|Alma mater||University of Zimbabwe|
|Organization||Ministry of Mines and Mining development|
Onesimo Mazai Moyo is the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development.. Before he became a permanent secretary, Moyo served as the Chief Executive and General Manager of Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe. Moyo also serves as a Non-Executive Director of GB Holdings Limited and Chairman of the Company’s Audit and Risk Management Committee.
A 2001 United Nations report and a 2002 Global witness report alleged that Moyo was involved in the operations of Cosleg Private Limited , a company implicated in the plunder of natural resources in the DRC.
No information could be found on his age, place of birth, or family.
School / Education
Holds a Masters of Business Administration Degree from the University of Zimbabwe.
Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK).
Service / Career
2018 - appointed Permanent Secretary for Mines and Mining Development Information.
In September 2018, President Emmerson Mnangagwa appointed new permanent secretaries, reassigned others and retired some others, under the Second Republic.
- Deputy Chief Secretary-Presidential Communications: former Secretary for Information, Media and Broadcasting Services George Charamba,
- Secretary to the Service Commissions: Ambassador Jonathan Wutawunashe.
- Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services: TBA.
- Permanent Secretary, Primary and Secondary Education: TBA.
- Permanent Secretary for Defence and War Veterans: retained by Martin Rushwaya
- Permanent Secretary for Finance and Economic Development: George Tongesayi Guvamatanga
- Permanent Secretary for Energy and Power Development: Gloria Magombo.
- Permanent Secretary for Women Affairs, Community, Small and Medium Enterprise Development: Rudo Chitiga.
- Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage: Melusi Matshiya.
- Permanent Secretary for Transport and Infrastructural Development: Amos Marawa.
- Permanent Secretary for Local Government, Public Works and National Housing: George Magosvongwe.
- Permanent Secretary for Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development: Fanuel Tagwira.
- Permanent Secretary for Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate: Ringson Chitsiko (retained).
- Permanent Secretary for Health and Child Care: Brigadier-General Gerald Gwinji (retained).
- Permanent Secretary for Industry and Commerce: Mavis Sibanda
- Permanent Secretary for Environment, Tourism and Hospitality Industry: Munesushe Munodawafa (moving from the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development).
- Permanent Secretary for Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare: James Manzou.
- Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade: Judith Kateera replacing Joey Bimha.
- Permanent Secretary for Mines and Mining Development Information: Onesimo Moyo.
- Permanent Secretary for Communication Technology and Courier Services: Samuel Kundishora (retained).
- Permanent Secretary for Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation: Thokozile Chitepo (former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism and Hospitality Industry).
- Permanent Secretary for Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs: Virginia Mabiza (retained).
President Mnangagwa had also re-assigned senior officials who included permanent secretaries, principal directors and equivalent grades to other duties.
Officials: Abigail Shoniwa, Ambassador Grace Mutandiro, Sibusisiwe Zembe, Ambassador Mary Mubi, Ozias Hove, Clemence Masango, Eghpha Jokomo, Simon Masanga, Eria Phiri, Clifford Matorera, Innocent Tizora.
- MPs give Mines perm sec ‘baptism of fire’ – Nehanda Radio, Nehanda Radio, retrieved: 1 Nov 2018
- Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe Bloomberg - Are you a robot?, retrieved: 1 Nov 2018
- ED reshuffles permanent secretaries, The Herald, Published: 20 September 2018, Retrieved: 17 April 2020