Police drags MP Mamombe from her hospital bed

MP Joana Mamombe to be released from incarciration

Police have stormed the hospital where Joana Mamombe is receiving treatment. This has been revealed by MDC A.

“They are taking her away. A warrant of arrest was issued against her for failure to appear in court notwithstanding representations by her lawyers that she is in hospital,” reads part of MDC A tweet.

The Zimbabwe Republic Police today issued a warrant of arrest for the hospitalised MDC-Alliance Harare West Member of Parliament Joana Mamombe.

The development adds salt to the wounds for Mamombe who was arrested Meanwhile MDC A announced that police have stormed the hospital where Joana Mamombe is receiving treatment. They are taking her away. A warrant of arrest was issued against her for failure to appear in court notwithstanding representations by her lawyers that she is in hospital.and then abducted while in police custody mid May 2020

She is currently on trial for faking her abduction, together with two of her colleagues, Cecelia Chimbiri and Netsai Marova.

One of the trio’s lawyers, Alec Muchadehama told Harare magistrate Mrs Bianca Makwande that Mamombe failed to attend court, as she was admitted at a health centre in Harare.

Mr Muchadehama said Mamombe’s doctors told him that she was suffering from anxiety problems and could not attend court.

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