editor's blog

NRU uncertain of senior Rugby league's immediate future

by editor / Apr 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-With the delay of the start of the 2020 domestic rugby league in Namibia due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the Namibia Rugby Union has also been affected and is now looking to restructure rugby business to be aligned with the current conditions and times

Late payment of advance costs to CAS might jeopardise Kauta and Haingura case

by editor / Apr 26, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The pending case between the Namibia Football Association and the Namibia Premier League's Chairman Patrick Kauta and Mpasi Haingura at the Court of Arbitration in Switzerland could soon be dismissed due to the applicants' late payment

Athletes warned against doping during COVID-19 & upcoming winter

by editor / Apr 26, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Athletes warned against doping during COVID-19 & upcoming winter

Tura Magic Coach Eichab prioritises fighting COVID-19

by editor / Apr 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-Tura Magic Coach Fortune Eichab said he is more concerned about the health of the Nation than football at this point in time as he is at the forefront of fighting COVID-19

Athletes turn to TikTok in efforts to keep busy

by editor / Apr 20, 2020 / 0 comments

-With the lockdown being enforced in Namibia, a lot of people are finding it increasingly challenging to keep busy

Hockey activities not spared by COVID-19 - Nel

by editor / Apr 19, 2020 / 0 comments
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-As previously reported on, team sports are particularly hard hit by COVID 19 and Hockey is no exception.
With the lockdown extended until early May, athletes are urged to stick with routines until new development can happen

Nambala urges athletes to register for emergency income grant

by editor / Apr 16, 2020 / 0 comments

-Local para-athlete Johannes Nambala is urging fellow athletes to register for the Emergency Income Grant, which is currently being distributed by the government through the Ministry of Finance

Namibian fly-half keeping fit in Romania

by editor / Apr 16, 2020 / 0 comments

-2019 Rugby World Cup Fly-half Helarius Kisting, who is currently in Romania, spoke to NBC Sport this weekend to tell his story of training and endurance in a faraway country

COVID 19 disrupts HOPSOL youth league

by editor / Apr 13, 2020 / 0 comments
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Hopsol youth soccer league

-The HopSol Youth League has been suspended until further notice, in line with President Geingob's call for a State of Emergency and lockdown of the region due to the spread of COVID-19

New dates for National Youth games still to announced

by editor / Apr 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Chief Administrator of the Namibia Sports Commission, Freddy Mwiya, said the National Youth Games which were scheduled to take place from 28 April - 02 May at Swakopmund have been postponed