Namibia appoints youngest Permanent Secretary

WINDHOEK-She just turned 39 this August and is the rising star of Namibian public administration after the being appointed Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Youth, Sport and National Services, making her the youngest to hold this position in the current dispensation. Meet Emma Kantema-Gaomas former acting executive officer of the Social Security Commission and daughter to retired Kavango regional council chief regional officer, Sebastian Kantema. With effect from September 1, 2017, Kantema-Gaomas has replaced…

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Muna Mania in Brave Warriors triumph

In 2007, he scored the goal that qualified Namibia to the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations against Ethiopia beating them 3-2 on aggregate on September 08 2007. In 2017, he scored the two goals that have qualified Namibia to the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) beating Comoros 2-0 (and guess what, another 3-2 aggregate win). And he wears number 18. Meet Muna Katupose one of our unsung heroes. History has a special spot for him!…

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Indongo/Crawford predictions

Both men are undefeated champions, but Crawford comes in with the most respect, bigger name and the most to lose. There are a few major questions Crawford will have to answer if he is to unify his division. How will he handle his opponent’s combination of length, awkward southpaw style, work rate and sneaky power? Indongo is just under 5’11” with a 71″ reach. He’s longer than Crawford in both instances. This is something Crawford…

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Fresh Twist in Brave Warriors CHAN win as CAF Suspends Swazi Refs

  MBABANE – CAF has suspended FIFA-accredited referee Thulani Sibandze with immediate effect. The lanky referee, who manned an African Nations Championships (CHAN) second leg qualifier between Zimbabwe and Namibia on July 23, was adjudged to have erred in allowing one of the penalty kicks to stand. Zimbabwe had won the game, which was played at Harare National Stadium, by 1-0 but lost 4-5 on penalties. According to the Times of Swaziland, also caught up…

"Fresh Twist in Brave Warriors CHAN win as CAF Suspends Swazi Refs"

‘Denzyl Bruwer would hide Robbie’s passport at airports’

WINDHOEK-A galaxy of prominent football legends and followers have been conveying their condolences to late Brave Warriors mascot Robbie Savage, but it was the Brave Warriors who led the obituaries last night, hours before flying for an international assignment which Robbie would sure have been part of, God-willing. The Brave Warriors Thursday night, hours before the Friday flight to Harare for a CHAN 2nd leg qualifier against the Warriors of Zimbabwe, honored the memory of…

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Frank Fredericks loses mom

Riekie Fredericks, the mother of celebrated Namibian sprinter and Olympian, Frankie Fredericks, this morning suffered a cardiac arrest and passed away at the Roman Catholic hospital in Windhoek. She was 77. Mourners are gathered at 50 Pasteur Street. Riekie is credited for raising Frankie as a single mother in Khomasdal as he took the world by storm. Raising perhaps Namibia’s most iconic sportsperson, Ricky herself was a prolific tennis player during her hey days and…

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N$250 to watch Brave Warriors play Cosafa Quarter-Finals

Interested soccer fanatics have been offered a chance of a lifetime, to travel to South Africa to watch the Brave Warriors play their Cosafa Castle Cup quarterfinal clash against Lesotho on Saturday at Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace in Rustenburg. Two buses have been provided by the government and fans need only bring a passport and N$250. A 36 hour bus trip to South Africa from Namibia usually coasts between N$800 and N$1200. The travels will…

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Robbie hospitalised

WINDHOEK-Popular Namibian football mascot Robbie Savage is under the weather. Robbie (50), as he is affectionately known is currently hospitalised at Katutura hospital 6th floor where he might spend his third day in hospital tomorrow, as diabetes ketoacidosis which is caused by lack of insulin and sky-high blood sugar takes its toll on the ever-green sports fanatic. Robbie rose to prominence with the Namibian sports world in 1998 when then Prime Minister, now President Dr…

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Indongo now set for huge Las Vegas fight

Little-known Namibian police officer Julius is now lined up for a multi-million US dollar Las Vegas super fight after he stopped Ricky Burns in a world champion unification bout on Saturday night in Scotland. Initially the big money-fight was tipped for Burns as pundits wrote-off Indongo. All that has changed with Terence Crawford unbeaten WBC/WBO super lightweight champion (30-0, 21 KOs) and fellow American Adrien Broner (33-2,24 KOs) now eager to put Indongo in a…

"Indongo now set for huge Las Vegas fight"

Champions League Quarterfinal Draw Announced

The big big draw is the game between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid, which makes the Champions League quarterfinals a really tasty prospect. Here is the complete draw: 🔰 Atletico Madrid⭕ 🆚 Leicester City🐺 🔰 Borussia Dortmund💛 🆚 AS Monaco♨ 🔰 FC Bayern Munich📛 🆚 Real Madrid👑 🔰 Juventus🔳 🆚 Barcelona🔷 The team written first in the above matchups will play the first leg at home. The first leg will be played on 11th/12th April…

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