Chess president intends to continue despite opposition

The Botswana Chess Federation (BCF) president, Tshenolo Maruatona has vowed to complete his four-year term despite opposition from some quarters.

His critics argue he has not done enough to develop the sport. Among other accusations, some affiliates feel certain players do not deserve their places in the national team. But Maruatona who is in his second year, said he intends to finish his term.

He said the four-year term might seem long, but is meant to give the executive committee to execute its mandate.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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