Zimbabwe: Magombeyi Found Alive, Dumped Outside Harare

Doctor Peter Magombeyi
19 September 2019

Doctor Peter Magombeyi who was reportedly abducted Saturday evening has been found, NewZimbabwe.com can reveal.

Magombeyi who was allegedly seized by three men in Budiriro, Harare had been missing for four days.

Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi said he was still verifying.

"I am still verifying. Get in touch with me later," he said.

While NewZimbabwe.com could not independently verify the claims, sources said he had been found dumped near Harare.

Health workers had staged demonstrations demanding his safe return and had downed tools forcing hospitals to turn away patients.

Information regarding to where he was and his abductors was still sketchy at the time of publication.

Sources speaking to NewZimbabwe.com on condition of anonymity confirmed that Magombeyi was dumped in a bush in the area between Harare and Chinhoyi.

His colleagues have contacted him to ensure his return home.

"Peter has been found, he is okay and arrangements to collect him are underway," said the source.

More From: New Zimbabwe

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.