Full Title: Mrs.
Date and Place of Birth: 31st May 1957
Political Party: ZANU PF Constituency: Mutare South
Postal Address: c/o No. 2 Droitwich Ave, Northwood Mt Pleasant Harare
Cell Numbers: 0772 766 754. 0715 515 800
Academic & Professional Qualifications/Training
Primary: Junior Certificate Hartzel High School
Secondary: Chindunduma Youth Academy Gondola Mozambique
Tertiary: University of Zimbabwe
Any Other Form of Training: Military Training (Guerrilla warfare) ZANLA forces, Military wing of ZANU (PF)1975 – 1976 Chimoio Mozambique. Trained as a Political Education Instructor, special areas – Historical and Dialectical Materialism, National Diploma in Secretarial Studies, Harare Polytechnic 1980 – 1981, Diploma In Social Work, Special Area Youth And Community Development - University Of Zambia – Lusaka Campus 1981 – 1983, Certificate In Research And Evaluation – Germany Foundation Of Adult Education 1984 – 1985, Certificate In Interior Deco.
And Design Harare Polytechnic 1989 – 1999, Diploma In Public Relations, Marketing, Sales And Sales Management (LCCI) London UK 1990 – 1991, Diploma In Adult Education ( D Ed) Special Area Training, University Of Zimbabwe – Harare Campus 1988 – 1990, Bachelor’s Degree In Adult Education Programme, University Of Zimbabwe – Harare Campus. Trained as a Diplomat – Diplomatic Training Programme. Ministry Of Foreign Affairs – Harare – Zimbabwe April May 1990.
Political History / Career:
Career in General: Political Education Instructor Chimoio, Mozambique 1976 – 1977, Women's League Assistant Secretary, Mozambique Matola, Secondary School teacher Chindunduma Youth Academy Gondola, Mozambique 1977 – 1978, private secretary grade 1 (one) public service April 1980 – Dec 1980, Senior Research and Planning Officer, Ministry of Youth Sport and Culture, Zimbabwe government 1984 – 1986, Deputy Director Zimbabwe National Youth Council, Zimbabwe government 1986 - 1988, director / Assistant Secretary (research), Ministry of Community, Co- operative Development and Women's Affairs, Zimbabwe Government 1988 –
1990, Acting under Secretary – National Service, Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture, Zimbabwe government 1990 – 1993, member of the House of Assembly Zimbabwe parliament 1995 – 2000
Parliamentary Career: Member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on :
- Finance, Economic and Development Ministries. Member of the Parliamentary select committee on: - Parastatals and State Investments, executive member of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association.
Constitutional commissioner-constitutional commission of 1999
Areas of Interest: Working with women in the areas of empowerment, skills training and business development, Mining and Horticulture Produce
Family Status: First daughter Of The late Dr K.J.M. Chikwinya & Mildred Chikwinya , She has Four Siblings (1 Sister And 2 Brothers) Mother Of One Son, A Grandmother Of Three Boys
Hobbies:She loves travelling and learning more about the world , its people and cultures, cooking, home and gardening and listening to gospel music