MDC Youth President Happymore Chidziva has been acquitted of charges of inciting public violence by a Gweru magistrate.

Chidziva was being accused of inciting public violence during the pre-election campaign rally in Gweru last year.

He was being represented by his Lawyer, Jeremiah Mutongi Bamu from the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights.

Chidziva was arrested together with Chamunorwa Madya, the Deputy Secretary-General for the MDC Alliance Youth Assembly and one Mafaiti Mubaiwa. Madya and Mafaiti were charged over the  August 1 post-election violence. byo24