Chikurubi prison

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    Carnage at Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison

    By Job Wiwa Sikhala Let the world be informed that junior prison officers at Chikurubi Maximum Prison are under siege for allegations that they were treating me nicely and not to the instructions of their bosses. I have received unusual visits both at home and at my office from several prison officers who have been victimized for alleged favoritism to…

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    Prisons Commissioner-General Zimondi retires

    Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) Commissioner-General, Retired Major-General Paradzai Zimondi has concluded his 22-year service to the institution by conducting a tour to facilities around the country bidding farewell to his subordinates. Zimondi was among the pioneers of reformation and rehabilitation of prisoners in the country as opposed to punishment that hardened them and made them dangerous to society.…

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    Chin’ono reflects on horrible conditions inside Chikurubi prison

    “CHIKURUBI Prison is like a concentration camp,” said Hopewell Chin’ono, a prominent journalist who was detained after expressing support for the foiled 31st July anti-government demonstrations. He was also released on bail from Chikurubi in early September. “Prison conditions were horrible and I think they generally reflect the state of affairs in Zimbabwe,” Chin’ono said, raising alarm over the lack…

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