Con Court Dismisses Misa-Zims’s Application For Live Streaming, Says ZBC Has Sufficient Capacity

The Constitutional Court has dismissed the urgent application filed by the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zimbabwe and Bulawayo based journalist Busani Bafana. Misa Zimbabwe and Bafana were seeking permission for the live broadcasting and streaming of Nelson Chamisa’s presidential challenge. State-owned media company ZBC has already been granted permission to broadcast the court proceedings live and all other broadcasters will have to get the feed from ZBC at a cost of US$13 000.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa also filed a notice of opposition to Misa-Zimbabwe’s request saying that ZBC should be the sole broadcaster of the election petition. The Constitutional Court was of the same view and ruled that ZBC has sufficient capacity to broadcast the court proceedings.

Introducing the Pindula News Mobil App
Download from Google Play Store

Chief Justice Luke Malaba also awarded punitive costs against Misa-Zimbabwe.

Join WhatsApp & Telegram News Groups:

WhatsApp Group:

Telegram Group:

Back to top

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Share Full Post

Nyaradzo logo

RSS Recent Profiles Created

Satisfaction survey
How likely is it that you would recommend Pindula News to a friend or colleague?
SuggestionsHow can we improve?
You have already submitted your feedback. If you would like to add more feedback please write us on