One year on, Olepeng's case still pending

Olopeng
Olopeng

It is now year since First Division North chairperson, Eatametse Olopeng was suspended but there are no signs that his fate would be decided anytime soon.

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) never specified the reasons for the suspension and matters are not helped by the fact that the parties have failed to agree on a date for a hearing.

 In the accusations and counter-accusations, Olopeng says the BFA always sets an inconvenient date for the hearing, while the association insists that the suspended man is full of excuses when summoned to appear before the disciplinary committee.

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