January 2016

First Applicants' Founding Affidavit in Chawira & 13 Others v Minister of Justice & 2 Others

FIRST APPLICANT’S FOUNDING AFFIDAVIT

I, CUTHBERT TAPUWANASHE CHAWIRA do hereby make oath and state that:-

I am the First Applicant in this matter.  The facts I depose hereto are fully within my knowledge and to the best of my belief true and correct.  To the extent that I make many averments of law and research, I do so, on the basis of advice from counsel which advice I fully accept. 

Constitution Watch 5-2016

CONSTITUTION WATCH 5/2016

[25th January 2016]

Death Penalty Cases in the Constitutional Court this Week

1 Carrying out death sentences is unconstitutional

   2 Life imprisonment without parole unconstitutional

Date:          Wednesday 27th January 2016

BILL WATCH 2-2016

BILL WATCH 2/2016

[25th January 2016]

Both Houses of Parliament are in Recess until 2nd February 2016

Update on Bills Passed by Parliament during 2015

Twelve Bills were passed by Parliament during 2015:

Public Accountants and Auditors Amendment Bill

Applicants' Supplementary Heads of Argument in Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE HELD AT HARARE

In the matter between:-

OBADIAH MAKONI                                                                         APPLICANT

and

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS                                                  1ST RESPONDENT

MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS            2ND RESPONDENT

APPLICANT’S SUPPLEMENTARY HEADS OF ARGUMENT

Applicant's Heads of Argument in Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE  HELD AT HARARE

 

In the matter between:-

 

OBADIAH MAKONI                                                                       APPLICANT

 

AND

 

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS                                                         1ST RESPONDENT

THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS           2ND RESPONDENT

 

Applicant's Founding Affidavit in Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE HELD AT HARARE

 

In the matter between:-

 

OBEDIAH MAKONI                                                                        APPLICANT

AND

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS & CORRECTIONAL SERVICE                          1ST RESPONDENT

THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS                     2ND RESPONDENT

 

Applicants' Consolidated Heads of Argument in Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE HELD AT HARARE

 

In the matter between:-

OBADIAH MAKONI                                                                                                         APPLICANT

AND

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS                                                                            1ST RESPONDENT

THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS                               2ND RESPONDENT

Applicants' Answering Affidavit Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE HELD AT HARARE

In the matter between:-

OBADIAH MAKONI                                                                       APPLICANT

AND

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS                                                             1ST RESPONDENT

THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS                2ND RESPONDENT

APPLICANT’S ANSWERING AFFIDAVIT

Amended Draft Order in Makoni v The Commissioner of Prisons and Another

IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF ZIMBABWE  HELD AT HARARE

In the matter between:-

OBEDIAH MAKONI                                                                        APPLICANT

AND

THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS & CORRECTIONAL SERVICE            1ST RESPONDENT

THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE, LEGAL & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS        2ND RESPONDENT

 

AMENDED DRAFT ORDER

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