According to the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR), MDC vice national chairperson, Job Sikhala who is facing treason charges, has been asked to pay $50 000 for his release on bail by the Masvingo High Court.
Below is the ZLHR statement:
Introducing the Pindula News Mobil App
Download from Google Play Store
During bail hearing proceedings at Masvingo High Court for the release of Hon. Job Sikhala represented by ZLHR Lawyers, the State has made a shocking request that Hon. Job Sikhala be released on $50 000 bail and be barred from addressing any political gatherings.
Sikhala was arrested last week following his remarks at a rally in Bikita, Masvingo province. He allegedly threatened to overthrow the government before the next elections which are due in 2023.
Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) is a not for profit human rights organization whose core objective is to foster a culture of human rights in Zimbabwe as well as encourage the growth and strengthening of human rights at all levels of Zimbabwean society through... Read More About Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights