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Rundu sports tourney postponed

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Sports

The long-anticipated annual Florinu Guesthouse sports tournament at Rundu, which had been scheduled for the Independence Day weekend, was postponed to the end of May because of the coronavirus pandemic.The annual tournament is the biggest...

NSSU worried about 2019 sport calendar

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Sports

The Namibia School Sport Union is hoping that the Covid-19 pandemic will not affect the entire year's sport development programme. NSSU vice-president Remigius Iyambo said the programme is crucial for talent identification. Iyambo said with...

N$29 million sporting boost

7 months ago - 27 November 2019 | Sports

The sports ministry this month officially received the site for the envisaged Kavango West multipurpose youth centre, which will be constructed to the tune of about N$29 million at Nkurenkuru.Sports minister Erastus Uutoni officially received...

Ondangwa falls in love with karting

8 months ago - 30 October 2019 | Sports

A 37-year-old Ondangwa taxi driver, Johannes Kweyo, says there is nothing more fun and relaxing than the go-kart racing he has been enjoying for the past three weekends.The Ondangwa town council has leased part of...

Saving troubled youngsters through football

9 months ago - 25 September 2019 | Sports

Rundu football team Tura Star United aims to transform the lives of unemployed youngsters by keeping them on the pitch instead of on the streets.In an interview with Ewi lyaNooli, Tura Star United head coach...

Mbappé has big dreams

10 months ago - 28 August 2019 | Sports

A 13-year-old boy from Mpora village in Kavango West dreams of playing for the Namibian national football team.Haushona Thomas, who is a grade 7 learner...

Ondangwa discovers go-karting fun

10 months ago - 28 August 2019 | Sports

The Ondangwa town council is finalising an agreement that will see the council leasing part of the town's showgrounds to Windhoek Go-Karting.Go-karting proved to be...

Rural sports neglected

11 months ago - 31 July 2019 | Sports

The chairperson of the JS Kahonzo third-tier league, Lyvere Voito, has accused government leaders of neglecting sport development in rural areas.Voito made the remark in...

North to host sports awards

11 months ago - 31 July 2019 | Sports

The north is geared up to host the 2019 Namibia Annual Sports Awards (NASA), scheduled for 25 and 26 October.Namibia Sports Commission (NSC) officials, accompanied...

Traditional sport continues at Onamatanga

1 year - 26 June 2019 | Sports

Despite the drought, farmers made their horses available to participate in the annual Onamatanga traditional sporting event.The event grooms the younger generation in horse racing...

Dire need for facilities

1 year - 26 June 2019 | Sports

There is a lack of proper sporting facilities in Kavango West, a situation which negatively affects thousands of young people who have an interest in...

Kavango volleyball in need of support

1 year - 29 May 2019 | Sports

The lack of sports infrastructure and support for the development of volleyball in the two Kavango regions is depriving some talented players of the opportunity...

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Let’s do more for young...

1 year - 24 April 2019 | Sports

LIMBA MUPETAMIDespite losing out on the title in The Namibian Newspaper Cup, team Otjozondjupa Region, coached by Robba Gurirab, have walked away with a lot...

43 teachers attend IAAF accredited...

1 year - 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...

Young Chiefs eye NPL return

1 year - 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...

Discipline key at Rundu Warriors

1 year - 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...

Corporate volleyball is getting better

1 year - 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...

Federation needs boxing ring

1 year - 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...

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