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Nyasha Chikwinya
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Nationality Zimbabwean
Citizenship Zimbabwe
Occupation Politician
Known for Being a Member of Parliament
Political party

Nyasha Chikwinya is the Minister of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development as well as house of Assembly representative for Mutare South Constituency.

Political career

Chikwinya rose to prominence in political circles when she was elected member of the house of assembly for Mutare South Constituency.

Stance On Gender-Related Issues

Nyasha Chikwinya has been very vocal on gender-related issues. In a parliamentary meeting she once remarked that according to her own research, males who sexually abuse women were poor performers in bed hence their exploitative habits with younger women, she also argued that these men feared women of their age for fear of disappointing them.[1] She is also a prominent activist who advocates for the imposition of stiffer penalties on sex offenders.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Farirai Machivenyika Khumalo dares rapists as Chikwinya calls them rapists, The Herald, Published: May 14, 2014, Retrieved: July 6, 2015