Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore was yesterday picked up for questioning by police on allegations of kidnapping his lawyer following an argument over a labour dispute.
Speaking to The Herald, Chief police spokeswoman Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba confirmed a warned and cautioned statement was recorded from Chikore at Highlands Police Station. Said Charamba:
He was picked up today (yesterday) and a warned and cautioned statement was recorded following a report by his lawyer for kidnapping.
She said by last night Chikore was still assisting police with investigations at Highlands Police Station who were still gathering details of the case.