Ndabaningi Nick Mangwana is a politician, political analyst, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services and a member of Zanu-PF. He was the chairperson of Zanu-PF U.K chapter.
Mangwana was popular with his column View from the diaspora which is published in the local paper, The Herald before moving to Zimbabwe.
As the Chairperson of the UK Chapter he was reported to have led the establishment of Zanu-PF structures within the UK and headed the task-force that engaged with the British Government on the issue of sanctions against Zimbabwe In November 2017, when the Zimbabwe Defence Forces took over the country, Nick released a video saying that Grace Mugabe was still in the country, despite other reports indicating that she had left the country.
Nick Mangwana is married to Priscilla Mangwana, the couple has two boys.
He is reported to have been raised by strong supporters of Zanu- PF, firstly his father Mabasa Mangwana who was senior in the Party Structures in Mashava, and secondly by his brother Munyaradzi Paul Mangwana who is a member of Zanu-PF. He worked as a Corporate Governance Consultant and Quality Improvement Manager in the NHS (UK).
He is also a political analyst of African politics where he writes under the name Nick Mangwana. He produces two articles on politics and governance each week for a daily newspaper and one weekly political journal.
Ndabaningi Nick Mangwana is a member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators. He is also believed to have qualifications in Accounting, Law and Health Sciences.