Alick Macheso’s daughter’s marriage to Kudakwashe Munetsi has come to an end. On Thursday last week, Sharon Munetsi (nee Macheso) and Kudakwashe Gladmore Munetsi signed consent papers, agreeing to go their separate ways. Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo granted the petition for divorce on the grounds that the couple had lived apart for four years. They had been married since August 6, 2014, and have one child together.
In their consent paper for a divorce submitted to the High Court, the two wrote
We, the undersigned Sharon Munetsi (nee Macheso) and Kudakwashe Gladmore Munetsi, the plaintiff and the defendant respectively…agree that in the event of this honourable court granting an order of divorce then, if it pleases this honourable court, the following shall be incorporated in such order, that a decree of divorce be granted.
Defendant to provide maintenance in the sum of $50 towards the upkeep of the minor child…born May 13, 2015.
The marriage relationship between plaintiff and defendant has irretrievably broken down to the extent that there is no prospect of the restoration of marriage on the following grounds: the plaintiff and defendant only stayed together as husband and wife for two months from the date of marriage.
The plaintiff and defendant have lost love and affection towards each other. The plaintiff and defendant are now estranged and incompatible.