Charlton Hwende
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Personal details
Born Charlton Hwende
Political party MDC Alliance
Religion Christian, Catholic

Charlton Hwende is a Zimbabwe politician who was once MDC-T deputy treasurer general. He contested in the July 2018 elections as part of the MDC Alliance. He won becoming Member of Parliament for Kuwadzana East

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Background

Chalton Hwende was born in Chegutu. He did his primary education at Pfupajena Primary School.

Political Career

In July 2013 he contested the Chegutu West MP seat on an MDC-T ticket. He lost to Zanu-PF.

In July 2018 he contested the Kuwadzana East MP seat and won.

Criticism

In July 2016, he was criticised heavily on social media for what was referred to as reckless statements discouraging Zimbabweans from participating in a 2 day stay away called for by Pastor Evan Mawarire of the ThisFlag movement.

Said Hwende:

After the Baba Jukwa experience and then Pastor Makandiwa's weekend prophesy, our supporters must not be misled by Pastors working with Zanu-PF wage a fake revolution. #tajamuka is going to organise more mass protests but not this Wednesday. Dates will be announced"





Some Articles About Charlton Hwende

‘Privatisation Of Netone Expected To Markedly Improve Its Performance’ – Parly Committee Wed Jan 9 2019

Chamisa Faces Arrest For Addressing Crowds At Mbare Musika Without Police Clearance, As Required Under POSA Mon Dec 24 2018

ZANU PF Already Using Two-thirds Majority In Parliament To Frustrate MDC Fri Dec 21 2018

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