On the 9th of March 2015, Itai Dzamara was abducted from a barber shop in Glen View, Harare. To date, his whereabouts are unknown and we join the family in asking “where is Itai Dzamara? Please bring him back”. however, the following 6 facts about him are to help us to know him more as a person in addition to a political activist:
As the search continues, the following 6 facts about him are to help us to know him more as a person in addition to a political activist:
1. He is married with 2 children
Dzamara is married to Sheffra Mutukudzi and together they have two children, Nokutenda and Nenyasha.
2. He is an animal lover
The family have two dogs that they keep at home. They have interesting names: Mossad (younger, female) and Nikuv (male).
3. He is brother to Patson Dzamara
He is elder brother to Dr. Patson Dzamara, well renowned author, motivational speaker, and leadership consultant. Patson Dzamara shot to fame when he launched 5 books at once in 2014.
4. Started his own newspaper at 29
In 2009 at the age of 29 Itai Dzamara founded his own news publication that focused on investigative journalism. He would later suspend operation in 2014 to concentrate on his Occupy Africa Unity Square initiative.
5. He is a journalist by profession
Itai Dzamara studied Journalism and Mass Communication at Christian College of Southern Africa in the late 1990s and would go on to study Business and Economic Journalism with the University of Zimbabwe in conjunction with Africa Virtual University.
6. He is a ‘Red Devil’
Dzamara is a Manchester United supporter and proudly wears their regalia when moving around.
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All Photos taken from Itai Dzamara Facebook Profile