Police Targets Restaurants
14 June 2021

By A Correspondent-The Zimbabwe Republic Police said it will be raiding all restaurants found breaching the new lockdown measures which were put in place by the government at the weekend.

ZRP spokesperson, Paul Nyathi in a statement Monday gave the warning.

Nyathi said restaurants and fast-food outlets should observe the law and ensure that they only serve take-aways as pronounced by the Government. Only hotels and lodges are allowed to serve resident customers in their bars and restaurants until 10pm every day, he explained.

Nyathi urged members of the public to desist from boarding pirate taxis commonly known as mushika-shika to ensure smooth maintenance of law and order in the country.

“ZRP will ensure that the curfew order previously issued by the Government is complied with. The curfew order runs from 10pm to 5.30am the following day. We will ensure that the wearing of face masks, social distancing and hand sanitising is conducted in all public places, which include tobacco auction floors, supermarkets, public transport and marketplaces,” said Nyathi.