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  • Affiliation: Zanu-PF
  • Chamber: National Assembly
  • Constituency: HEADLANDS
  • Gender: Male








Gender                        :Male


Date of Birth   : 21/06/1952


Place of Birth  :Rusape


Title                 : Mr


Status               :Married


House              :  National Assembly


Contact Details


Home Address           :Village 7, Eagle’s Nest, Headlands, MakoniDistrict



Cell Number    :0776235224/0718218357

Landline Number :


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Academic Qualifications (institutions Attended and qualifications attained)


Primary            : Standard 6, Nyamutumbu


Secondary       :St. Augustine’s Mission, ‘A’ Level


Tertiary/University     :

Ø  Roma (National University of Lesotho), Bachelor of Public Administration Degree

Ø  University of Zimbabwe MPA

Ø  Master’s Degree in Public Administration


Ø  Master’s degree in International Relations  ( UZ)



Any other Forms of Training

Ø  Training in District Administration (5 months)- Ministry of Local  Government

Ø  6 months Advanced course in Planning and Management of Rural Development (Birmingham University- UK)

Ø  Provincial Management Course (6 months) ZIPAM

Ø  Management Development course for Permanent Secretaries, Principal Directors and Director (1 week) Harare Sheraton



Parliamentary Career

Ø  June 2015-June 2018 Member of Parliament (MP), Headlands Constituency

Ø  August 2018- August 2023 MP Headlands Constituency

Ø   August – December  2018 Deputy Minister for Local Government


Political History

Ø  15 March 1975- went to Mozambique for the Zimbabwe Liberation Struggle.

Ø  1978-81 went to Roma University, Lesotho

Ø  1979 was one of the founder members of the first ZANU PF Lesotho Branch, in Lesotho and was elected to be the first ZANU PF Chief of Security, Lesotho.

Ø  1987 was elected Chairman of the Chipinge District Unit Accord for ZANU PF and ZAPU PF.

Ø  1988-1992- was elected Manicaland Provincial Committee member ZANU PF and was then elevated to Provincial Secretary for Publicity and Information during the chairmanship of late National Hero Cde Kumbirai Kangai

Ø  1994-2004- was the Manicaland ZANU PF Provincial Secretary for Administration during the Chairmanship of the late National Hero Cde Zororo Willard Duri and Provincial Hero Cde Shadreck Beta.

Ø  2000-2005-was the Provincial Administrator, Mashonaland East.


Career in General

Ø  1972-temporary teacher, Shamu Primary School, Murewa District Mashonaland East.

Ø  1979- While a student at Roma University, Lesotho, was principal (part time) of the world University Service (WUS) night school at the University whose Teachers were voluntary students.

Ø  At Independence was team leader at the ministry of manpower,

Ø  DA and PA for 25 Years

Ø  Director and Principal Director under ministry of Women’s Affairs.

Ø  August- December 2018- Deputy Minister for Local Government


Areas of Interest

Ø  Politics

Ø  Administration

Ø  Reading

Ø  Going to church.