Lancaster House Agreement, 21 December 1979
Zimbabwe Constitution 1980 Up to 17th Amendment
CONSTITUTION OF ZIMBABWE
Whereas persons in Zimbabwe are entitled, subject to the provisions of this Constitution, to the fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual specified in this Chapter, and whereas it is the duty of every person to respect and abide by the Constitution and the laws of Zimbabwe, the provisions of this Chapter shall have effect for the purpose of affording protection to those rights and freedoms subject to such limitations on that protection as are contained herein, being limitations designed to ensure that the enjoyment of the said rights and freedoms by any person does not prejudice the public interest or the rights and freedoms of other persons.
[Section substituted by section 6 of Act No. 14 of 1996 (Amendment No. 14)]