Manyuchi offered citizenship

Charles Manyuchi
Charles Manyuchi

Government has offered Zambian Citizenship to Zimbabwean born boxer Charles Manyuchi.

And Manyuchi who plies his trade in Zambia says he is grateful to the Zambian government for the offer and says he will soon make his decision known.


Manyuchi says he is still consulting and that he will make his decision known at an appropriate time.

He says the government of Zambia approached him and asked him to consider taking up Zambian citizenship.


Manyuchi was speaking on arrival at the Kenneth Kaunda International airport from Italy where he successfully defended the WBC international title.

And Manyuchi says he is now ready to fight any boxer in the world after defeating Giancluca Frezza of Italy.


And Oriental Boxing Promotion Manager Chris Malunga says Manyuchi has now entered the green category and will now go for the WBC silverware.

Manyuchi who pocketed $12,000 was received by Sports Fans Association President Pastor Peter Makembo and his brass band.