The chairman of the Oshakati Cycling Club (OCC), Salomo Ndeshimona, is appealing for donations from cycling enthusiasts and supporters to allow the club’s members to participate in events on the 2012 national cycling calendar. The club has been in existence since 2008 and is affiliated to the National Cycling Federation.
Horseracing continues its strong comeback to the local sports scene with the Tobie van Wyk Competition to take place at the Rehoboth Turf Club on Saturday.
The weekend saw two of the country’s top domestic league bottom logged teams lock horns in Rundu. A summit that was the last of the first leg and described by many as a battle against relegation.
Members of the disbanded executive committee of the Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) are said to be giving their full cooperation towards preparations for an elective congress, early next year.
What promised to be a fun-filled weekend of football action in the NFA Second Division in the Omusati region, turned out a disappointment for players and supporters as there were no match officials.
Mr Gay Namibia 2011, Wendelinus Hamutenya (29), was assaulted and injured in a homophobic attack on Tuesday (6 December 2011) in the capital. He is now under police protection and two armed officers are stationed in front of his house.
The Deputy Commissioner of Prisons,Tuhafeni Hangula, has issued summons out of the High Court against Informanté and its Editor, after the weekly newspaper published a front page story titled ‘Prison Deputy helps bank-fraudster escape’ last week Thursday.
Susanne Hoff, the Windhoek resident currently in police custody on suspicions that she paid two men to kill her husband, is also believed to be linked to a case of credit card fraud in which her best friend, Countess Ludmilla von Korf, is the prime suspect.
The RDP and several businesses claim that the country’s fishing quotas are mainly allocated to prominent SWAPO members and that those few allocated to members of the opposition are limited to high-ranking parliamentarians in an attempt to bribe them into joining the ruling party.
An unknown witchdoctor, who was probably rushing to an urgent appointment last Sunday, appears to have lost his most crucial charm on the way - a human skull.