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dismissed for insulting Mugabe
Chitagu, The Standard (Zimbabwe)
September 29, 2013
Chenjerai Pamhiri (38), a lecturer at Great Zimbabwe University,
who insulted President Robert Mugabe two times has been fired by
the state institution.
In a statement
published in a local weekly accompanied by his picture, the university
said Pamhiri’s contract had been terminated.
like to advise the public that Pamhiri Chenjerai, who was a university
employee, in the capacity of teaching assistant, is no longer a
member of staff with immediate effect. Great Zimbabwe University
disassociates itself completely with any statements, be they political
or of any other nature, that he has made in the past or may make
to the press in the future.”
early this month arrested after allegedly labelling Mugabe an “impotent
wife snatcher” at Chemberi Bar in Mashava.
In May this
year, Pamhiri was sentenced to three months in prison after calling
Mugabe “a dirty, rotten old donkey.”
against both sentence and conviction.
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