Former Sports And Recreation Commission board member Aisha Tsimba Nyamweda has passed on.
Aisha Tsimba is a sister to Kennedy Tsimba and the late “The Black Diamond” Richard Tsimba the first black to captain the Zimbabwe Sables. She was appointed as the national president of women’s rugby and vice president of ZRU in 2011.
She later resigned from her post at Zimbabwe Rugby Union after she was appointed as a board member by the Sports and Recreation Commission in 2013 Tsimba also served as a member of the Zimbabwe Premier League disciplinary committee member.
A banker by profession Aisha was instrumental in making sure that Stanbic Bank refurbished tennis court at the Harare Sports Club to meet international level.
She also played basketball for Cameo ladies basketball team.