Court name
Industrial Relations Court
Case number
IRC Matter 27 of 2005

Wisbert & Anor. v Ndata Farm (IRC Matter 27 of 2005) [2005] MWIRC 52 (28 June 2005);

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[2005] MWIRC 52

IN THE
INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COURT OF MALAWI




THYOLO
DISTRICT REGISTRY




MATTER
NO. IRC 27 OF 2005




BETWEEN




WISBERT AND
ANOTHER………........………….......APPLICANTS






-and-




NDATA FARM…...…………………………………….RESPONDENT







CORAM: R. Zibelu
Banda, Chairperson

Mvutho;
for the Respondent; Farm Manager

Applicants;
present

Ngalauka;
Official Interpreter






ORDER






Upon
hearing both the applicants and there being no response from the
respondent;
it is hereby ordered that the respondent must pay the
two applicants one month’s pay in lieu of notice each and severance
allowance
in the following terms:


Wisbert: he had worked for
three years; he is therefore entitled to two weeks’ wages for each
year of service;


Maneya: He had worked for
one year; he is therefore entitled to two weeks’ wages for one year
of service.


The applicants were
receiving MK1 200-00 per month at the time of termination. They are
therefore entitled to:


Wisbert: MK 1 200-00 plus
MK600-00 plus MK600-00 plus MK600-00. Total: MK3 000-00


Maneya: MK 1 200-00 plus
MK600.00 Total: MK1800




Payment to
be made into the Industrial Relations Court- Limbe within seven days
of this order.






Pronounced
in Chambers this 29
th day of June 2005 at
Thyolo.






R ZIBELU
BANDA (MS)


CHAIRPERSON