Francistown brace for Botswana Games

Launch: Dignitaries have a closer look at the Games mascot at the launch in Francistown on Monday. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG
Launch: Dignitaries have a closer look at the Games mascot at the launch in Francistown on Monday. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG

FRANCISTOWN: The 2015 Botswana Games that will be hosted in Francistown for the first time, were launched on Monday.

Speaking at the launch, the Minister of Youth Sports and Culture, Thapelo Olopeng said it was critical to host games of this magnitude at different locations across the country.

“This will not only showcase local talent to Botswana at large, but will also improve ownership and support our athletes,” he said.

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