Why Mnangagwa's been wooing Zimbabwe's white sports heroes | Breaking News

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Why Mnangagwa's been wooing Zimbabwe's white sports heroes | Breaking News

Sport in general, and particularly gifted sports people, have been known to rouse feelings of national unity. In the process, they instil a sense of patriotism and pride in their countries. Good examples include George Weah, the soccer legend from Liberia now the president of his country and Imran Khan, the cricketing star from Pakistan, now its prime minister. Notable sports figures have managed, to some extent, to unify their troubled nations. In the process they have shown how powerful a force sport can be. This salient observation has not escaped Zimbabwe's newly elected president, Emmerson Mnangagwa. In a bid to restore and paper over the badly damaged relations between the governing Zanu-PF party and the country's white community both inside and outside Zimbabwe, Mnangagwa has appointed the former swimming sensation, Kirsty Coventry as Minister of Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation. The 35-year-old is a seven time Olympic medallist. She is the only African to break the 1:00 min ba...

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