Category Archives: Frolizi


1968-71 Secretary for External Affairs, ZANU. 1972-73 Treasurer, FROLIZI. 1977-78 Director of the Department of Education and Admin. Secretary, ZANU. 1980 – MP Mashonaland West, ZANU PF, Minister of Information & Tourism, Zimbabwe.  Nathan Shamuyarira was born in 1929, the son of an evangelist in the Methodist Church. For eight years he attended Waddilove Institute and qualified […]


1964-70 External Representative, ZANU. 1971 Chief Representative in East Africa, FROLIZI. 1975 (Sept.) Head of Publicity, Information and Research Bureau, ZLC. Zebediah Gamanya was born at Nyamweda in the Hartley District in about 1936. His father, who was a tailor, became a Methodist in later life. His mother was also a Christian. After attending local primary schools he went […]


  1956-57 First President, African National Youth League (ANYL). 1957-59 Vice-President, ANC. 1961-62 Executive Member, ZAPU (although in detention). 1964 Acting President, PCC (during detention of Joshua Nkomo). 1972 Chairman, FROLIZI. 1974 (Dec.) Member, Executive Committee of ANC. 1975 (Sept.) Secretary, ZLC. James Chikerema was born in May 1925 at Kutama Mission near Salisbury (Harare). His parents were of the Shona tribe; his father, the first […]


1948 Vice-President, African National Congress.1960-61 NDP Executive Member.1962-72 ZAPU Executive Member (London Representative).1972-74 FROLIZI Official.1975 (Sept.) ANC (Muzorewa) in Lusaka.Enoch Dumbutshena was born on 25 April 1920 at Marshall Hartley Mission near Makwiro. His father, Job Dumbutshena, was a member of the Industrial and Commercial Workers’ Union1 during the 1930s. His mother, who was prominent […]