Police scuffled with supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) politicanpolitician Joh Sikhala in front of a courthouse in the Zimbabwe city of Masvingo, where Sikhala is facing trial on charges of treason

Footage shows Sikhala walking towards the Masvingo High Court surrounded by his supporters, and the supporters scuffling with police who used tear gas to disperse the crowd trying to enter the building

Sikhala, who was facing subversion charges, was subsequently acquitted.

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