MDC youths plan series of demos

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By Nokuthaba Nkomo MDC youth assembly is set to hold a series of demonstrations next week to protest worsening economic conditions in Zimbabwe. Lovemore Chinoputsa (left) seen here with Happymore “Bvondo” Chidziva In a statement, the youth assembly said the demonstrations will be held in protest of the back-to-school burden costs, high prices of commodities, a nonperforming and static economy as well as the fuel crisis. The youth assembly said considering President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his government’s “arrogant and ignorant approach” to the crisis facing the nation, it is important…

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Sudan protests turn deadly as demonstrators clash with police

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Eight demonstrators have been killed in clashes with armed police in northern and eastern Sudan, officials say. REUTERS Image caption People protesting against increases in the price of bread and fuel lit fires in Atbara, Sudan Six people died in anti-government protests in the eastern town of Gedaref in al-Qadarif state, leading to a state of emergency and an overnight curfew. Two others were killed in the northern town of Atbara, in River Nile State, local media reported on Thursday. Protests against bread and fuel price rises were also dispersed…

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