Michael Mahendere is a Zimbabwean pastor and musician. He was part of the group Pax Afro and gospel outfit Mahendere brothers. Mahendere is a pastor at United Family International Church. He has had a successful solo career with his album Getting Personal With God II producing hits such as Makanaka Jesu and Mumoyo.

Michael Mahendere
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Born Michael Mahendere
Residence Harare
Nationality Zimbabwean
Citizenship Zimbabwean
  • Pastor
  • Musician
Known for Being a Musician
Spouse(s) Vimbai Mahendere
Relatives Akim, Misheck and Amos
Website ministermahendere.com



Mahendere is the fourth born in a family of seven children and has brothers Akim, Misheck and Amos.[1] He was born on 28 May 1983 and married Vimbai Mahendere in December 2011.[2]


Permican 2016 Awards

Permican 2015 Awards

Zimbabwe Achievers Awards



Music Videos

Minister Michael Mahendere & Direct Worship - Mweya Mutsvene

Janet Manyowa - Kune Muponesi ft. Minister Mahendere

CCAP Voice of Mbare - MUKUNDI ft Minister Michael Mahendere and Macdonald Chidavaenzi

Makanaka Jesu - Pastor Mahendere


  1. Fatima Bulla, Michael Mahendere: A life of prophecy, Sunday Mail, published: June 19, 2016, retrieved: October 18, 2016
  2. About Michael Mahendere, Facebook, published: No Date Given, retrieved: October 18, 2016