nbc and CNBC Africa sign content sharing MoU

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (nbc) and CNBC Africa signed a memorandum of understanding in Sandton, South Africa. 

The MoU was signed by nbc Director-General Stanley Similo and Afric Business News (ABN) Managing Editor Roberta Naicker, who described the agreement as a new era of official partnership between the two media institutions. 

ABN is the company that manages the CNBC Africa channel on DSTV, which is broadcast across Africa. 

Nangolo wins WBA Super feather-weight African title

Namibian boxer Flame "Special One" Nangolo scooped the WBA Super feather weight title Saturday night by beating Nondana Ncube from Zimbabwe with an unanimous decision at the Nampower Convention Centre in Windhoek.

The event was promoted by the AC Boxing Academy.

Amongst others, Shitana Kareb of Erongo Boxing Club won a 6 rounder heavyweight category by beating Sirongo Kasera on points.

The main supporting bout saw Alfeus Shaanika taking on Stefanus Joshua Kakolo in the junior welterweight division.

The players are focussed and developing well - De Bruyn

The coach of the Richelieu Eagles, Pierre de Bruyn, said that the players are looking focussed in training and are progressing very well.

He said that the players took a well-deserved break as they had to come to terms with their performance at the world cup and all the emotions that surfaced as a result of it.
He believes that a massive reset for the players is required to switch their attention from T20 to the ODI format.

Lüderitz Waterfront ready to host 2022 NASA

There are only two days left before the country's sportsmen and women will be celebrated and honoured for their outstanding performances.

For the first time in the history of the Namibia Annual Sport Awards, Lüderitz in the //Karas region will host the event. 

The event will be staged at the Lüderitz Waterfront Auditorium, formerly known as the Old Power Station, situated in the heart of the harbour town.

Parliamentary Committee takes on nbc leadership over strike aftermath

The Board and Management of the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (nbc) held a consultation meeting with the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resources and Community Development over the effect of the 2021 strike on employees.

This follows regional visits the committee undertook to nbc offices countrywide, in which employees listed a number of concerns, including alleged failure by management to restore the relationships.

Ford defeats Lukas in WBA Intercontinental title fight

This past weekend, Sakaria "Desert Storm" Lukas unfortunately lost against American defending champion Raymond Ford via TKO in the 8th round of their WBA Intercontinental America Featherweight title fight.

In the early hours of Sunday morning, Namibian boxing veteran Sakaria Lukas took on American international Raymond Ford for the WBA Intercontinental America Featherweight title.

Dippenaar wins 2022 Swakop Rally as martin takes championship

The Walvis Bay Motor Club, in conjunction with the National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia, hosted leg eight and thus the last of the 2021/2022 national rally championships this past weekend.

The competition was an exciting spectacle for motor enthusiasts until the very last minute. 

The two-day rally consisted of 12 stages, with four stages held on Friday evening and eight stages on Saturday, which covered a total distance of 132 km.

/Goagoses grateful for opportunity to lead Netball Namibia

The newly elected president of Netball Namibia, Rebekka /Goagoses, said she is greatly appreciative of the nomination and election as President of Netball Namibia by regional executives.

Rebekka /Goagoses has served in various capacities until her appointment as President. She previously held the position of Vice President of Netball Namibia, expressing hope that under the new leadership they would regain the trust of stakeholders and the public.