In court, in leg irons, Hopewell Chin’ono claims persecution

Incarcerated prominent Zimbabwean journalist and documentary filmmaker Hopewell Chin’ono, who spent six weeks in a remand prison on charges of inciting Zimbabweans to revolt against President Emmerson Mnangagwa and who was rearrested this week, has revealed he is being held at the country’s maximum security prison — though fresh charges are yet to be brought.