Author, motivational speaker and activist Patson Dzamara has responded to news that the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) is appealing to the public for information on his brother Itai Dzamara’s whereabouts. This is the first time the police have spoken publicly on Dzamara who has been missing for three years with Dzamara’s brother, Patson saying the police have not been updating the family on their investigations as ordered by the High Court.
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Speaking on micro-blogging website Twitter, Patson said it is diabolic for Government to ask the public for assistance through ZRP when it is the one responsible for Itai’s disappearance. Said Patson:
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It’s diabolic for this government to ask the citizens through ZRP to assist with information regarding the whereabouts of my brother Itai. Never have I minced my words that they are responsible for Itai’s abduction & missing. They must just bring him back to us, dead or alive.
He added that the latest move by the Zanu-PF administration will not silence him. Patson said he is ready to die for his brother’s return. Said Patson:
Over 5000 Zimbabweans have been abducted on political grounds since 1980. The reason why Itai’s issue didn’t die down is because I (we) fought hard. If ZANU-PF thinks they can play politics using this matter they haven’t seen anything yet. I am prepared to fight even with my Iife
Patson Dzamara was a political activist and motivational speaker. He was also the younger brother of Itai Dzamara the activist who went missing in 2015 after he was allegedly abducted by unknown people. In August 2020, it was revealed that Dzamara was ill after being... Read More About Patson Dzamara
Jonathan Moyo is a Zimbabwean politician and former member of the ZANU-PF party where he was a member of the party's Politiburo. He is also the former minister of Higher and Tertiary Education. Moyo was expelled from Parliament as the (Tsholotsho North) Legislator in November... Read More About Jonathan Moyo
The Zimbabwe Republic Police is the country's law enforcing and maintaining organ. It was established in 1980 evolving from the Rhodesian Police and incorporated members from both the Rhodesian and the nationalist forces. It operates under the Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage. Read More About Zimbabwe Republic Police