Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Zimbabwe)

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Zimbabwe is a cabinet ministry of Zimbabwe, responsible for conducting foreign relations of the country.

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List of ministers

The following is a list of Foreign Ministers of Zimbabwe and its historical antecedents since 1956: [1]

No.Name
(Birth–Death)
PortraitTenure
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1956–1963)
1 Sir Roy Welensky
(1907–1991)
Roy welensky.jpg 1956–1963
Southern Rhodesia (1964–1965)
1 Winston Field
(1904–1969)
Winston Field 1960.jpg 1.1.1964 – 14.4.1964 [2]
2 Ian Smith
(1919–2007)
Ian Smith 1950s.jpg 14.4.1964 – 28.8.1964 [2]
3 Clifford Dupont
(1905–1978)
No image.png 28.8.1964 – 1965 [2]
Rhodesia (UDI period, 1965–1979)
1 Ian Smith
(1919–2007)
Ian Smith 1950s.jpg 1965–1966
2 The 7th Duke of Montrose
(1907–1992)
The 7th Duke of Montrose in 1967.jpg 1966–1968
3 Jack Howman
(1919–2000)
No image.png 1968–1974
4 P. K. van der Byl
(1923–1999)
No image.png 1974–1979
Zimbabwe Rhodesia (1979)
1 David Mukome No image.png 1979
Zimbabwe (1980–present)
1 Simon Muzenda
(1922–2003)
No image.png 1980–1981
2 Witness Mangwende
(1946–2005)
No image.png 1981–1988
3 Nathan Shamuyarira
(1928–2014)
No image.png 1988–1995
4 Stan Mudenge
(1941–2012)
No image.png 1995–2005
5 Simbarashe Mumbengegwi
(b. 1945)
Simbarashe Mumbengegwi.jpg 2005–2017
6 Walter Mzembi
(b. 1964)
H.E. Walter Mzembi, Minister of Tourism & Hospitality Industry, Government of Zimbabwe cropped.jpg 2017
Simbarashe Mumbengegwi
(b. 1945)
Acting
Simbarashe Mumbengegwi.jpg 2017
7 Sibusiso Moyo
(b. 1960)
Sibusiso Moyo, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Republic of Zimbabwe (28014487638) (cropped).jpg 2017–present

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References

  1. "Foreign ministers S–Z". rulers.org. B. Schemmel. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  2. 1 2 3 http://ir.uz.ac.zw/jspui/bitstream/10646/3684/1/Willson_Holders_of_Administrative_and_Ministerial_office_1894_1964.pdf