Tinashe Sambiri|Police on Saturday arrested 13 Citizens’ Coalition For Change members- including a diabetic 68-year- old woman.
The CCC supporters were arrested for conducting a door- to door -campaign programme in Masvingo Urban Constituency.
In a statement, CCC condemned the persecution of its members by the Zanu PF regime.
“#ALERT Ward 3 candidate, Rocky Kamuzonda & 13 CCC members were unlawfully arrested .
No charge has been preferred against them. Among the detained are a 68 year old diabetic patient, Shingairai Chapura, whom the police won’t release. She hasn’t taken her meds since 2pm,” CCC spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere said in a statement on Saturday.