Ministry of Health and Child Welfare (Zimbabwe)

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Ministry of Health and Child Welfare of Zimbabwe
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Coat of Arms of Zimbabwe
Ministry overview
Formed 1980
Preceding Ministry
Jurisdiction Government of Zimbabwe
Headquarters Harare, Zimbabwe
Ministry executive

The Ministry of Health and Child Welfare is the government ministry responsible for health in Zimbabwe. David Parirenyatwa has headed the ministry since 2013.

Its oversees:

List of Ministers[edit]

Ministers of Health of Rhodesia (1965–1979)[edit]

No. Name Term start Term end Party
1 Ian Finlay McLean 11 November 1965 1966 RF
2 Rowan Cronjé 1966 1979 RF

Ministers of Health of Zimbabwe Rhodesia (1979)[edit]

No. Name Term start Term end Party
Silas Mundawarara (acting) 1 June 1979 15 August 1979 UANC
1 David Zamchiya 15 August 1979 12 December 1979 ZANU–PF

Ministers of Health and Child Welfare of Zimbabwe (1980–present)[edit]

No. Name Term start Term end Party
1 Herbert Ushewokunze 1980 1982 ZANU–PF
2 Sydney Sekeramayi 1982 1986 ZANU–PF
3 Timothy Stamps 1986 August 2002 ZANU–PF
4 David Parirenyatwa August 2002 13 February 2009 ZANU–PF
5 Henry Madzorera 13 February 2009 10 September 2013 MDC–T
6 David Parirenyatwa 10 September 2013 ZANU–PF
  1. Herbert Ushewokunzwe (1980 – 1982)
  2. Sydney Sekeramayi (1982 – 1986)
  3. Timothy Stamps (1986 – August 2002)
  4. David Parirenyatwa (August 2002 – 13 February 2009)
  5. Henry Madzorera (13 February 2009 – 10 September 2013
  6. David Parirenyatwa (10 September 2013 – present)

References[edit]

The Permanent Secretary is Brigadier Dr G Gwinji