|The helicopter that landed in Jerera recently|
surrounding areas were thrown into jitters last Thursday after an army
helicopter landed twice in the area.
was an army helicopter which landed but no one knew exactly the reason why it
respectful of the army especially after the overthrow of Robert Mugabe last
year, and the killing of at least six people in Harare on August 01.
Infantry Brigade public relations officer (PRO) Shelom Mudhara said he had no
knowledge that a military helicopter had landed there.
landing in Zaka. There was no army business in Zaka which required a
helicopter,” said Mudhara.
confirmed an army helicopter landed once then took off, came back and land
again before taking off for good.
booster hill and took off. It then went away and came back and landed at an open
space near the police base,” said Imbayarwo.
saying he heard about the helicopter which landed in Jerera and one of the
people on board was a local army officer.
Jerera and one of the people who were on board is from Madzivire area,” said
Zaka Rural District Council (RDC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) David Majaura
all said they only heard about the helicopter but they did not see it and they
did not know why it was in Zaka.
establish a base in the Mutamba area while others said the army was there to
enforce price controls.