Prominent Zimbabwean journalist, Hopewell Chin’ono was denied bail on Friday and remanded in custody to August 7.
The corruption whistleblower was arrested on Monday for inciting public violence after he rallied behind the citizenry to participate in the anti-corruption protests slated for the 31st of July.
After appearing before Harare Magistrate on Thursday, as he headed into the prisons vehicle which later took him to prison, Chin’ono said:
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Journalism has been criminalised. The struggle against corruption should continue. People should not stop, they should carry on with it.
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