Bulawayo Human Rights Lawyers,Says 16 Children And 86 Adults Were Arrested Over #Sesijikile / #Tajamuka!, Protests

BULAWAYO – Approximately 16 children have been arrested and detained together with 86 adults in connection with Wednesday’s mass stay away in Zimbabwe dubbed #ZimShutDown.
According to Abammeli Human Rights Lawyers, a non profit legal organisation based in Bulawayo, many of these kids were nabbed during running battles between civilians and riot police in Makhokhoba on Wednesday.
The children are currently under detention in one of the police cells in Bulawayo.

Although the rights defenders’ group could not share much details on the matter, they told Zim Metro that they were currently working flat out to secure the release of the children and other adult suspects.  Source – Zim Metro

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