Zimbabwe journalist Hopewell Chin'ono who just recently spend 20 days in Chikurubhi Maximum Prison facing allegations of communicating falsehoods is going viral after his freestyle titled Dem Loot went viral.
On Dem Loot Hopewell sing about political elites who he accuse of looting public resources yet failing to provide drugs in public hospital, create employment for the youths and access to clean water for all.
Chn'ono who now been arrested on a number of occasions believes he is being persecuted by President Mnangagwa's administration for exposing corruption.
Dem Loot has now sparked a viral #DemLoot challenge that has seen many coming with their own versions and while others post videos of themselves dancing to the song.
International media that includes The Guardian and Independent Online have covered the song.
Find me a good music producer, we must sing AGAINST LOOTERS and sing them out of town!😂😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/1rMcSORsaY— Hopewell Chin’ono #NoToLooters (@daddyhope) January 31, 2021