Justice

Nyaradzo Priscilla Munangati-Manongwa
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Judge
Appointed byPresident Robert Mugabe
Personal details
Born
Nyaradzo Priscilla Munangati

Nyaradzo Priscilla Munangati-Manongwa is a Zimbabwean lawyer and judge of the High Court of Zimbabwe having been appointed by President Robert Mugabe with effect from the 7th day of September 2015. She was sworn in on the 16th of September 2015, in a ceremony at the Constitutional Court, by then Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku. [1] Before her appointment as a judge, she worked as a senior legal practitioner in private legal practice. [1]


Background

Nyaradzo Priscilla Munangati-Manangwa attended Dadaya High School, where she finished in 1987.[2] She later attended the University of Zimbabwe where graduated in 1994 before proceeding to the University of Cape Town.[2] She graduated in 1996 with a Master of Laws (LLM). She specialised in Family Law and Commercial Law.[2]

Legal Career

Before her appointment, she was the founding and senior partner at her own law firm Munangati & Associates Legal Practitioners.

Notable Cases

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Court Watch 2015 - New Judges". Veritas. September 26, 2015. Retrieved July 1, 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Nyaradzo Munangati (Munangati-Manongwa)". Graduates.com. Retrieved June 30, 2017.