Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Sports

Taylor made for BFA?

Gofaone Taylor has barely warmed her seat at the Botswana Football Association (BFA)’s Lekidi headquarters. Yet signs are that she will have more to contend...

‘Troubled’ Olympic hopeful Baboloki Thebe chases the Holy Grail

As 400m Olympic hopeful Baboloki Thebe settles in his old new surroundings in Ivory Coast, he seems oblivious of the chaos his sudden departure...

Football league season called off

The Covid-19 disruptions in sport have forced the elite league to chalk off the 2020/21 season.  This was confirmed by Botswana Football League task team...

Naivety, honesty or sabotage?

Mystery surrounds what happened on the day Botswana hosted Zimbabwe in the penultimate Afcon qualifiers at the Obed Itani Chilume Stadium on March 25th. A...

Sport suspension threatens women football

Women football will be the biggest loser from the ongoing suspension of sporting activities. Prior to suspension of sporting activities, women football was on the...

BFA lures local coaches

Following a lackluster performance by Zebras gaffer Adel Amrouche since he took over as the Zebras mentor two years ago, the Belgian tactician is...

BFA makes history by appointing first woman CEO

On April 1st Goabaone Taylor became the first female chief executive officer (CEO) at the Botswana Football Association – an appointment that has been...

Pandemic causes sport federations to team up

As Covid-19 continues to ravage Botswana’s economy the sport sector, which has struggled with sponsorships for a long time, is feeling the pinch. For over...

A Race Against Time for Botswana to Tokyo Olympics

Botswana is in a race against time to qualify some of her top stars and relay teams for the upcoming Tokyo 2020/1 Olympics. With just...

Football counts the cost of Covid-19

For some years now football income has been generated through gate takings. With new regulations, the #bring back football must also sit down and...