David Hamadziripi

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David Hamadziripi
David Hamadziripi Biography
BornDavid Douglas Hamadziripi
Known forBeing Zimbabwe's Ambassador to South Africa
TitleZimbabwe's Ambassador to South Africa
TermMay 2018-Present
PredecessorIsaac Moyo

David Douglas Hamadziripi is a Zimbabwean diplomat. Hamadziripi is Zimbabwe's Ambassador to South Africa.


In May 2018, David Hamadziripi was appointed Zimbabwe's Ambassador to South Africa by Emmerson Mnangagwa. Hamadziripi replaced Isaac Moyo who was appointed Director-General of the Central Intelligence Organisation in December 2017.[1]

He served as the Acting Secretary in the Foreign Affairs ministry. Hamadziripi was Multilateral Affairs Director in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and once served as Zimbabwe’s Ambassador to France before Robert Mugabe replaced him with Rudo Mabel Chitiga in September 2014.[2]

David Hamadziripi has served on several intergovernmental bodies such as the United Nations and UNESCO. [3]


  1. Mnangagwa Appoints David Hamadziripi As New Ambassador To South Africa, Pindula News, Published: May 4, 2018, Retrieved: January 5, 2022
  2. Zvamaida Murwira, President appoints 17 ambassadors, The Herald, Published: September 20, 2014, Retrieved: January 5, 2022
  3. Thandeka Moyo, New ambassador to SA appointed, The Chronicle, Published: May 7, 2018, Retrieved: January 5, 2022

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