Planned marches against the recent introduction of Bond notes by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe attracted very few people and were swiftly crushed by riot police in Harare today.
There was temporary disruption of business as some businesses closed as a precautionary measure. Police were patrolling the streets of Harare in town and in most High density suburbs.
Government has introduced bond notes which are at par with the United States dollars saying that the bond notes are an incentive for Forex earners and will help address the cash crisis.
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