Evan Mawarire 'inciting violence' charge dropped, released from police custody

Pastor and activist, Evan Mawarire, has been released after the Harare Magistrate Court dismissed a charge against him for inciting violence.

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Mawarire, who has led protests against President Robert Mugabe's government, called for a national stay away #ZimShutDown2016 which has garnered international support.

702's John Robbie spoke to his sister, Teldah Mawarire, sharing more about the her brother's love for his country.

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He was really just speaking out on social ills from the perspective of being a pastor.

Teldah Mawarire, Pastor Mawarire's sister

He is a passionate person with a great love for his country and family, and he just lets that passion flow.

Teldah Mawarire, Pastor Mawarire's sister

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