Erick Murai
BornErick Murai
(1971-07-07) July 7, 1971 (age 50)
Mutare
Occupation
  • Politician
  • Member of Parliament
TitleHonorable Member of Parliament
Political partyMDC Alliance

Erick Murai is member of parliament for Highfield East. He contested in the July 2018 elections and won.

Background

Erick Murai was born 7 July 1971 in Mutare.

Political career

Murai joined the MDC on its formation and became a councillor for Ward 24 in Highfield. He became MDC-T and was elected as a member of Parliament of Zimbabwe for Highfield East in the 2013 elections.

He was elected as Member of Parliament for Highfield East in the July 2018 elections.
In the Zimbabwe By-elections (March 2022) he was re-elected to Highfiled East as the CCC candidate. He polled 5610 votes.

Arrest

He was arrested in for convening an illegal gathering together with 17 other activists. They were engaged in running battles with the police as they insisted on holding the rally after they were warned by police it had not been sanctioned. [1]

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