Robert Mugabe’s man Walter Mzembi loses UNWTO contest

African Union sponsored candidate Walter Mzembi has narrowly lost to Georgia’s Zurab Polilakashvilli in a tightly contested United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) election for Secretary General.

Mzembi who led in the first round, eventually lost in the second round after getting 15 votes, three short of his rival’s 18.

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