Monday, January 27, 2020

Sports

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In the wake of the coming into effect of the revised Botswana Football Association (BFA) constitution, the Botswana Premier League (BPL) has...

BFA upbeat despite Afcon qualifier fixture changes

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has saluted changes by the African football mother body, CAF, in rescheduling Afcon 2021 qualifiers.

Teams cry as reality of no league sponsorship bites

When the Botswana Premier League (BPL) board agreed to run a league with no prize monies back at the beginning of last...

Johnson’s arrival marks the return of Ngele

Undoubtedly one of the best attacking midfielders in the South African ABSA premiership, Mogakolodi Ngele’s football career has gained yet another lifeline...

Here’s what to expect in football this season

“Do not doubt my motivation, determination, toughness, commitment, perseverance, mental ability nor my desire, most of all do not under- estimate what...

Anxiety awaits Rakgare’s sport merger decision

Uncertainty abounds within the local sports federations as they await a decision from the newly appointed Minister of Sports Tumiso Rakgare on whether or not...

BVF ropes in Brazilian coach ahead of Olympic Qualifiers

The Botswana Volleyball Federation (BVF) appears to be leaving no stone unturned in its endeavour to see the country’s senior Ladies Volleyball team qualify for...

Meet Khalid Niyonzima, a Burundian Motswana who lives the game unconditionally

Niyonzima is an enigma, a philosopher but also a pragmatist of note. In 2000, a Burundian businessman based in Botswana went back home in...

New Era for Botswana Sports as UB High Performance Centre opens Doors

For a long time, local sports administrators and leaders had decried the lack of utilisation of the human resource at the University of Botswana.

Cheers to Francistown chess school

Francistown school of Chess says 2019 has been full of successes and challenges, which all contributed to their growth as an academy.