WATCH: Nurses and doctors arrested in Harare
According to the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, the arrested are charged with contravening sec 8(3)(a) of the Public Health (COVID 19 Prevention, Containment & Treatment Regulations).
Watch the video below:
#HappeningNow: watch riot @PoliceZimbabwearresting doctors and nurses they insist police force cars are more equipped than doctors on service delivery @RMajongwe @MinOfInfoZW @ProfJNMoyo @steve_hanke @ShingiMunyeza @daddyhope @usembassyharare @Wamagaisa @jsnetzim pic.twitter.com/c4xoAwiAjd— TechMag.TV (@TechMagTV) July 6, 2020
A video that is circulating 9on the internet shows the nurses being loaded on police vehicles.
Engage and resolve the issues. This is not the solution. pic.twitter.com/6utFESm6vf— Saviour Kasukuwere (@Hon_Kasukuwere) July 6, 2020
One is seen saying they would rather be kept by the state at the police station because they cannot afford to stay at home and take care of their livelihoods.