Speech - Min Fikile Mbalula - Launch of Rugby Academies - 08 December 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are gathered here, today, to officially launch the most important Academy Project in the history of the Republic of South Africa and rugby. We are here, this afternoon, to resuscitate and putting more life into the sport of rugby in the province of the Eastern Cape. We are assembled here, to launch this outstanding project that has a potential to fundamentally change the face of rugby in the Republic whilst at the same time increasing access to the sport and opening up opportunities for top-flight rugby among young black players in this province and in the Republic.

: 22 March 2012
: Minister Fikile Mbalula
: 2012
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