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HH71-09 : AGRO CHEM DEALERS (PVT) LTD vs STANLEY GOMO and CITY OF HARARE and RONALD AJARA and THE REGISTRAR OF DEEDS
Ruled By: GOWORA J

The two respondents…, sought to oppose the application on the basis that the contract of sale has been cancelled…,. It is contended, on behalf of both respondents, both in the opposing affidavits and in the supplementary heads of argument requested by myself, that not only had the City of Harare cancelled the Agreement of Sale, it had commenced ...
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HB02-12 : MUNICIPALITY OF VICTORIA FALLS vs LOIDA NYATHI and 11 OTHERS
Ruled By: NDOU J

These are twelve cases, which were consolidated into two matters, which were heard at the same time.For easy reference, the one matter involved what may be called the ZimSun houses (five (5) defendants under HC2224/08). The five defendants being Alice Ndlovu, Sivumo Ndlovu, Kambarachi Zex Raura, Freda Khumalo and Simolita ...
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HH33-12 : BRIAN JUSTICE ENTERPRISES PL vs H.E.R. (PVT) LTD and NITSA OLYMPIOS and PARIS OLYMPIOS and CHRISTOS VENTURAS and REGISTRAR OF DEEDS
Ruled By: HUNGWE J

This matter was placed before me through the Chamber Book on 25 January 2012.After I perused the papers, I directed that the matter be set down for hearing the next day.On this day, the parties addressed me on the issue of urgency. I found the matter to be urgent and ...
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SC24-11 : MARY NYAMUTATA vs JOHN CHIKOMO and ARIMANDO BREAD and EPWORTH LOCAL BOARD
Ruled By: MALABA DCJ, ZIYAMBI JA and CHEDA AJA

The second respondent, who entered appearance to defend, raised the question of prescription alleging that the period of prescription had run against the appellant's claim against the first respondent….,.In our view, only the first respondent would have had the right to raise the defence of prescription against the appellant in respect of the claim relating to ...
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SC17-09 : ELIZABETH MUTIZHE vs LOVENESS GANDA and THE REGISTRAR OF DEEDS and FANNIE MUTIZHE
Ruled By: MALABA DCJ

In Chambers in terms of Rule 31 of the Rules of the Supreme Court (“the Rules”).This is an application for an extension of time in which to note an appeal against the whole judgment of the High Court given on 27 February 2008.The applicant and the third respondent were married ...
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HH103-09 : U-TOW TRAILERS (PRIVATE) LTD vs CITY OF HARARE and SUPERLUX (PRIVATE) LIMITED
Ruled By: MAKARAU JP

The brief background facts to this matter are largely common cause. I set them out as follows:In 1994, the applicant entered into a lease agreement with the first respondent in respect of certain premises situate at Number 9 Market Street, Eastlea, Harare (“the premises”).The lease agreement was constantly renewed over ...
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HH104-09 : BSKY ENERGY (PVT) LTD vs MINISTER OF ENERGY AND POWER DEVELOPMENT and ANOTHER
Ruled By: BHUNU J

The first respondent also sought to argue that as a Government Minister he placed the embargo on the diesel in the public interest because it constituted a harmful substance in terms of the Environment Management Act [Chapter 20:27] as read with the Environment Management (Hazardous Substances, Pesticides and other Toxic Substances) Regulations, S.I.12 of 2007. In other words, the ...
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HB46-09 : HERBERT SIKHOSANA vs ESTATE LATE A MTSANA and SHOWLAST NCUBE and NAPFUTALI SIBANDA and ZANELE NCUBE and NOKUTHULA MTHETHWA and ORS
Ruled By: NDOU J

The applicant is seeking an order in a draft in the following terms: “It is ordered that: (1) Upon tendering of the balance of the purchase price by the applicant, first to fifth respondents be and are hereby directed to take all reasonable steps necessary to effect transfer of Stand 3553 Emganwini, Bulawayo, into applicant's name. (2) In the event ...
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HH45-10 : CHRISTMAS MUSONI vs NABOTH JOKONOKO and SHURUGWI TOWN COUNCIL
Ruled By: CHITAKUNYE J

The plaintiff sued the two defendants claiming basically for his restoration as the registered buyer of House Number 360 Makusha Township, Shurugwi.In his summons and declaration, the plaintiff alleged, that, on 20 August 1981 he entered into a written agreement of sale with Dickson Katerere (“D. Katerere”) in respect of ...
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HH67-10 : JAMES MUTETWA vs BARRIE DIXON and MARKO MAVHURUNE N.O. (as Executor Estate Late Samuel Mushaninga) and KENIAS MUTYASIRA N.O. (as Executor Estate Late Salome Chisvo) and REGISTRAR OF DEEDS
Ruled By: MAKARAU JP

The first respondent was served with the application through service upon one Violet Tanda at the disputed property. It is not indicated on the certificate of service who Violet Tanda is and in what capacity she accepted service of the court application on behalf of the first respondent as it is common cause that the first respondent ...