The Sunday Mail
GOVERNMENT has set aside $1,2 billion for the refurbishment of sports facilities, including the National Sports Stadium.
The announcement was made by Finance and Economic Development Minister, Professor Mthuli Ncube, while presenting the 2023 Budget on Thursday.
“With regards to sport and recreation, $1,2 billion has been set aside for the rehabilitation and upgrading of sports facilities and recreational centres, with the aim of modernisation to conform to international standards,” he said.
“Some of the priorities include the National Sport Stadium, Khumalo and Magamba Hockey stadiums and refurbishment of Aquatic Complex swimming pools and general purpose halls.”