It is alleged that about 90% of Zimbabweans are against the death penalty and want it abolished as evidenced by a report released yesterday by the Death Penalty Project in conjunction with legal think-tank Veritas. 

The report titled Time to Abolish the Death Penalty in Zimbabwe: Exploring the views of its Opinion Leaders, whose research methods were designed and analyzed by Oxford University professor Carolyn Hoyle and interviews carried out by the Mass Public Opinion Institute, also revealed that 60% of respondents believed that innocent people have been sentenced to death.

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