Born on the 31st of January 1977,
He was born at Harare Hospital and grew up in a family of six. Tendai lived in Chitungwiza, which is situated just outside of Harare. He completed his primary education at Seke Eleven and continued with his secondary education at Seke Five High School. Ephrame was the one who inspired him into stone carving.
He formed a partnership between Denny Kanyemba and Erick Jemau during his spare time, he did very well during their period together until he started to work as an individual.
Tendai has experienced many stones such as: Springstone, Opal, Lemon Opal, Cobalt e.t.c. He has sold many of his pieces all over the world to countries such as: U.S.A, Germany, Italy, Canada and many more. He wishes to do many sculptures in the future.