Court Ends Sikhala Jail Nightmare As MP Granted $25 000 Bail
By Staff Reporter
MDC top politician and MP, Job Sikhala was finally granted $25 000 bail by the High Court Monday after languishing in remand prison at Chikurubi for nearly three weeks.
The opposition lawmaker is being accused of publishing falsehoods.
This follows claims he allegedly made via social media to the effect that a baby was accidentally struck and killed by a baton wielding Harare police officer while strapped on its mother’s back at a city bus stop.
The report taken from a widely circulated WhatsApp video proved to be based on false claims.