The Committee on Standing Rules and Orders (CSRO) is mandated, in terms of Sections 237 and 243 of the Constitution, to nominate candidates for possible appointment by His Excellency, the President, to serve on the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission as provided for in Chapter 13 Part 5 of the Constitution.
The CSRO was advised of four (4) vacancies in the said Commission which were going to occur on the expiry of their term of office, In line with the aforesaid mandate, an advertisement was placed in the national newspapers on the 14th February, 2020 requesting the public to nominate persons for possible appointment with a view to filling the said vacant posts. The nomination process closed on the 13th March, 2020. The interviews could however not be held earlier due to the lockdown occasioned by the COVID19 pandemic.
The following twenty-three (23) out of the thirty-two (32) nominated candidates were shortlisted for interviews to be held on the Friday, 3rd July, 2020 in the Senate Chamber, at Parliament Building, corner Third Street and Kwame Nkrumah Avenue, Harare as appended below:
|NAME OF CANDIDATE||INTERVIEW TIME SLOT|
|1. DUBE Ernest, Dr.||09:00|
|2. DUBE – MAZHALE, Maretha, Ms.||09:20|
|3. DZIVA Cowen, Mr.||09:40|
|4. GUDO, Michelle Chic, Ms.||10:00|
|5. GUMBO, Jemina, Ms.||10:20|
|6. GUVAMOMBE, Angeline, Dr.||10:40|
|7. KAJESE, Beauty, Mrs.||11:00|
|8. MACHISA, Okay, Mr.||11:20|
|9. MANDAZA, Mclarence, S. Dr.||11:40|
|10. MANYENDE, Paradzai, Mr.||12:00|
|11. MASVORA, Yvonne, Ms.||12:20|
|12. MATURURE, Simbarashe, Mr.||12:40|
|13. MGUGU, Abigael. T. Ms.||13:00|
|LUNCH BREAK||13:20 – 14:00|
|14. MOYO, Admark. Dr.||14:00|
|15. MOYO, Mandlenkosi Dr.||14:20|
|16. MOYO, Philani, Professor||14:40|
|17. MOYO, Stanley, Mr.||15:00|
|18. MOYO-NGWENYA, Dorothy, Mrs.||15:20|
|19. MUCHECHETERE, Anouya. A. Rev.||15:40|
|20. MUCHECHETERE, Catherine, Dr.||16:00|
|21. MUPUWI, Abraham, Mr.||16:20|
|22. PENDUKA, Brian, Mr.||16:40|
All the above listed candidates are advised to be seated in the National Assembly Chamber, Parliament Building by 08:00hrs. Candidates who are not in the Chamber by the commencement of interviews will be disqualified. They must be wearing facemasks and shall be expected to adhere to all COVID19 protocols as directed by the Ministry of Health and Child Care.
Members of the public are advised that due to the COVID 19 restrictions only a limited number of Members of the public will be allowed into the gallery to witness these interviews. In this regard, Members of the public can follow the day’s proceedings from home through the following social media platforms: ZOOM, Twitter, Facebook Live streaming, etc. Links to these platforms can be obtained by visiting our website www.parliament.gov.zw. We sincerely apologise to our valued stakeholders for having to take this route as we thrive to prevent and minimize the spread of the corona virus.
The CSRO would like to thank all those who responded to our public nomination advert. In addition, Parliament also wants to thank all those who accepted the public nomination to serve on this Commission as we thrive to make our democracy work.