Stanbic injects P250,000 into swimming championships

Taking a plunge:Botswana hosts the CANA Zone  IV tournament early next year
Taking a plunge:Botswana hosts the CANA Zone IV tournament early next year

Stanbic Bank Botswana has injected P250,000 into the 2020 CANA Zone IV Swimming Championships to be held in Gaborone, early next year.

The Championships are scheduled for February 20 to 23 at the University of Botswana swimming pool.

Speaking at the sponsorship launch in Gaborone on Wednesday, Stanbic Bank Botswana head of corporate investment banking, Shepherd Aisam said the bank has recognised that they had a role to play in the development of sport in the country after realisation that sport can be a career opportunity.

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