High riding Township Rollers Township take on Extension Gunners in Unity Cup match at the National Stadium this evening from 7pm. The match has been organised as an effort by Men and Boys to promote Gender Equality and stand against gender based violence. This is in support of the 16 days of activism against violence of Women and children. According to the organisers, the two teams have since been put through workshops on issues of gender-based violence.
Men and Boys for Gender Equality team leader, Desmond Lunga, said their intention is to have workshops for all the 16 beMOBILE premier league teams. It is expected that the involvement of football players in this will help spread the word across. The organisation has joined forces with the International Working Group (IWG) on Women and Sport Botswana to push the fight against gender-based violence in Botswana.