Justin Pearce, University of Cambridge In April 2013, Mozambican riot police dispersed a gathering of veterans from the one-time rebel movement Renamo in Muxúnguè, a small town in Sofala province in central Mozambique. The next morning Renamo retaliated, shooting at the police post and killing at least three police officers. Over the following year Renamo […]
George Karekwaivanane In the week leading up to the Zimbabwean general elections in March 2008, Masimba Kuchera, Michael Muza and Tafadzwa Rugoho filed an urgent High Court chamber application which challenged the President’s gazetting of Statutory Instrument 43 the previous week. That Instrument authorised police officers to assist illiterate or disabled voters in the polling […]
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