More clarity expected from Minister Mthethwa on resumption of non-contact sport

29 May 2020, 9:21 PM
Non-contact sporting codes in the country will get more clarity from the Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, on Saturday morning on the return of sport under lockdown Level 3.
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