Freedom of Expression Tracker: Assaulted

Anti-riot police assault journalist Lovemore Meya during a hunt for rowdy residents who were allegedly fuelling violence.

MISA Stance:

MISA-Zimbabwe strongly condemns the escalation in cases involving the assault of journalists by the police. The police should ensure perpetrators are brought to book since a report of the assault was made at Harare Central Police station under case number IRO1/02/64.