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21 Jan 2020 | 03:29 AM UTC

Zimbabwe: Opposition to hold State of the Nation address in Harare January 21 /update 1

Leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition party will address the nation in Harare on January 21; heightened security presence and associated transportation disruptions expected

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Event

Nelson Chamisa, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) opposition party, will hold a State of the Nation address in Harare on Tuesday, January 21. Supporters are expected to gather at Stodart Hall at 10:00 (local time).

A heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions are anticipated near the venue. Clashes between opposition supporters and security forces cannot be ruled out.

Advice

Individuals in Harare are advised to avoid any public gatherings and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities and their home governments.