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African New Zealanders
African New Zealanders are New Zealanders of African descent. They represent less than 0.3% of New Zealand's population, although the number grew substantially during the 1990s.
Notable African New Zealanders
- Addil Somani (born 1967), Ugandan-born cricketer
- Alan Blake (1922–2010), rugby player of African-American descent
- David Nyika (born 1995), boxer of Ugandan descent
- Gareth Evans (born 1991), footballer of Zimbabwean descent
- Gus Nketia (born 1970), Ghanaian-born track and field athlete
- Israel Adesanya (born 1989), Nigerian-born mixed martial artist
- John da Silva (born 1934), former wrestler
- Lesley-Anne Brandt (born 1981), South African-born actress
- Meryl Cassie (born 1984), South African-born actress
- Nneka Okpala (born 1988), athlete of Nigerian descent
- Precious McKenzie (born 1936), South African-born weightlifter
- Tamupiwa Dimairo (born 1996), Zimbabwean-born footballer
- Terefe Ejigu (born 1988), Ethopian-born long distance runner
- African Youth Health and Well-Being: Participatory Action Research Project. Evolve and Victoria University, 2005.