FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 20 NOVEMBER 2016

[3:35 AM, 11/20/2016] Flash: It is not for Mahere to offer solutions. I understand she ain’t the Govt & she cannot just sit & fold her hands whilst the Executive trembles upon her rights. It does not need her to have a solution to challenge the Constitutionality of the conduct of the Executive. The Govt shld simply come wth a solution that is lawful. [3:35 AM, 11/20/2016] Flash: come up* [3:43 AM, 11/20/2016] Flash: 😳😳😳 With all due respect, I am really shocked to learn that we have people with this kind of thinking. The Constitution…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 19 NOVEMBER 2016 – Constitutional Talk

[4:59 AM, 11/19/2016] +1 (780) 838-1646: Cde Ras: nothing has gotten into my mind or pockets lol [5:06 AM, 11/19/2016] +1 (780) 838-1646: Consttn says Parly’s primary law making power must not be delegated. Hwever Parly can delagate power to make SIs. problem is Consttn does not prohibt SIs from amending a principal Act. Thats my argument [5:08 AM, 11/19/2016] +1 (780) 838-1646: So as we all know Bob used SI to amend the principal Act and there is no Constnal provision prohibiting that [5:10 AM, 11/19/2016] +1 (780) 838-1646: So all these arguments that an SI or…

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FOSMM Whatsapp Conversation: The Constitutionality of The PPTMA

18/11/2016, 3:49 PM – Norman FOSMM: what is the difference between the PPTM and the RECON Act……if any….as far as their operation period is concerned 18/11/2016, 3:49 PM – Norman FOSMM: from the date of the publication ……what transpired to the PPTM…….AFTER THE 14 days envisaged within the old constitution expires 18/11/2016, 3:49 PM – Norman FOSMM: 31J Public emergencies (1) The President may at any time, by proclamation in the Gazette, declare in relation to the whole of Zimbabwe or any part thereof that— (a) a state of public…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 17 NOVEMBER 2016 – BOND NOTES

[5:56 AM, 11/17/2016] MD Mawere: Morning [5:57 AM, 11/17/2016] +263 78 503 5819: Morning to you [6:02 AM, 11/17/2016] MD Mawere: I am saying that there are many lenses that can be used in respect of the bond notes matter. Is there a problem of the availability of physical cash in the market? YES Are there easy solutions? NO Are the opponents of the project offering any viable solutions? NO Will any court be competent to set aside the decision and actions? Debatable Are the actions in the public interest? Debatable [6:03 AM, 11/17/2016] +263 78 289…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 12 TO 16 NOVEMBER 2016

[1:51 PM, 11/12/2016] Shingai Ndoro: Freddy Mutanda has challenged the constitutionality of the PPTMA! [8:05 AM, 11/13/2016] Tapuwa Chitambo: Good morning friends. [8:05 AM, 11/13/2016] MD Mawere: Morning [8:16 AM, 11/13/2016] Azon Streita: Good morning [8:19 AM, 11/13/2016] +27 78 132 7477: Morning cde [9:10 AM, 11/13/2016] Tapuwa Chitambo: In conclusion what are we saying on the issue of this Act, was it legal in the last constitution? Is it legal in the current constitution? If it is not then what is the way forward in terms of challenging its existence and then its application in the SMM issue and other issues?…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 11 NOVEMBER 2016 – Constitutionality of the Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvent Companies Act

[6:18 AM, 11/10/2016] Nikiwe Denga: Good Morning . [6:36 AM, 11/10/2016] Stanley: Morning [8:21 AM, 11/10/2016] Dr Vusumuzi Sibanda Sibbs: Good morning friends. [8:22 AM, 11/10/2016] Nikiwe Denga: Morning Doc 0:38                        2:53 [1:41 PM, 11/10/2016] Norman Mukandagumbo: The applicants humbly attack the constitutionality of the Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvent Companies Act, contending that they are wholly or in part inconsistent with various rights in the Constitution and that such violations cannot be justified in terms of the Constitution or cured by interpretation. The attack is advanced on the following grounds: The whole mechanism created under sections 2 of…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 7 TO 10 NOVEMBER 2016 – USA ELECTION

[8:10 AM, 11/7/2016] +263 77 970 7735: This man doesn’t act like an MP,he just behave like a zanu pf supporter who always support his part even if it he doesn’t know what is trying to be implemented by his part [8:13 AM, 11/7/2016] Pandora: A legislator is saying bond notes are for change, the governor said they are an export incentive, the public is assuming they are meant to solve the cash crisis, 🙄what a banana republic,a lot of disorder Noone knows anything concrete [8:21 AM, 11/7/2016] Lovemore Chukucha: You need not to worry of…

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The Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvent Companies Act

The applicants humbly attack the constitutionality of the Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvent Companies Act, contending that they are wholly or in part inconsistent with various rights in the Constitution and that such violations cannot be justified in terms of the Constitution or cured by interpretation. The attack is advanced on the following grounds: 1. The whole mechanism created under sections 2 of the Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvent Companies Act (Chapter ) violates a cluster of inter-related and overlapping constitutional rights, namely, (a)    the rule of law…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 5 & 6 NOVEMBER 2016

[12:46 AM, 11/5/2016] Dr Vusumuzi Sibanda Sibbs: As in China hence the friendship with Zimbabwe, law is an instrument of rule but not an intrinsic source of legitimacy. What can we read from this statement and is it true? How does it resonate to the happenings in Zimbabwe if you concur with its claim? [2:54 AM, 11/5/2016] JNS Musara: if a lizard gets u worked up then u are a weakling. Otherwise kana usiri mbwende u dont cry abt being tormented by a lizard. Ngwena haisi dzvinyu [2:54 AM, 11/5/2016] JNS Musara: Jonso havng accepted legitimacy…

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FOSMM WHATSAPP THREAD ON 4 NOVEMBER 2016

[5:55 AM, 11/4/2016] +263 73 214 5751: I think the issue in Zimbabwe is not about the opposition, it is about the people about the people who always believe that someone has to come from somewhere and deliver the change they want to them. Isn’t it a shame to human kind that we still have people who still compares someone who has brought a great nation to a failed state with someone who when he was in government for just a short while brought the confidence that changed people’s lives. Isn’t it…

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