Zimbabwe: UK Deportees Whisked Away in Zupco Buses On Arrival

Commuters scramble to board a Zupco commuter omnibus (file photo).

Government officials at the Robert Mugabe International Airport Thursday whisked away Zimbabwean citizens deported from the Britain to an undisclosed location.

They also denied journalists permission to interview, photograph or film their arrival.

Zupco buses with escorted by police officers lay in wait for the deportees, driving off once they had taken their seats.

State broadcaster ZBC was the only one given access film them.

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