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We want maximum points – Mbai
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We want maximum points – Mbai

Augusta Mbai, the head coach of Unam Jaguars, hopes her team will build on their last match’s performance when they take on Afrocat Lions in the MTC Netball Namibia Premier League (NNPL). The second leg begins this weekend, with various matches lined up in Windhoek and Ogongo in the northern part of the country.  On...

Benjamin happy with players’ movement abroad
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Benjamin happy with players’ movement abroad

Limba Mupetami Head coach of the Brave Warriors, Collin Benjamin, has expressed his satisfaction with the increasing number of Namibian players securing opportunities to play football abroad.  He believes that the exodus of players to foreign clubs will benefit the national team by broadening the pool of experienced talent available for selection. Benjamin, who recently...

Farm Bergquell to host Nedbank Rock and Rut XC3
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Farm Bergquell to host Nedbank Rock and Rut XC3

The 2024 Nedbank Rock and Rut XC series will take place at FarmBergquell, situated on the outskirts of Okahandja, tomorrow.  The representative of  the Rock and Rut Mountain Bike Club and event organiser Michael Hennes said the races will be hosted at this new venue, which was commissioned last year, and is expected to give...

Coleman honoured with street renaming at Keetmanshoop
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Coleman honoured with street renaming at Keetmanshoop

KEETMANSHOOP – The Keetmanshoop Municipality on Wednesday renamed a street in the Tseiblaagte residential area in honour of the captain of Namibia’s senior women’s football team, Zenatha Coleman. The municipality started renaming streets at the town in March this year, and this was the 10th street to be renamed. Keetmanshoop mayor McDonald Hanse said the...

Omaheke top 8 set for completion 
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Omaheke top 8 set for completion 

Zebaldt Ngaruka EPUKIRO – The 12th edition of the Omaheke Top 8 football and netball competition will conclude this weekend at Legare Stadium in Gobabis. The first round of the popular tournament kicked off last Saturday with 37 football and 22 netball teams, which are vying for N$36 000, in addition to trophies and medals. ...

Gladiators set sight on Cosafa glory
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Gladiators set sight on Cosafa glory

With Namibia’s quest for the Cosafa women’s championship glory firmly in their sights, the Brave Gladiators are raring to go in a pair of international friendlies against the Lichtenstein national women’s team.  These matches, scheduled for today at 18h00 and Sunday at 10h00, serve as a crucial stepping stone in their preparation for their upcoming...

Nandi-Ndaitwah’s sport transformation vision … emphasises on good infrastructure
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Nandi-Ndaitwah’s sport transformation vision … emphasises on good infrastructure

Sport can significantly contribute to the economic development of Namibia, the well-being of the nation, and empower young people to discover themselves and play a role in shaping their future, said Vice President of Namibia Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah yesterday afternoon at the Old State House in Windhoek.  She candidly said that issues of infrastructure are not...

Personality of the week – Running with Harold Akwenye 
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Personality of the week – Running with Harold Akwenye 

Limba Mupetami When he is not representing the City of Windhoek, Harold Bolla Akwenye is running the city. However, many do not know much about the sheer determination it takes to wake up, lace up and hit the streets to keep fit and healthy. Akwenye, who is the spokesperson of the City of Windhoek, has...