Emerging report indicates that the Military has taken over power in Zimbabwe, detaining top government officials.
However, the Military denied it was a coup, stating that the move was targeted at “criminals” around long-ruling President, Robert Mugabe.
The Military further stated that 93-year-old Mugabe, has been detained in their custody, and was “safe and sound”, alongside is family.
The Army had on Monday, warned it could “step in”, and would not tolerate purges in the ruling ZANU-PF, that had seen Mugabe’s Deputy fired.
There were sounds of gunfire in the capital, Harare, early on Wednesday, but the Military asked residents to be calm.
Late on Tuesday, armoured tanks had taken a position in the capital.
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