30th March 2021,
ROHR Zimbabwe Board of Trustees as at 27 March 2020
Chairperson – Paradzai Mapfumo w.e.f. 11/02/2014 (Doubling up as Coordinator / International Director)
Secretary – Edgar Chikuvire w.e.f. 30/07/2007 (Founder)
Treasurer – Delina Mutyambizi w.e.f. 23/06/2018
Spokesperson – Panyika Anselm Karimanzira w.e.f. 11/02/2014
Board Member – Billie Nedie w.e.f. 27/03/2020
ROHR Zimbabwe U.K. Chapter Executive Committee as at 27th September 2020
Nicolate Gwati – Chairperson w.e.f. 27/09/2020 (was Secretary in previous Committee)
Alvina Chibhamu – Secretary w.e.f. 27/09/2020
Vongayi Mufara – Secretary for Information & Publicity (w.e.f. 16.08.2020)
Lilian Tinashe Nleya – Organizing Secretary (was in same post in previous Committee)
Grace Makoni – Treasurer (was in same post in previous Committee)
The U.K. Chapter Executive Committee is the organ that runs the affairs of Restoration of Human Rights (ROHR) Zimbabwe in the UK. This Committee currently comprises of the following members;- Nicolate Gwati (Chairperson), Alvina Chibhamu (Secretary), Vongayi Mufara (Secretary for Information & Publicity, Lilian Tinashe Nleya (Organizing Secretary) and Grace Makoni (Treasurer).
It will be assisted by a standing Secretariat which, in essence is a Coordinating Committee.
In addition, there is an Advocacy & Mentorship Committee which is at the disposal of the UK Chapter Executive Committee for assistance as and when required.
ROHR Zimbabwe Midlands Branch Executive Committee w.e.f. 19 January 2020
Nicolate Gwati – Acting Chairperson (was Secretary in previous Committee)
Nomagugu Sibanda – Secretary
Tsungirirai Kahiya – Acting Information & Publicity Secretary (was Chairperson in previous Committee)
Lilian Nleya – Organizing Secretary (was in same post in previous Committee)
Weston Mupfururirwa – Treasurer (was Committee Member in previous Committee)
Marian Mangani – Fundraiser (was Committee Member in previous Committee)
ROHR Zimbabwe North Branch Executive Committee as at 30th March 2021
Chairperson – Vengai Mutsawu (was Vice Chair in previous committee)
Vice Chairperson – Nontokozo Malaba Ncube (was Committee Member in previous committee)
Secretary – Karen Nhakaniso (w.e.f. 29 February 2020)
Deputy Secretary – Margret Tashayawedu (w.e.f. 28th March 2021)
Information & Publicity Secretary – Petronella Mahachi (w.e.f. 29 February 2020)
Organizing Secretary – Estery Dhliwayo (was Treasurer in previous committee)
Deputy Organizing Secretary – Mavis Harrison Tshuma (w.e.f. 28th March 2021)
Treasurer – Omega Mpofu (w.e.f. 21st January 2021)
Fundraiser – Magadaline Moyo (w.e.f. 29 February 2020)
ROHR Zimbabwe Scotland Branch Executive Committee as at 30th March 2021
Chairperson – Olivia Chamboko (w.e.f. 27/02/2021) (was Chairperson in previous committee)
Vice Chairperson – Alvina Chibhamu w.e.f. 27/02/2021 (was Secretary in previous committee)
Secretary – Masciline Mzondiwa w.e.f. 27/02/2021 (was Deputy Secretary in previous committee)
Information & Publicity Secretary – Thenjiwe Ndlovu (w.e.f. 29 February 2020)
Organizing Secretary – Vongayi Mufara (w.e.f. 20/07/2019)
Treasurer – Harriet Ndlovu (was Deputy Treasurer in previous committee)
Deputy Treasurer – Abigail Wadzanayi Chidavayenzi (was Treasurer in previous committee
Head – Paradzai Mapfumo
Coordinator Midlands – Phylis Chibanguza
Coordinator South – Priscilla Chitsinde
Coordinator North – TBA
Advocacy & Mentorship Sub-Committee w.e.f. 09/07/2016
The following committed senior members of the UK Chapter of ROHR Zimbabwe have been assigned dual advocacy and mentorship roles by the UK based contingent of the Board of Trustees. On the one hand they will focus on promoting our human rights cause (including promoting the networking aspect of our objectives) and our brand whilst on the other hand they will assist the UK Chapter Executive Committee with the running of the affairs of the organization in the UK as and when required. Whilst this dual role is within an ad-hoc context it is hoped that it will evolve into a permanent part of our organizational setup;-
The Advocacy & Mentorship Sub-Committee members are;-
Denis Chikozhero Sibanda
Information & Publicity Sub-Committee
Panyika Anselm Karimanzira – Head
Vongayi Mufara – Regional Secretary Scotland (w.e.f. 16.08.2020)
Petronella Mahachi – Regional Secretary North
Pythias Makonese – Regional Secretary South
Margret Tandi – Regional Secretary Midlands
Shingirayi Kandi (w.e.f. 12.08.2020)
- The ultimate responsibility for all Information & Publicity lies with the International Spokesperson
- The responsibility for Information & Publicity for UK – Chapter lies with the Secretary & Spokesperson – UK.
- All the Regional Secretaries are answerable to the Secretary & Spokesperson – UK
- The Secretary & Spokesperson-UK is (except in in exceptional circumstances) a member of the National Executive Committee of the UK Chapter or such other committee responsible for the running of the affairs of the UK Chapter of ROHR Zimbabwe.
- Media liaison for any event may be delegated to any member of this sub-committee by either the International Spokesperson or the Secretary & Spokesperson – UK.
- The manning of the website(s) may be shared between the International Spokesperson and the Secretary & Spokesperson – UK.
- The manning of social media platforms (e.g. Facebook page(s), Twitter handle(s), You Tube channel(s), Flickr photostream etc may be shared amongst all members of this sub-committee.
- The manning of the blogspot(s) may be shared amongst all members of this sub-committee.
- Any member of the Board of Trustees may play a superintendence role in any of the duties / functions summarised above as and when the need arises.
Constitution Coordinating Sub-Committee (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Panyika Anselm Karimanzira – Chairperson (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Alvina Chibhamu – Secretary (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Shingayi Kandi – Deputy Secretary (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Paradzai Mapfumo – Ex Officio (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Edgar Chikuvire – Ex Officio (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Delina Mutyambizi – Ex Officio (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
Billie Nedie – Ex Officio (w.e.f. 01/03/2020)
This committee was set up at a joint teleconference meeting of the Board of Trustees and the UK Chapter Executive Committee on 1st March 2020.
This is part of efforts to look into the matter of a possible Constitution for ROHR Zimbabwe.
This Committee is responsible for coordinating the exercise of crafting the Constitution of ROHR Zimbabwe.
This Committee does not have the final say in the Constitution. The Committee will draft a Constitution based on ideas from amongst themselves as well as from all ROHR members willing to contribute. This committee will consult as broadly as possible.
This committee may need to make recommendations to the Board of Trustees for necessary amendments to the Deed of Trust & Donation, one of which would be to provide for a Constitution or Constitutions in the Deed.
The final draft of the Constitution will be presented to members of ROHR Zimbabwe for adoption before it becomes an official governance document of ROHR Zimbabwe.
This committee comprise is Chaired by Panyika Anselm Karimanzira. Ms Alvina Chibhamu and Mr Shingirayi Kandi are Secretary and Deputy Secretary respectively. Other members of this committee are Ex Offico (by virtue of being members of the Board of Trustees). They are Paradzai Mapfumo, Edgar Chikuvire, Delina Mutyambizi and Billie Nedie.