Sengwayo v Simelane & Ors (5/11) [2011] SZSC 56 (30 November 2011);

Case name: 
Sengwayo v Simelane & Ors

 

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF SWAZILAND

 

HELD AT MBABANE               CIVIL APPEAL NO. 5/2011

 

 

In the matter between:

 

 

MALCOS BHEKUMTHETHO SENGWAYO                    APPELLANT

 

 

and

 

 

THULISILE SIMELANE                                        1STRESPONDENT

THE REGISTRAR OF BIRTHS,

MARRIAGES AND DEATHS                                2NDRESPONDENT

THE ATTORNEY GENERAL                                3RDRESPONDENT

 

 

CORAM                                   :         M.M. RAMODIBEDI       CJ

                                                :         S.A. MOORE                  JA

                                                :         DR. S. TWUM                 JA

 

HEARD                                    :         09 NOVEMBER 2011

DELIVERED                             :         30 NOVEMBER 2011

 

Summary

 

Notice of Motion for Leave to Appeal – Non appearance of Parties – Non Payment of Security for Costs – Matter struck off the roll.

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGMENT

 

 

MOOREJA

[1]    This matter was called on Wednesday 9th November 2011 the day for which  it was listed for hearing in the Roll of the Supreme Court of Swaziland for the November 2011  session of the Court.  There was no appearance of the parties.  The Court had before it a certificate in terms of Rule 37 under the hand of the Registrar of the Supreme Court that no security for costs had been paid, nor had any security or bond been given for the due prosecution of the appeal.

 

[2]    In these circumstances, the court ordered that the matter be struck from the roll.

 

 

 

                                                S.A.MOORE

                                                JUSTICE OF APPEAL

 

 

 

 

 

I agree

 

                                                M.M. RAMODIBEDI

                                                CHIEF JUSTICE

 

 

 

I agree

 

                                                DR. S. TWUM

                                                JUSTICE OF APPEAL

 

 

 

 

 

Delivered this the        day of November 2011.