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Hon Maridadi James

  • Affiliation: MDC
  • Chamber: National Assembly
  • Positions: Member of Parliament
  • Constituency: Mabvuku
  • Gender: Male
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Postal address: 42 Wyvern Avenue. Belvedere, Harare


Home Telephone: +263-4-741921

Business Telephone: +263 772289 107

Cell numbers: +263 772 869 498

Marital Status: Married



Academic Achievement

  • Primary : Standard six, De Glae Primary Sch R.S.A
  • Secondary : O Level Cambridge - Mabvuku Secondary School Tertiary A Level AEB - Churchill High School.
  • Tertiary: Diploma in Public Relations (1990) - Zimbabwe Institute of PR Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication(1992) - Christian College of Southern Africa, Higher Diploma Business Studies  (2002)  Zimbabwe Institute of Management Certificate in Finance (2007) - University of Zimbabwe, Post Grad Diploma Business Administration(2009) - Nottingham Trent University UK, MBA Corporate Strategy(2011) - Nottingham Trent University UK MSc Leadership & Change Mgt (March2013) - Leeds Metropolitan University UK
  • Other Training : Certificate - Radio Presenters Course (1995) - British Broadcasting Corporation, Certificate - Senior TV Producers' Course (1996) - Deutsche Welle (Germany), Certificate - Mgt Dev for Snr Radio/TV Presenters(1998) - Commonwealth Broadcasting Association, Certificate - Management Development (2003)- Zimbabwe Institute of Management
    Certificate - Executive Development (2008) - University of Zimbabwe 

Career in General

  • Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority 2004-2009 - General Manager Trust Bank Corporation 2000-2004 Senior Manager: Corporate Communication & Investor Relations. Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation –1992-2000 (National Broadcaster)Senior Producer/ Presenter Radio & TV

Political History / Career

  • Joined the Movement for Democratic Change MDC T at its formation in 1999. Prime Minister's Office 2011-Director of Protocol. Prime Minister 'S Office 2009 – 2011 Chief Spokesperson& Deputy Director of Information

Area of Interest

  • Strategic Management, Media evolution, Performance of the country's state enterprises and local authorities

Any Other Information

  • PhD in Public Management with Leeds Metropolitan University candidate.


  • Reading political history, General research, Public speaking, Watching sport