Blue Bulls welcome Patrice Motsepe

File: South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe.


JOHANNESBURG - The Blue Bulls Rugby Union have welcomed Patrice Motsepe into their organisation.

The high profile business tycoon Motsepe bought a 37 percent stake in the Union.

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His part-ownership adds to his growing sporting portfolio.

Motsepe owns successful local football club Mamelodi Sundowns, whom he has transformed into a force in the African game.

The latest move by the Bulls means Motsepe is the joint-majority shareholder, along with Investment company Remgro