By A Correspondent| A prison officer from Chikurubi Maximum Prison, Pilate Chirume is in the eye of a storm after his alleged leaking of pictures of an ailing inmate who is being denied medical access.
According to a message circulating on social media, Chirume is now under arrest, charged with espionage and has no one to stand for him.
“He is being accused of taking photographs of abused prisoners and leaking them to the media. He needs urgent help. Is still at Chikurubi Max Prison now as l write this at 08:47 am Zimbabwe time. Those who can help by contacting lawyers for Human Rights please do,” reads one of the messages shared on social media.
More to follow…