Gweru police failed to take the two to court due to the fact that clerk of
courts are currently on strike.Obert Masaraure and Onwell Marasha were assaulted while in police custody.
Initially the police wanted to charge them under the Criminal Codification
and Reform Act. The two received medical treatment in Harare and were
discharged.The two were arrested in the streets of Gweru while demonstrating against
water problems, regular electricity cuts and worsening educational
Arrested Students released without charge.
Two Midlands State University (MSU) students arrested on Tuesday last week
were released on Friday afternoon without any charges preferred on them.