NEWSFLASH: War vets leader gets bail

ZIMBABWE National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) secretary-general, Victor Matemadanda and two other freedom fighters’ leaders who are facing charges of undermining President Robert Mugabe were granted bail by a local court.

Harare magistrate Vakai Chikwekwe has granted a US$300 bail apiece to Matemadanda, ZNLWVA vice-chairman, Headman Moyo and the association’s Harare executive member. This came a day after ZNLWVA spokesperson, Douglas Mahiya was released on US$300 bail on the same charges that are resulting from a communique issued by the war veterans organisation.

In the communique, the war veterans pushed for Mugabe ouster.-Staff Writer