Harare — Zimbabwe’s doctors on Thursday marched in the capital Harare to protest against the abduction of their  colleague, as the country’s public hospitals continue to be paralysed by a health workers’ strike.

Dr Peter Magombeyi, leader of a workers union that has been pushing for a pay hike for doctors, was abducted on Saturday and has not been seen since. His colleagues say Magombeyi was captured by state agents that wanted to silence the medical practitioners for making the pay demands.

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