Melusi Machiya, the former Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage, was moved to the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprises Development in November 2019.

Personal Details

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School / Education

No information could be found on her Junior or High School, or any tertiary education.

Service / Career

Formerly Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage.
2019 - moved to Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprises Development.

Events

President Emmerson Mnangagwa made new government appointments in November 2019. The appointments, announced by Misheck Sibanda, were made in terms of Section 205 (1) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No.20) Act 2013 and were with immediate effect.

  • Chief of Protocol: Former ambassador Chitsaka Chipaziwa, replacing Munyaradzi Kajese retired.
  • President’s Secretariat in the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC): Raphael Faranisi (created post).
  • Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage: former deputy director-general of the Central Intelligence Organisation Aaron Nhepera, replaced Melusi Machiya.
  • Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprises Development: Melusi Machiya.
  • Rudo Chitiga was moved to the OPC while awaiting reassignment, from Former Women’s Affairs Secretary.
  • Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing: Zvinechimwe Churu, replacing George Magosvongwe (awaiting reassignment).

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  1. ED makes senior appointments, Newsday, Published: 7 November 2019, Retrieved: 17 April 2020