First Lady hails its achievement; caring spirit
Duma FM sport grounds was the place to be on Saturday – August 25 – as Boitumelo Foundation notched up yet another success in its short history.
Through Boitumelo Benefit Concert, they exceeded their P1m fund raising target with multitudes having turned up for the show.
Founded in 2016 by serial entrepreneur Ramachandran Ottapathu – CEO of retail giant Choppies – the foundation s
Happy at the outcome and attendance of the Concert, Ottapathu was upbeat about the future and the contribution his foundation is making.
Among the guests were President Mokgweetsi Masisi and the First Lady Neo Masisi. The First Lady commended the Foundation for having set itself on the path of success in rendering support to the education and health sectors.
She said with 32.4 per cent of the national recurrent budget allocated to health and education sectors; these remain key priorities of Government. “Government is to provide an enabling environment whereby all people living in Botswana have the opportunity to achieve and maintain the highest level of health and wellbeing,” she said.
This, she said, was also in line the Sustainable Development Goal 3, which seeks to ensure healthy lives. ShehailedFforing
Sponsors for this year’s event included , NBB,
Performing artists for the day were with Sky Diving treat offered by the