Tafadzwa Choto | Activist

From Emergent Africa Fri Dec 28 2012, 14:36:00

From the Franz Fanon blog.Tafadzwa Choto on repression in Zimbabwe:

Tafadzwa was one of six Zimbabwe activists who were convicted for watching a video of the Arab Spring. The six were convicted of "conspiracy to commit public violence". Each has been given a suspended sentence of two years. The suspension is on condition that no similar offence is committed in the next five years. The six were arrested when police raided a meeting in February last year which showed news footage of the revolutions in Egypt and Tunisia. The state claims they had planned and were about to launch a similar uprising in Zimbabwe-African Caribbean Network

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Tunisie:   Les opérateurs de l'Utica face aux barons de l'économie parallèle (news)
La Presse
1 April 2015

L'économie parallèle engloutit, aujourd'hui, près de 54% de notre économie nationale. Les hommes d'affaires et les opérateurs relevant de l'Utica menacent de ... [read more]

Tunisie:   Terrorisme - Donald Tusk à Tunis pour assurer du soutien de l'Europe (news)
Radio France Internationale
1 April 2015

Le président du Conseil européen s'est rendu à Tunis mardi dans le cadre d'un voyage régional. Donald Tusk est venu manifester le soutien de l'Union européenne au ... [read more]

Afrique:   La Tunisie autorisée à disputer les éliminatoires de la CAN 2017 (news)
Africa Top Sports
31 March 2015

C'est enfin officiel. La Tunisie pourra participer aux éliminatoires de la CAN 2017. C'est ce qu'on peut retenir de la décision du Jury d'Appel de la CAF (Confédération ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!