Zimbabwe riot police break up opposition press conference
The police, carrying shields and teargas canisters, prevented the occasion from beginning on the Bronte Resort within the capital, AFP reporters witnessed.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa was declared victor after profitable 50.eight per cent of the vote in Monday’s historic first polls since Robert Mugabe’s ousting final yr — simply sufficient to keep away from a run-off in opposition to Chamisa, who scored 44.three per cent.
Chamisa has lashed out at what he known as “unverified faux outcomes”.
“The extent of opaqueness, reality deficiency, ethical decay & values deficit is baffling,” he wrote on Twitter.
Opposition allegations of foul play had already sparked a lethal crackdown on protesters within the capital on Wednesday when troops opened fireplace, killing six.