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Lebona V Ministry of Communications, Science & Technology (CIV/T/218/2010) [2021]LSHC 54 (24 August 2021);

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Special plea – prescription – prescriptive period under section 6 of the Government Proceedings and Contracts Act of 1965 – Interruption by mental disorder - whether the prescriptive period under this legislation is subject to the provisions of prescription Act of 1861.  If yes, whether the evidence satisfactorily establishes that at the material time, the deceased’s disorder rendered him incapable of managing his own affairs or validly concluding contracts.

 

 

 

IN THE HIGH COURT OF LESOTHO

 

HELD AT MASERU                                              CIV/T/218/2010                     

In the matter between

 

MASEFABATHO LEBONA                                    PLAINTIFF

 

AND

 

MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS                      1ST DEFENDANT

MINISTRY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT                   2ND DEFENDANT