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Drop spurious Dangarembga charges – PEN America urges Harare; court ruling set for Thursday

By UK Correspondent UNITED States-based rights group PEN America has called on Zimbabwean authorities to drop charges against world acclaimed writer and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga. The Harare-based writer will know her fate Thursday in case where she is charged with inciting public violence. “Tsitsi Dangarembga was arrested for exercising her right to peaceful protest,” said