MR MOSES BOORA N.O
COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF
THE ZIMBABWE REPUBLIC POLICE
HIGH COURT OF ZIMBABWE
BULAWAYO 24 MAY 2018 AND 14 JUNE 2018
Urgent Chamber Application
V Majoko for the applicant
L Musika for the respondents
MOYO J: This is an urgent application in which the applicant seeks the following interim relief:
“That 1st respondent be and is hereby ordered to release or cause to be released to the applicant the 50000 T-shirts seized on the 30th of April 2018 from the vehicle being driven by Ethan Singola Hino truck bearing registration number ABQ 5627.
At the hearing of this matter, I granted the relief sought and stated that my detailed reasons will follow. Herewith my reasons.
The facts of this matter are as follows:
- The applicant is a political party. On 30 April 2018, the police seized 50000 T-Shirts belonging to the applicant along the Bulawayo-Beitbridge high way, at Makhado, to be precise. The applicant’s driver was advised to return to Beitbridge police station since he was carrying campaign material.