Award-winning Zimbabwe an novelist Dangarembga was arrested during anti-government protests on Friday, an AFP photographer saw.
Dangarembga, 61, was bundled into a police truck while protesting on a road in Harare's upmarket suburb of Borrowdale alongside another protester, carrying placards.Shortly after that, she tweeted "Arrested! At Borrowdale. Ope it will be OK".
Arrested Zimbabwean author, Booker nominee Tsitsi Dangarembga freed | News24 Zimbabwe an top writer and Booker Prize nominee, Tsitsi Dangarembga was freed on bail on Saturday following her arrest during anti-government protests a day earlier, an AFP journalist in court said.
Tsitsi Dangarembga arrested during protestDangarembga, 61, was bundled into a police truck while protesting on a road in Harare's upmarket suburb of Borrowdale alongside another protester, carrying placards.
Security forces clamp down on anti-govt protests in ZimbabweMain opposition spokeswoman Fadzayi Mahere and novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga were among five people arrested for inciting public violence after protesting in their neighbourhood.