P250k for Softball Independence tournament

Botswana Softball Association receiving the donation PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG.
Botswana Softball Association receiving the donation PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG.

Botswana Softball Association (BSA) has received P250,000 from Archein hardware in partnership with Capital Value as sponsorship for the Independence tournament.

The sponsorship launch was held on Friday at the Indian High Commission. The Indian High Commissioner to Botswana, Dr Rajesh Ranjan pledged five scholarships for the best players of the tournament to study in India.

Archein hardware managing director, Nikunj Mehta said the P150,000 is for cash prize and P100,000 is for medals and other logistics. Mehta said softball used to be one of the best sporting codes in the country and brought medals from international games. “The intention of this tournament is to restore softball to its glory days.

Editor's Comment
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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