Sport codes shun Athletes Village

Athlets at Athletic Village
Athlets at Athletic Village

Some National Sport Associations (NSA) are shunning the Botswana National Sport Commission’s Athletes village located in Gaborone.

The BNSC acquired the Athletes Village, located in Block 9, from the Botswana Housing Corporation in 2007 and refurbished the facility at a cost of P4 million.

Despite the upgrade, some sport codes have reservations about the facility.

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