwa’s response to them – it’s better for the economy to suffer than for the pandemic to...
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Covid-19: More prisoners freed in Zimbabwe virus amnesty

HARARE: Zimbabwe has granted clemency to more prisoners, broadening the conditions for release in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a government notice, those who are facing life sentences and who have served at least 20 years of that sentence could be released....
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