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Employment Contract re: Termination iro Retirement

HB27-11 : NATIONAL SOCIAL SECURITY AUTHORITY vs PARKHAM ENTERPRISES (PVT) LTD t/a RUBBER PRODUCTS
Ruled By: MATHONSI J

The applicant instituted proceedings against the respondent in Case No. HC1521/10 for payment of the sum of US$43,085= on the basis that the respondent, being a registered employer, was obliged, in terms of the National Social Security Act [Chapter 17:04] to remit to it, national pension scheme contributions and workers compensation fund premiums on a ...
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SC64-18 : MISHECK MUBVUMBI vs CITY OF HARARE
Ruled By: MAKARAU JA, HLATSHWAYO JA and PATEL JA

This is an appeal against the entire judgment of the Labour Court handed down on 13 November 2015. In that judgment, the court a quo dismissed an application for review brought by the appellant against the decision by the respondent summarily retiring him from employment at age sixty (60). Aggrieved by the decision, the appellant raised six (6) ...
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HB149-16 : MUNATSI SHOKO vs OLD MUTUAL ZIMBABWE LIMITED
Ruled By: MOYO J

Plaintiff in this matter issued summons claiming: (a) Payment of the sum of $13,123= (United States dollars) being the face value of pension annuity that defendant undertook to pay to plaintiff upon maturity of such policy. (b) Interest thereon from the date of issue of summons to date of payment. (c) Costs of suit. The facts of the matter are largely common ...
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HH126-15 : GODFREY JONGA vs CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ZAMBEZI RIVER AUTHORITY and ZAMBEZI RIVER AUTHORITY
Ruled By: MTSHIYA J

On 15 February 2013, the applicant, who was employed by the second respondent as an Accounting Officer, filed this application seeking a review of the first respondent's decision made on 13 April 2012. The first respondent's decision was a refusal to extend the applicant's retirement age from 60 years to 65 years. On 12 March 2012, the ...
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HH196-15 : G CHIPARAUSHE and 66 OTHERS vs TRIANGLE LIMITED and TRIANGLE SENIOR STAFF PENSION FUND
Ruled By: CHIGUMBA J

One morning, in February 2009, Zimbabweans woke up and found themselves subjected to a 'multi-currency system'. The Zimbabwean dollar was no longer accepted as legal tender. A basket of other currencies, such as the United States dollar and the South African Rand, were introduced into our society. The truth of the matter is that these currencies had ...
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HH196-15 : G CHIPARAUSHE and 66 OTHERS vs TRIANGLE LIMITED and TRIANGLE SENIOR STAFF PENSION FUND
Ruled By: CHIGUMBA J

(h) Requirements of a Declaratory Order The applicants seek a declaration of their rights. TRIANGLE is not opposed to the declarations sought by the applicants in terms of (a)-(c) and (d) of the draft order…,. What is in issue is that the applicants want the court to declare that the pensionable emolument in respect of each applicant shall ...
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HH196-15 : G CHIPARAUSHE and 66 OTHERS vs TRIANGLE LIMITED and TRIANGLE SENIOR STAFF PENSION FUND
Ruled By: CHIGUMBA J

(j) Whether the applicants are entitled to the declaratur sought and an interdict in the circumstances It is common cause that TRIANGLE put in place an arrangement whereby each of its employees received a payment in United States dollars after dollarization in 2009. The arrangement was that each of its employees would receive payment in United States dollars, ...
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HH238-15 : WATER AND ALLIED WORKERS' UNION OF ZIMBABWE vs CITY OF HARARE
Ruled By: MTSHIYA J

This is an opposed application wherein the applicant prays for the following relief:“IT IS ORDERED THAT:1. The purported retirement by the Respondent of its employees as contained in its letters dated 13th March 2014 be and is hereby declared unlawful and set aside with the employees being reinstated to their ...
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CC07-21 : MARX MUPUNGU vs MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL AND PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS and OTHERS
Ruled By: GWAUNZA ACJ, GARWE JCC, MAKARAU JCC, GOWORA JCC, HLATSHAWAYO JCC, PATEL JCC and GUVAVA AJCC

MAKARAU JCC:This is an application in terms of section 175(3) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe, for the setting aside in its entirety, of a High Court declaratory order handed down on 15 May 2021. The order, issued in respect of two distinct and separately filed applications, invalidated certain conduct by ...
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HH264-21 : MUSA KIKA vs MINISTER OF JUSTICE LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS and THE CHIEF JUSTICE HONOURABLE LUKE MALABA N.O. and OTHERS
Ruled By: ZHOU J, CHAREWA J and MUSHORE J

IntroductionThis judgment is in respect of two matters, HC2128/21 and HC2166/21. The two matters were heard together because the substance of their complaints is the same.Both matters were brought by way of application. HC2128/21 was instituted as an urgent court application while HC2166/21 was brought as an urgent chamber application.Both ...