Latest on Advocate Thabani Mpofu
Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights had earlier on reported in the morning that Mpofu left Rhodesville Police Station presumably heading to Harare Magistrates Court for his initial court appearance.
The organization also added that during the night of 2 June police added another charge against Mpofu accusing him of contravening sec 172(b) (1) of Criminal Code.
Team of lawyers representing @adv_fulcrum led by Beatrice Mtetwa currently at Rottenrow waiting for the commencement of proceedings. @rose_hanzi @advocatemahere @DougColtart @Wamagaisa @SadcLawyers @Follow_SALC @AvocatAfricain @SAHRDNetwork pic.twitter.com/nyk2ebk5UO— ZLHR (@ZLHRLawyers) June 3, 2020
Allegations are that he concealed a transaction from another law firm.
We will update the story as the court proceedings unfold.