United States of America prominent lawyer cum politician Hillary Clinton has called on Zimbabwean government to respect human rights and release all political prisoners.
Clinton said the Zimbabwean government should release all political prisoners that are held captive in Zimbabwean prisons.
“I’m calling for the government of Zimbabwe to release all political prisoners, including Godfrey Kurauone, who represent the country’s future. Justice demands it, ” she said .
I'm calling for the government of Zimbabwe to release all political prisoners, including Godfrey Kurauone, who represent the country's future. Justice demands it.
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) August 19, 2020
This comes after many Zimbabweans have cried out for help from the regional and the international community that they intervene to help solve the socio economic and political crisis in the country.
Zimbabweans came to the spot light through the #ZimbabweanLivesMatter movement which was begun by South African rapper AKA.
The President of South Africa who is the chairperson of the African Union sent a three men envoy to monitor the situation but were turned back by government which told them that everything was fine in the country.
The African Union and other supra bodies have called out on Zimbabwean authorities to solve the crisis but the Zanu PF led government has insisted that there is no crisis in the country.