BAA supports Kenya's bid

Pushing hard: Kenya has hosted  a number of high profile athletics events
Pushing hard: Kenya has hosted a number of high profile athletics events

NAIROBI: Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) has thrown its weight behind Athletics Kenya's bid to host the 2025 World Athletics Championships. 

However, BAA president, Paphane Botlhale said they are yet to receive official communication from Athletics Kenya regarding the bid.

“We are yet to discuss the issue but I do not think we can have a problem with backing the bid. Hosting the championships in Africa will be a huge milestone not only for Kenya but the entire continent,” he said.

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