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Malawi's AFCON "Juju Man" Rewarded With Residential Stand

Malawi's AFCON

Malawi’s unsung hero at the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in Cameroon, Richard Justin Zawazawa, has been showered with various materials worth over K3 million back in his homeland.

Zawazawa a.k.a Dinho, the Flames’equipment manager, on Friday received a 15 metre by 30-metre plot in Lunzu, Blantyre, 50 bags of cement, 2 000 cement blocks and 50 iron sheets.

The donations were made by Ana a M’mudzi Development Initiative, under the Namasina brand, alongside Malawian owned US-based OC Cosmetics, dog food distribution company Fame Distributors and building material suppliers Quick Point Construction.

That was in addition to the Tecno Camon-18i smartphone plus a 40GB Internet bundle from mobile communication company Airtel Malawi plc.

Speaking in an interview with The Nation, Ana a M’mudzi director Fatima Nkata, a US-based former television personality, said they thought of assisting the 47-year-old for his noble service to the national football team at AFCON. She said:

We would have loved to give a little something to everyone in the team, but we particularly chose to bless Dinho because of the vital work he does in the background and he remains an unsung hero that needs to be celebrated in a special way.

Zawazawa, a Blantyre resident who is married and has five children, appreciated the assistance which comes after some of his compatriots mocked him on social media, calling him the Flames’ “juju man” (witch doctor). He said:

I know these people tried to poke fun at me. However, I was not worried because I knew that while they thought they were despising me, they were actually giving me blessings. I am really grateful for this.

Zawazawa said he started working as a cleaner at the Football Association of Malawi in 2007 before being appointed equipment manager.

More: The Nation


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11 Comments

sadney 3 months ago

Poor reporting especially when we fail to mention what this man has actually done. Am l the only one guessing what really transpired


MuGrade 2 3 months ago

He is an equipment manager for e team....kit boy in layman's terms....
A job well done is being appreciated..

MuGrade 2 3 months ago

We would have loved to give a little something to everyone in the team, but we particularly chose to bless Dinho because of the vital work he does in the background and he remains an unsung hero that needs to be celebrated in a special way.

Skhumba 3 months ago

🙋

Imwe Mbeu 3 months ago

Kana neniwo hako 🤔

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Nkust 3 months ago

Asivo hazvo ka element ke juju pa game re Zimbabwe ne Malawi kaivepo nekuti Zimbabwe yakatanga nekutsvaka gedhe vakomana asi ma chance aipotsa nepaduku duku ndofungao kty Zimbabwe yacho yaivawo ne juju asi rakakundiwa neremalawi


Bright 3 months ago

Haaaa kana vakatadza paye papasina juju

T 3 months ago

Haiwawo hapana apa.
Kana makarohwa nyararai musatinyangadza

Soul jah love 3 months ago

Baba va Bright na Mboko,tsano va Satan


Cde Cimba 3 months ago

Asi Juju rinoingoitwa nevakanaka face here nhai comrade kkk


🤨🤨 3 months ago

Juju ipiko imi munhu akaipa fesi ane juju here musadaro imi



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