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Court name
Supreme Court of Zambia
Case number
Appeal 14 of 2014

Afrizone Global Merchants Limited v Bank of Zambia (Appeal 14 of 2014) [2016] ZMSC 181 (07 June 2016);

Law report citations
Media neutral citation
[2016] ZMSC 181
Headnote and holding:

The Applicants appealed against the decision of the Learned High Court Judge in which he discharged the order of injunction that was granted to the Appellant. However, both the notice of appeal and memorandum of appeal were endorsed by the Appellant Company. Further, the record of appeal revealed that the ex-parte summons for the interlocutory injunction in the Court below was endorsed by the Appellant Company.

Held

1. The appellant being a body corporate can only institute proceedings through Counsel as per the provisions of Order 6 rule 5 sub rule 3 of the White Book.

2. As a result, the appeal was incompetent and was dismissed.

Coram
Hamaundu, JS
Kaoma, JS
Mutuna, JS