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43 teachers attend IAAF accredited course

1 month - 30 January 2019 | Sports

The Namibia Schools Sport Union (NSSU), in collaboration with Athletics Namibia (AN), conducted a national technical officiating (NTO) course for Oshana athletics officials.A group of 43 teachers participated in the International Association of Athletics Federations...

Young Chiefs eye NPL return

1 month - 30 January 2019 | Sports

Former Namibia Premier League (NPL) side Young Chiefs are hard at work despite a delay in the start of the first division.They are also hoping that the Young African saga may lead to their return...

Discipline key at Rundu Warriors

3 months ago - 28 November 2018 | Sports

Rundu Warriors, a social football team based at Rundu, is focused on grooming players from the community to be responsible and disciplined at all times.Established in 2015, the team was first known as Zim Stars...

Corporate volleyball is getting better

4 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Sports

The Far North Volleyball Association (FNVA) is pleased with the level of volleyball played by corporate companies in the northern regions.Talking to Ewi lyaNooli, Festus Hamutenya of the FNVA said that the level of play...

Federation needs boxing ring

4 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Sports

The Ohangwena Region Boxing Federation urgently needs a boxing ring, which they say will make it easier for them to host tournaments and develop boxers in the region.The federation's chairman, Israel Hamutumbangela, says if they...

Ministry defends Onamatanga games

5 months ago - 26 September 2018 | Sports

The Omusati regional office of the sports ministry says the fact that the annual Onamatanga horse racing and traditional games event is not accredited by...

Rising star inspired by Messi

5 months ago - 26 September 2018 | Sports

Fransisco Silvio, who scooped the award as the best football player at the just-ended 2018 Old Mutual Far North Championship, says he is inspired by...

Life skills taught through sport

6 months ago - 29 August 2018 | Sports

The Northern Grassroots Soccer programme initiated in the Oshikoto Region this month by AB InBev Namibia teaches young people from rural areas life skills in...

Youth revive Okapya football

6 months ago - 29 August 2018 | Sports

Four youth from Okapya near Ondangwa have raised N$15 000 to revive football at the village.According to the youth, when they were growing up, Okapya,...

Sport lights up Onamatanga

7 months ago - 25 July 2018 | Sports

The ninth edition of the annual Onamatanga traditional sporting event took place over the weekend.The event was graced by the participation of the children, who...

School chess tourney a success

7 months ago - 25 July 2018 | Sports

This month 119 learners from 11 schools took part in the second annual northern schools chess tournament, and according to the organisers, it was a...

Community team in need

8 months ago - 27 June 2018 | Sports

A community football team based at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region, which is developing young football players, is in dire need of funding and donations...

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Promoting amateur boxing

9 months ago - 30 May 2018 | Sports

A northern businessman hosted a boxing bonanza in the Ohangwena Region this month where young men had the opportunity to showcase their skills and gain...

A boy and ...

10 months ago - 25 April 2018 | Sports

A BMX cycling club has been established in Omuthiya in Oshikoto Region with the aim of developing a love for cycling in the youth with...

Funds needed for sport complex

10 months ago - 25 April 2018 | Sports

The international relations and cooperation minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah expressed her satisfaction with the 'eshisha' design of the Ondangwa sport field which is expected to be...

Chess sharpens mental abilities

11 months ago - 28 March 2018 | Sports

The University of Namibia (Unam) Oshakati campus chess club chairperson, Boas Mweendeleli, has encouraged fellow Namibians to take an interest in the sport, saying it...

N$150 000 for Easter tourney

11 months ago - 28 March 2018 | Sports

The Easter tournament is open to teams from across Namibia, who are eager to participate in various sport codes, including soccer, netball, basketball, volleyball, athletics...

Poverty shatters sport dreams

1 year - 28 February 2018 | Sports

A lack of necessary sport facilities in the northern regions are shattering both the potential and the dreams of children living there from becoming regional,...

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