A group of four students studying law in Malawi have lost their high court case challenging the validity of the President’s Covid-19-related directives. They also lost their challenge to the closure of their university in terms of those directives. But it was not all bad news for them – at least the students won commendation from the presiding judge for ‘taking their future seriously’.
Read judgment by Judge Zione Ntaba, 7 April 2020
Read judgment by Judge Kenyatta Nyirenda, 3 April 2020