Attention To All Cross-Border Traders
From 8 August 2016 we will close down all commercial activities at all of Zimbabwe’s borders. Please stay home until further notice. We demand that the government of Zimbabwe abolishes Statutory Instrument 64 of 2016 which bans imports into Zimbabwe.
We demand that beds, wardrobes, kitchen units, cooking oil, building materials, clothes, and other basic commodities must enter Zimbabwe without hindrance. Top government officials get their goods into the country but ordinary citizens are not allowed.
Churches, Cross Border Traders Associations, civic groups, all organisations advise your members to stay home we’re closing borders.
Truck Drivers, Bus Drivers, Motorists heed this call. Don’t be a hero for nothing. Stay home or wherever you are starting from the 8th of August 2016.
All neighbouring countries to Zimbabwe are aware of this stay away. Shops and Customs clearance will be closed in *South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania* e.t.c starting from Monday the 8th of August 2016 till further notice.
Roadport, George Silundika, Newtown, Chigubu, Power House, Parkstation Zimbabwe bay, Lusaka, Francistown, Gaborone* and many more around the country and out of the country will be closed starting from the 8th of August 2016 till further notice.