High Court nullifies CJ Malaba contract extension

The High Court of Zimbabwe has ruled that Chief Justice Luke Malaba’s five-year extension term of office by President Emmerson Mnangagwa is invalid and this means he is now retired.

Justice Zhou said – “In view of the decision that we have reached, honourable Malaba ceased being a judge and chief justice at 0000hrs on 15 May 2021.”

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