The Harare Magistrates Court yesterday dismissed a bid by journalist Hopewell Chin’ono to have a charge against him of “spreading falsehoods” declared invalid. This, GroundUp Media reports after, Chin’ono was arrested for the third time in six months, along with Job Sikhala, a member of parliament for the opposition party in Zimbabwe, Movement for Democratic Change Alliance. Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, representing Chin’ono, said that they were currently applying for bail.