FIDE President congratulates President of the African Chess Confederation Lewis Ncube

On February 22, the head of FIDE sent a congratulatory letter to the President of the African Chess Confederation Lewis Ncube. The letter, in particular, says:
"Dear Lewis, I am sincerely glad to congratulate you on your 60th birthday! Your outstanding achievements have become an important contribution to improving the image of the world chess – our favorite sport. Your loyalty to the ancient game, modesty, tact and professionalism make you an example for all fans and chess players.

Your role in the popularization of chess, not only in Africa, but throughout the world, cannot be overestimated. Let your anniversary bring together the most sincere of your friends and those who love you. I assure you: the good deeds that you do every day are highly appreciated by all those who know you.
On this wonderful day, I wish you good health, success and happiness for many years."