Maseru – The ninth edition of the Maseru 2020 Region 5 Youth Games is finally happening tonight as preparations are in action at Setsoto Stadium currently.
The opening ceremony was supposed to be held last year the same month but due to lockdowns influenced by the corona virus spread and threat, the games will be taking place this year.
The African Union Sports Council (AUSC), Regional and Local organizing committees have put all their ample efforts in seeing that the tournament succeeds and meet all protocol of COVID 19.
Meanwhile, some of the football national teams have already started on Wednesday and Thursday to play due to the initial schedule of beginning before the launch.
Zambian football teams have both walked away with a comfortable wins, showing great confidence and entertaining matches.
Participants and all invited guests are expected to avail themselves at their modest apparel as they enjoy and welcome visitors making a successful opening.