His Excellency President Emmerson Mnangagwa has donated USD$200 000 PLUS RTGS$300 000 to the football national team for Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) during a fundraising dinner which was held in Cresta Lodge in Harare yesterday.
The event was targeted to raise at least USD$500 000.
The President, Cde Mnangagwa said the warriors are the true ambassadors of the Zimbabwe as they will be representing the nation in Egypt during AFCON.
The Warriors are already in Egypt and they will play a friendly match against Taita stars of Tanzania as their last practice match on Sunday before taking on the host (Egypt) in the opening match of AFCON ON THE 21ST OF June 2019.
Zimbabwe is in group A. The other teams in Zimbabwe’s group include Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).