Obert Masaraure

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Obert Masaraure
EducationBachelor's of Science degree with Honors in Chemical Technology
Alma materUtrecht University, University of Zimbabwe, Midlands State University, Masvingo Polytechnic
Spouse(s)Sabrina Kundai Chambara

Obert Masarause is an educator, activist and trade union leader in Zimbabwe. He is the current president of the Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe. He has been arrested several times while organising for the rights of rural teachers.

In January 2019, following the ARTUZ demonstrations and subsequent ZCTU Stayaway triggered January 2019 Protests, Masaraure was arrested and charged with Subverting A Constitutionally Elected Government, which is a serious charge of treason in Zimbabwe.


  • Masaraure is a Mandela Washington Fellow.