George Magosvongwe is a Zimbabwean politician and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing. Magosvongwe is former Secretary for Rural Development, Promotion and Preservation of Culture and Heritage. Magosvongwe is a member of the Zanu-PF political party. [1]

George Magosvongwe
Era Government of Zimbabwe



George Magosvongwe was the Secretary of Youth Development, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment until he was reassigned by the former President Robert Mugabe on 23 May 2017. Magosvongwe was reassigned to be the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Rural Development, Promotion and Preservation of National Culture and Heritage. In December 2017 after President Emmerson Mnangagwa's inauguration. Magosvongwe was appointed Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing. [2]


George Magosvongwe is a Board member at the Grain Marketing Board. [3]

Proffesor Moyo Clash

In 2016 when Magosvongwe was the Permanent Secretary for Youth Development, reportedly said he had no knowledge of 100 000 litres of fuel reported to have been donated to the Zimbabwe Youth Council by the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef). This came after the then Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo, reportedly claimed in a Twitter post that he had donated 100 000 litres of fuel bought using Zimdef funds to the Zimbabwe Youth Council. [4]

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  1. President reassigns permanent secretaries , Herald1, Published: 9 December 2017 , Retrieved: 14 March 2018
  2. President reassigns 10 perm secs, Herald, Published: 23 May 2017 , Retrieved: 14 March 2018
  3. Board Members, GMB, Published: , Retrieved: 14 March 2018
  4. Youth Permanent Secretary throws Professor Moyo under bus, Herald3, Published: 28 October 2016 , Retrieved: 14 March 2018