TELECONTRACT (PVT) LTD
POSTAL AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS REGULATORY
AUTHORITY OF ZIMBABWE
MINISTER OF INFORMATION, COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY,
POSTAL AND COURIER SERVICES
MINISTER OF TRANSPORT, COMMUNICATIONS AND
HIGH COURT OF ZIMBABWE
HARARE12 July 2018 and 8 August 2018
U Sakhe, for the applicant
F Mahere, for the 1st respondent
V Munyoro, for the 2nd respondent
No appearance for the 3rd respondent
CHIKOWERO J: The facts of this matter are well set out in the judgment of my sister Muremba J in case number HH 269/17.
It is therefore unnecessary for me to repeat the same facts. I must point out, however, that Muremba J did not decide this same application on the merits. Instead, she dismissed the application on the procedural ground that the relief should have been sought through an application for review, rather than a court application for a declaratory order.
On appeal, the judgment in case number HH 269/17 was set aside in its entirety. The Supreme Court remitted the matter to this court for consideration and determination on the merits.
I will therefore determine the application on the merits, oral argument having been presented before me on July 12th 2018. The relief sought by the applicant was as follows: