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Gwanda Villagers Set Free Over Illegal Occupation of State Land

A ZIMBABWEAN court has set free 61 villagers, who were being prosecuted in Gwanda, in Matabeleland South province, on charges of illegally occupying state...

Press statements / Alerts

On World Water Day, Harness the Potential of Water as an Instrument for Peace

ON World Water Day, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) implores local and central government to perform their legal obligations of ensuring sufficient, safe,...

Chief Loses Vehicle, Household Property over Delinquency

A FORMER traditional leader has lost a vehicle and household property after it was confiscated for sale to recover more than US$10 000, which...

Media & Blogging

Beleaguered City of Bulawayo Forced to Engage Engineers over Perennial Water Crisis

AUTHORITIES at City of Bulawayo say they are currently consulting their engineers in order to formulate a response to some disgruntled residents, who recently...

ZLHR Rescues Toddler, Pregnant Woman, Detained over School Maladministration Protest

ZIMBABWEAN authorities have been forced to set free a toddler and a pregnant woman, whom they had detained together with some aggrieved villagers, who...

On International Women’s Day, Invest in Women and Accelerate Progress

ON INTERNATIONAL Women’s Day (IWD) Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) stands in solidarity with all women and girls in Zimbabwe and around the...


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