SPAR Proteas Begin African Champs Title Defence Campaign

SPAR Proteas Begin African Champs Title Defence Campaign

Fresh from their successful tour of Ireland and Northern Ireland, the SPAR Proteas team will be heading to Namibia where they will be hoping to defend their title as African champions.  The South Africans won the title back in 2019 after a nine year absence from the...
Christel Kotze Determined to take Nambian Rugby to Greater Heights

Christel Kotze Determined to take Nambian Rugby to Greater Heights

Former Namibian national women’s rugby team Vice-Captain, Christel Kotze, is on a mission to put her country on the map after her announcement as coach of the 15s and 7s teams.  On 15 October 2021, the Namibia Rugby Union appointed Kotze who holds a World Rugby level...
Fixtures Announced Ahead of Pent Series

Fixtures Announced Ahead of Pent Series

Six African countries will go head-to-head in the Pent Series netball tournament from 1-5 November 2021, in Windhoek, Namibia. The hosts will welcome Malawi, Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Zambia where fifteen tests will be played. The tournament will see umpires from...
Namibia’s Diana Tjejamba Shines in Scotland

Namibia’s Diana Tjejamba Shines in Scotland

One of the greatest things about Super Netball is the diversity of cultures and playing styles in the athlete group, and the Scottish Super Cup was no different. Several African players featured in the inaugural Super Cup, among these players was Namibia’s Diana...
Preparations Gear Up ahead of AUSC Region 5 Youth Games

Preparations Gear Up ahead of AUSC Region 5 Youth Games

Lesotho are preparing to host the highly anticipated Africa Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 Youth Games from 3-12 December 2021, in the capital city of Maseru. Ten African countries will participate in 11 sports codes with the team sports, including basketball,...
Dorothy Okatch Leading the Way in Basketball Refereeing

Dorothy Okatch Leading the Way in Basketball Refereeing

Dorothy Okatch has overcome many challenges to pursue her passion for basketball as she is currently Botswana’s first female FIBA licensed referee. Born in Uganda, Okatch’s family left her home country in 1987 to settle in Botswana when she was four years old.  Her...