Political violence, tear gas in as Norton Temba Mliswa rally attracts multitudes

There was violence today in Norton as it emerged that independent candidate, the former Zanu-PF member, Temba Mliswa, had a lot of support ahead of the 22 October by-election. Police had to fire tear gas to disperse crowds. A rally he was scheduled to address was reportedly attracted more than 3,000 people, triggering alleged Zanu-PF youth to block him from addressing the rally.

Tweets posted on Twitter had pictures of riot police, with those on the ground saying the situation had turned violent:



Quick NetOne, Telecel, Africom, And Econet Airtime Recharge

If anything goes wrong, click here to enter your query.

News On WhatsApp

Tap to join WhatsApp Group(no discussions)

If you find the group full, please notify us on +263 777 784 119 or +263 732 464 000.


Back to top

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published.