Fadzayi Mahere tests for Covid-19 after stint in jail

vantunews 20th January, 2021
Fadzayi Mahere tests for Covid-19 after stint in jail

MDC Alliance spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere has announced that she has tested for Covid-19.  Mahere spent a week behind bars after she was arrested for allegedly publishing falsehoods in a case involving a woman whose child was erroneously reported to have killed by a Harare police officer lockdown measures.

Mahere was granted $10 000 bail by Harare magistrate Trynos Utahwashe on Monday. Mahere in her statement says she currently has only a cough and fever. Mahere also highlighted the poor hygienic conditions face prisoners and urged authorities to fix the problems.