Botswana Stadium Scheduled for August Completion

15 July 2010 (Last Updated July 15th, 2010 18:30)

The new Lobatse Stadium in Botswana will be completed next month following several previous delays. The stadium, estimated to cost BWP194m ($27m), has been designed by the country's Department of Building and Engineering Services. The athletics track will be completed by 30 J

The new Lobatse Stadium in Botswana will be completed next month following several previous delays.

The stadium, estimated to cost BWP194m ($27m), has been designed by the country's Department of Building and Engineering Services.

The athletics track will be completed by 30 July while other remaining facilities are on schedule to be completed at the end of August.

The stadium is in compliance with international standards making it fit to host IAAF, CAF, FIFA and other international sporting events, according to mmegi.bw.