Home Politics MDC Alliance Youth Leader Obey Sithole Arrested

MDC Alliance Youth Leader Obey Sithole Arrested

MDC Alliance Youth Leader Obey Sithole Arrested

MDC Alliance Youth Leader Obey Sithole is reported to have been arrested by police yesterday.

Although details of his arrest were still sketchy at the time of publishing, party spokesperson Advocate Fadzai Mahere confirmed the development on her Twitter account last night.

However, Advocate Mahere did not disclose what charges Sithole has been slapped with.

Writing on her Twitter account, Mahere said,

“Tonight, Youth Assembly Chair @TereraiSithole will spend a night in police cells following his arrest earlier today by
@PoliceZimbabwe. This is the latest in a series of co-ordinated attacks on the MDC Alliance. We condemn the continued assault on the freedoms of our members.”

Sithole’s arrest comes hard on the heels of prominent Harare lawyer Thabani Mpofu’s arrest on Monday. Mpofu is a legal representative to MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, who represented the latter when he challenged President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s victory in the 2018 presidential election.

He was charged with ‘Defeating or obstructing the course of justice’. The police alleged that he filed a court application at the Constitutional Court on behalf of his client using an affidavit filed by a “fictitious person”.

Trending On Zimetro. . .

Watch: Gauteng woman is badly beaten by a police officer asking him to wear a mask while talking to her

The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Police Department, IPID and even Minister Fikile Mbalula have all reacted with horror after it was reported that a citizen was beaten, kicked and groped following an altercation in Gauteng.

police beating a woman

The family of Thalente Ngidi has shared their grievances on social media, recalling a horrific encounter that the citizen had with an overzealous officer. After a routine traffic stop, its understood Ngidi a…full story

Trending On ZIMetro News. . .

Jay Isreal to expose Prophet Makandiwa this Friday

It’s time for the truth to be revealed, I know many of you still believe in this charlatan (Emmanuel Makandiwa) but this Friday will open your eyes. You are going to hear heartbreaking testimonials of people who have fallen victim of different forms...learn more