SC 71-14 MADZA & OTHERS v THE REFORMED CHURCH IN ZIM DAISYFIELD TRUST & 3 OTHERS

EDWARD TAWANDA MADZA & OTHERS

v

(1) THE REFORMED CHURCH IN ZIMBABWE DAISYFIELD TRUST (2) THE REFORMED CHURCH OF ZIMBABWE

(3) NAISON TIRIVAVI  (4) THE DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH

 

 

SUPREME COURT OF ZIMBABWE

ZIYAMBI JA, GARWE JA, HLATSHWAYO JA

HARARE, MARCH 7, 2014 & SEPTEMBER 29, 2014

T Mpofu, for the appellant

T Magwaliba, for the first and second respondents

F Girach, for the third respondent

 

ZIYAMBI JA:  The appellants, on 21 August 2013, brought an application in the High Court on a certificate of urgency seeking a provisional order in the following terms:

It is hereby ordered and declared that the management of Eaglesvale School vests in the Management of the Board of Governors of Eaglesvale School and the School Development Committees of the High School and Junior School respectively.

The First and Second Respondents are not empowered to dissolve the Management Board of Governors and the School Development Committees of the High School and Junior School and any such acts are declared to be unlawful.

The unauthorised payment of any money from the school to the First and Second Respondent and or any of their officers is unlawful.

Consequently the First, Second and Third Respondents be and are hereby restrained and interdicted from interfering unlawfully in the Applicants management of the administrative and financial affairs of Eaglesvale School.

The First, Second and Third Respondents are ordered to pay the costs of this application.

2014

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