Zimbabwe Campaigns

Zimbabwe: Ensure Transparency and Independence of Judiciary | Joint Letter

Full PDF Version Judges of the Supreme Court of Zimbabwe August 3, 2017 The Honorable Robert Gabriel Mugabe The President of the Democratic Republic of Zimbabwe Munhumutapa Building Harare Re: Concerns over Constitution Amendment Bill (No.1) and judicial independence in … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Remedy Unlawful Arrest and Detention of Lawyer Fadzayi Mahere | Letter

Full PDF Version 28 December 2016 The Hon. Mr. Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa Minister of Justice and Legal Affairs C/o The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Secretary P. Bag 7751, Causeway, Harare Zimbabwe Phone: +011 263 04 7774560, +011 04 … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Ongoing Prosecution of Beatrice Mtetwa | Letter

Full PDF Version 31 October 2013 Khembo Mohadi Minister of Home Affairs 11th Floor, Mukwati Building Private Bag 7703, Causeway, HARARE, ZIMBABWE Mr. Johannes Tomana, Attorney-General, Office of the Attorney, PO Box 7714, Causeway, HARARE, ZIMBABWE Dear Minister, Re: Ms. … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Wrongful arrest and prosecution of lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa | Letter

In March human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa was arrested and detained for 8 nights after asking police for a search warrant and an inventory during a raid of her client’s premises. Charges of defeating and / or obstructing the course of justice under the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) were … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Unlawful arrest and detention of Beatrice Mtetwa | Letter

PDF version To: Robert Mugabe, President of Zimbabwe; CC: Officer in Charge, Harare Police; Patrick Chinamasa, Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs; Khembo Mohadi, co-Minister of Home Affairs; Augustine Chihuri, Commissioner-General of Police; Johannes … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Detention and Treatment of Human Rights Defender Jestina Mukoko

Re: Detention and Treatment of Human Rights Defender Jestina Mukoko To: President Robert G. Mugabe et al From: CHARLES B. DAVISON, LRWC Member Date: 2009-10-12 Further to our various letters to you over the past two years, we once again write concerning the case and situation of Jestina … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: WOZA and MOZA arrests

Re: WOZA and MOZA arrests To: Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, and others From: Charles B. Davidson, member of LRWC Date: 2009-02-17 We write at this time to express our concerns about the arrests of a number of persons on February 10, 2009, following peaceful demonstrations outside the … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Mr. Broderick Takawira, Mr. Pascal Gonzo, Mr. Zacharia Nkomo and Ms. Jestina Mukoko

Re: Mr. Broderick Takawira, Mr. Pascal Gonzo, Mr. Zacharia Nkomo and Ms. Jestina Mukoko To: President Robert G. Mugabe, and others From: Charles B. Davison, member of LRWC Date: 2008-12-10 Once again Lawyers Rights Watch Canada (LRWC) is writing to you to express our most serious … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Ms. Jennifer Williams and Ms. Magadonga Mahlangu

Re: Ms. Jennifer Williams and Ms. Magadonga Mahlangu To: Mr. Robert G. Mugabe, President of Zimbabwe, and others From: Charles B. Davison, member of LRWC Date: 2008-10-28 Lawyers Rights Watch Canada (LRWC) writes to you once again about the cases of Ms. Jennifer Williams and Ms. … [Read more...]

Zimbabwe: Andrew Makoni and Alec Muchadehama

Re: Andrew Makoni and Alec Muchadehama To: The President of Zimbabwe and others From: Charles B Davison, member of LRWC Date: 2007-05-17 I am once again writing to you as a result of my concern about reports of a number of serious incidents of violence and illegal conduct in which your … [Read more...]