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Death-row Inmates Benefit From Peace Programme

Death-row Inmates Benefit From Peace Programme

More than 120 inmates serving death and life sentences have participated in a peace education programme being conducted by the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS) countrywide.

This was revealed by National Peace Coordinator and ZPCS Deputy Commissioner-General Granisia Musango.

Speaking on the sidelines of a peace workshop for prison officers, male and female inmates at Harare Central Prison Mess on Thursday, Musango said:

The peace education programme is going to benefit the country at large as we have a mandate to help those incarcerated, among them, those who committed crimes of passion.

Among the participants, 77 inmates serving death and life sentences have benefited at Harare Central while 45 at Khami Prison have also benefited.

It is a self-discovery programme that focuses on the inner strength to live in peace and to get the freedom that no one else can give.

Those with limited freedom need to have their inner peace so that when they return to society, they can live peacefully with the offended.

It has to do with forgiveness, a mental resilience initiative that is paramount in any given country.

Musango also said prison officers should benefit from the peace education programme so that they can maintain peace with their families and the community at large.

More: H-Metro

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7 Comments

Y 3 months ago

Imbotangai mauraya inda dzese dziri kuvaruma


Chen 3 months ago

Itorai Mari program kumaboss eZPC chete uniform iyoo makazoita faze out kudhaya namanje tikuona ndodzavachiri kungopfeka, Good Samaritan mumedia haishande iyiii. Chikafu first, good environment then dzidzo last. Anonzwei achirunwa nenda nekutonhorwa.


mutant 3 months ago

give dem gud food n sanity first kwete kuronga zvima prog zvekudya mari iwo mabhanditi and nzara vasina zvipfeko hamunyare ZPCS


🙄 3 months ago

You can say that again. These programls kazhinji anongoita kuti maplanners and facilitators aite cash chete pasina chisvinu chaicho chabatsira the incercarated.

Him007 3 months ago

ZPCS should improve the condition of correctional facilities countrywide


Thula Msindo 3 months ago

Ko uyo ari pafront row at the centre zvaari kuita Dr Nostro wani🐒
Hey wena. Thula msindo Dr Nostro Mangudya🦍


Bright 3 months ago

Kkkk yaaa wagona kufananidza hako


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