Advocate Nelson Chamisa attacked at the airport

18 March 2007   Zimbabwe

On this day in 2007, advocate Nelson Chamisa then MDC spokesperson was brutally assaulted by unknown men at the Harare International Airport (now Robert Gabriel Mugabe international Airport) as he was on his way to Belgium for a meeting. Chamisa sustained head injuries, his personal belongings were taken.



the Guardian. 2021. Mugabe opponent beaten again while trying to leave country. [online] Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2007/mar/19/zimbabwe.andrewmeldrum