Happymore Chidziva aka Leader Cde Bvondo
Popularly known as Leader Bvondo, a name derived from his fearless and radical reputation, Happymore Chidziva was born on the 27th of December 1980.
His political career cocooned during his early days at Torwood where he started off as an ordinary employee at ZISCO Steel in 1999 before proceeding to join the Movement of Democratic Change at the end of the same year and rose on ranks from there on. His passion for leadership accorded him many competitive positions in the party structures. He started from humble beginnings as a vibrant Youth Organiser at ward level in Redcliff and later became Ward Chairperson, proceeded to become the Youth Vice Chairman at Midlands North, was appointed National youth deputy Secretary for Defence and Security in 2006,Then 2011 National youth secretary for defense and security. He was then elected National Deputy Youth Organising Secretary in 2012 and fought his way to the prestigious position of National Youth Chairman in 2014.
Leader Bvondo has always had the will and resolve of a great leader. It was through his passion for activism and the general love for the people that he was and is able to not only commanded great support and reverence from fellow cadres but to also emerge a formidable enemy to the incumbent regime. He faced many unlawful arrests orchestrated to pioneer his demise at the hands of the unapologetic authoritarian regime for the crime of holding constitutional demonstrations aimed at representing the will of the people (the mandate of a true patriot). He was an active member of the Tajamuka Campaigns, Hashtag This Flag, Bereka Mwana Tiende Campaign, My Zimbabwe Campaign and has led several demonstrations nationwide against brutal and corrupt systems.
In 2019, he was appointed MDC Alliance National Deputy organising Secretary. Currently, he is the MDC Secretary for rural mobilisation and strategy in the President’s office.
He is currently pursuing further academic studies in Development Studies under the Midlands State University.