The launch of the Pick n Pay Primary Schools’U15s Football Development Programme. These were Honourable Minister David Ngcamphalala who is the Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture and Honourable Minister Phineas Magagula who is the Minister of Education and Training. The presence of both ministers’ this event, showed government’s support towards football development in the country.
The Minister of Sports, Culture and Youth Affairs highlighted His Majesty’s Government towards the development of football in the country and the role that the private sector can play in doing so. His Majesty’s Government encourages such investments as they enhance the development of the sport in the country”, he said.
On the other hand, the Minister of Education and Training, also expressed His Majesty’s Government’s support and excitement towards this initiative. “This sport promotes discipline, self-motivation, team work and physical fitness which is very much key in the development of a child, thus as government, we are very much happy and excited with this football development programme’’, he said.