Member of Parliament of Chivi South, Killer Zivhu has dragged his counter part, Norton Member of Parliament Temba Mliswa to High Court for defamatory statements .Zivhu is suing Mliswa for $1 million over alleged tweets, through his twitter postings which alleged he fraudulently acquired land in Norton where he is developing the Galloway middle density residential area
In his request for further particulars to the case, Mliswa through his lawyers Kadzere, Hungwe and Mandevere challenged Zivhu to prove that he indeed owned the Twitter handle Hon. Temba P Mliswa.
“To enable the defendant to plead to the plaintiff’s summons and declaration, the following further particulars are requested: how is it being alleged that it is the defendant who actually wrote the said tweets?
“How is it being alleged that the Twitter account Hon Temba P Mliswa belongs to the defendant? Is there any proof that shows that it is the defendant who authored such tweets?
“We request that we be furnished with MAC address that identifies the actual device that was used to send the said tweets.
“We request that we be furnished with an IP address which identifies the location and the Internet that was used. Is there any confirmation from service provider that indeed the account belongs to the defendant? How is the defendant responsible for the articles he did not author?”