James Peter Bassopo-Moyo was an early nationalist, elected to the House of Assembly in 1980.

Personal Details

Born: 9 September 1922, Driefontein Gweru.
Marriage: to Stella Maris Sibanda Asah, with five children.

School / Education

Teachers qualification.
Student of Law (International Law, Prison Law, Private Land Law) while in detention.

Service / Career

1980 - elected House of Assembly, Zanu PF, for Victoria Province Masvingo. [1]
1981 - Deputy Speaker.


Further Reading

  1. [Diana Mitchell, African Nationalist Leaders in Zimbabwe: Who’s Who 1980], "African Nationalist Leaders in Zimbabwe: Who’s Who 1980, (Cannon Press, Salisbury, 1980), Retrieved: 13 January 2022