Uzumba Maramba Pfungwe
Uzumba-Maramba-Pfungwe, also known as UMP, is a district of Mashonaland East Province. The area is inhabited by the Zezuru Shona people. The staple food crop is maize.
UMP is divided into two legislative constituencies;
- Uzumba Constituency which consists of Nakiwa, Uzumba, Muswe, Nyadiri, and
- Karimbika and Maramba-Pfungwe Constituency which consists of the Mutawatawa, Borera, Dindi, Kafura, Chitsungo and Mutawatawa areas.
Simbaneuta Mudarikwa contested in the 2018 harmonized elections and won resoundingly with 21 405 votes.
- Kenneth Mutiwokuziva of Zanu PF with 27 748 votes,
- Bonomali Marere of MDC with 2 128 votes,
- Moses Madakuenda of UP with 560 votes.
The Mbende Jerusarema dance of the Zezuru Shona people of Uzumba-Maramba-Pfungwe is considered by UNESCO as an important part of the intangible culture of Zimbabwe.