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Studio 7 Headlines, Friday, June 10, 2016

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Opposition parties and members of the public have condemned President Mugabe for saying he will deal with war veterans fighting for his succession the same way the government cracked down on dissidents in the 1980s, which resulted in the death of an estimated 20,000 people in the hands of the North Korean-trained Fifth Brigade in Matabeleland and Midlands provinces.

Five members of Occupy Africa Unity Square, including Patson Dzamara, the brother of abducted political activist Itai Dzamara, have been granted $1,000 bail each for allegedly robbing some people in Harare.

And the Warriors turn their attention to the Cosafa Castle Cup hoping for a record fifth title after qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals with one game to spare.

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This evening on Livetalk our hosts Blessing Zulu and Gibbs Dube will be talking with listeners about President Robert Mugabe’s remarks that he will deal with war veterans, who say they will be bloodshed in Zimbabwe if Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa does not become his successor, the same way his government cracked down on dissidents in Matabeleland and Midlands provinces. An estimated 20,000 people died in the hands of the Fifth Brigade in the two regions. Participate by sending your messages on our WhatsApp number 001 202 465 0318. You can also post comments on this Facebook wall or send us your number so we can call you back. Please note that we are livestreaming on all Studio 7 Facebook pages. Stay tuned!!!!!!