Ministry of Health and Child Care (Zimbabwe)

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Ministry of Health and Child Care
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Coat of Arms of Zimbabwe
Ministry overview
Formed1980
Preceding Ministry
JurisdictionGovernment of Zimbabwe
HeadquartersHarare, Zimbabwe
Ministry executive

The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) is the government ministry responsible for health in Zimbabwe. Obadiah Moyo has headed the ministry since September 2018. The Permanent Secretary is Major General Dr Gerald Gwinji.

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 10 September 2018 ZANU–PF
7 Obediah Moyo 10 September 2018 ZANU–PF

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