Fight­ing crime in

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Nyanga East

re­ports of crimes in the area range from hi­jack­ings, rob­bery, rape to shoot­ings, said Adams.

The Demo­cratic In­de­pen­dent, said Adams, did not sup­port pri­vate fund­ing of po­lit­i­cal par­ties, adding that chal­lenges faced by the party lead­ing up to the by-elec­tion were a lack of posters and branded shirts.

Nim­rod Sam, of the Sizwe Umar Na­tion, said crime was a na­tional prob­lem. While it is the re­spon­si­bil­ity of the na­tional gov­ern­ment to fight crime through the po­lice, the party plans to co-op­er­ate with the neigh­bour­hood watches and other or­gan­i­sa­tions by mak­ing some of the coun­cil’s re­sources avail­able to the or­gan­i­sa­tions.

Sam said although his party

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